We welcome Sara Palazzo, M.A., CCC-SLP and Kate Macleod, M.A., CF-SLP to our department!!
TELEPRACTICE TRAINING: October 5 & 6, 2017 CLICK HEREfor agenda and information to sign up!
The only program in the US to be accredited to provide speech telepractice training by the American Telemedicine Association (ATA).
Meet Our Telepractice Team!!
Ashland, Ph.D., CCC-SLP: Dr. Ashland provides consultation, evaluation and
treatment of feeding and swallowing disorders and anchors The Pediatric Feeding
and Swallowing Center of Maine team. She previously worked at Massachusetts
General Hospital and was a member of the pediatric feeding/swallowing and
craniofacial teams. Dr. Ashland is a well-known expert in her field having
written book chapters and journal articles about pediatric swallowing. She also
provides direct speech therapy services with children for both in-person and
telepractice delivery approaches.
Jessica Wilbur, M.A., CCC-SLP: Jessie provides speech telepractice to preschool and school-aged children. She has presented at ASHA national conference on topics of coaching teachers and effective practices in telepractice. Jessie is well known and regarded as one of the best at providing speech telepractice according to our parent and eHelper surveys. Jessie also has excellent expertise working with students having dysfluency and stuttering. Danielle
Fossa, M.S., CCC-SLP: Danielle provides in-person and telepractice services
to preschool and school-aged children. She alsoworks with
adults with swallowing disorders from around Maine utilizing online video
telehealth therapy. She is nationally certified in the Lee Silverman Voice
Treatment, a scientific treatment for voice disorders in Parkinson's disease.
Cathy Gerrish, COTA: Cathy provides high quality in-person and telepractice OT services to preschool and school-aged students. She has extensive experience working in local preschool settings. Cathy provides aquatic therapy services at the local YMCA. Known as a great collaborator and support for teachers and parents, Cathy brings a family systems approach to her therapy.
Pediatric Feeding & Swallowing Center of Maine: Click Here for more details on our services!
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