Emily is a Phoenix native who received her Bachelor’s in Speech and Hearing Science from Arizona State University in 2013. From there, she then went on to earn her Master’s in Speech-Language Pathology at SUNY College at Buffalo. After completing her education in New York, Emily relocated to Nashville to escape the long, snowy winters. She worked in Nashville for over four years providing intervention to the pediatric and young adult populations in both private practice and school-based settings before returning home to Arizona. Emily is an ASHA certified and state licensed SLP with extensive professional experience in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of disorders affecting communication, including the areas of expressive and receptive language, fluency, pragmatic language, articulation and phonology, and motor based speech disorders. She has clinical experience with developmental and cognitive disabilities, the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, traumatic brain injuries, central auditory processing disorder (CAPD) and visual impairments. Her areas of special interest and expertise include working with children on the Autism spectrum, augmentative alternative communication (AAC), fluency disorders, early intervention and Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS). Additionally, Emily is trained in the treatment of sensory and oral motor based feeding disorders. In her spare time, she enjoys dancing, true crime documentaries/podcasts and spending time with her family and friends, including her Dachshund mix, Shay.