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Nicole A. Ceppaglia, MS, CCC-SLP
Location: New York, USA.
Areas of Expertise: SNF setting, dementia care, cognitive therapy with early to late stage dementia, end of life care, sensory therapy with late stage dementia.
Veronica Immethun, MS, CCC-SLP
Location: Missouri, USA.
Areas of Expertise: Inpatient rehab, SNF, stroke, dementia, medically complex patients, dysphagia and ethics, Vital Stim, Modified Barium Swallow Studies, coma sensory stimulation, student supervision.
Mallory Miracle, MA, MS, CCC-SLP
Location: Kentucky, USA.
Areas of Expertise: Cognitive-communication deficit, dysphagia, stroke, brain injury, dementia, VitalStim, counseling as appropriate.
Shannon Crow, MS, CCC-SLP
Location: California, USA.
Areas of Expertise: 1) Dysphagia – MBSImP certified, MDTP certified, Ampcare ESP certified, perform MBSS competency training, well versed in biofeedback modalities 2) AAC with adult users– ATP certified, 3) aphasia – use the LPPA and am well versed in multiple evidenced based treatments for aphasia 4) cognition, 5) inpatient rehabilitation & stroke rehabilitation
Michelle Reno MS, CCC-SLP
Location: Texas, USA.
Areas of Expertise: Adults, cognition, dementia, dysphagia.
Minda Butler, MS, CCC-SLP, CBIS
Location: Florida, USA.
Areas of Expertise: Aphasia, dysphagia, adult apraxia, dysphonia, parkinson's disease, brain injury, tracheostomy, ventilators, FEES, MBS, dysarthria, cognition, SNF, inpatient rehab, LTAC, memory, dementia.
Colleen Smagala-DeVane, MS, CCC-SLP
Location: Washington, USA.
Areas of Expertise: LVST Certified, Cog rehab with focus on functional prob solving/safety and fall risk prevention, caregiver/nursing education for dementia patients, MDTP certified.
Megan Pellettiere, MS, CCC-SLP
Location: New Jersey, USA. (Currently residing in Belgium)
Areas of Expertise: Dementia, cognitive decline, Parkinson's, ALS, aphasia, early intervention.
Gina VanDeusen, MA, CCC-SLP
Location: Maine, USA
Areas of Expertise: Aphasia, dysphagia, motor speech, voice, AAC, pediatric speech and language, cognitive-linguistic deficits, neurogenic disorders. LSVT certified, McNeill Dysphagia Therapy Program certified, Speak Out! certified.
Allison McGee, MSP, CCC-SLP, CDP
Location: South Carolina
Areas of Expertise: Long term care, post-acute care, geriatric speech therapy, SNF, Medicare reimbursement, Interprofessional Practice, graduate student supervision, advocacy, leadership, FEES trained.
Lisa M Lachance, MA, CCC-SLP
Location: California, USA
Areas of Expertise: Adults, dysphagia, aphasia, voice, motor speech disorders, interprofessional education.
Hilary Diefenbach, MA, CCC-SLP, CBIST
Location: Colorado, USA
Areas of Expertise: Mild traumatic brain injury, veteran's health, acquired brain injury, interdisciplinary care for complex sequelae of traumatic injury (e.g., PTSD, optokinetic dysfunction).
Bettina Weldon Gibbs, MS, CCC-SLP
Location: Alabama, USA
Areas of Expertise: Dysphagia, trach management, TBI, aphasia, dysarthria, voice.
Lauren Schwabish MS, CCC-SLP
Location: Virginia, USA
Areas of Expertise: Person-centered assessment and goal setting for patients with stroke, acquired brain injury; clinical writing; in-service development; professional goal planning.
Kelli A. Uitenham, CScD, CCC-SLP
Areas of Expertise: Dementia, aphasia, Parkinson's disease, stroke, dysphagia, fluency, articulation, accent modification, voice
Meghin Boryan, M.S., CCC-SLP
Areas of Expertise: Adults, pediatrics, LSVT Loud certified, Speak Out certified, Vital Stim certified, dysphagia, modified barium swallow studies, voice, cognitive-communication deficits, dementia, Positive Approach to Care trainer, head/neck cancer, goal writing for patient-centered outcomes
Dr. Porsche' Battle, SLPD, CCC-SLP
Location: South Carolina, USA
Areas of Expertise: Dysphagia, stroke, aphasia, Parkinson's disease, management and leadership roles.
Maria Turcotte, MS, CCC-SLP
Location: New York, USA
Areas of Expertise: Acute care (community hospital), SNF (short-term and long-term care), per diem work/roles, job searching and interviewing, dementia, geriatrics, end of life care, palliative care, IDDSI, interdisciplinary collaboration, in-service creation, advocacy, policy, insurance, health literacy, career goal development
Allison E. Cover, MS, OTRL/L
Location: Pennsylvania, USA.
Areas of Expertise: Geriatrics, acute care rehabilitation, Optima documentation.
John Vincent Rider, PhD(c), MS, OTR/L, MSCS, CEAS
Location: Nevada, USA.
Areas of Expertise: Orthopedic rehabilitation, neurological rehabilitation, neurodegenerative disorders, adults and older adults, chronic conditions, pain, ergonomics, functional cognition, fear avoidance, mental health, acceptance and commitment therapy, motivational interviewing, primary care, anatomy.
Megan Wilkinson, OTR/L
Location: Texas, USA.
Areas of Expertise: Neurorehabilitation with emphasis in TBI, CVA, and SCI, community re-integration, interdisciplinary therapy, functional cognition and vision deficits.
Sarah Beth McCadden OTD, MS, OTR/L
Location: Virginia, USA.
Areas of Expertise: Inpatient rehabilitation, skilled nursing facility, treatment of the adult neurological client, treatment of the geriatric population in the SNF setting and outpatient, hospital management, program development, hospital policy development, student program development, mentorship at hospital setting, interdisciplinary practice, academia.
Bernice Nemtzov, COTA/L
Location: New York and New Jersey, USA.
Areas of Expertise: Sub acute and long term care, geriatrics and physical rehab, Medicare documentation requirements, CASAMBA, Rehab Optima and NetHealth documentation, CPAM certification in physical modalities.