Anna considers herself a neurodiversity-affirming therapist. Anna appreciates and accepts differences in how children think, learn, process, and perceive information. She believes in a child-led, strengths-based approach to therapy. Anna has participated in continuing education opportunities to increase her knowledge of neurodiversity affirming practices. Her areas of special interest include Autism and AAC (Alternative/Augmentative Communication). She is trained in the Natural Language Acquisition approach and is passionate about educating others on gestalt language processors and how to treat delayed echolalia.
Anna is a native to the Charlotte area. She is married and has two boys. In her free time Anna enjoys working out and traveling.
Kim is married and has one teenager. When not at work, she enjoys gardening, travel and new adventures.
Missy has experience working with children, adolescents and adults with a wide range of communication and eating difficulties from a variety of settings including private practice, schools, hospitals and long term care facilities. She has received training in Orton-Gillingham, Wilson and Linda Mood Bell literacy training programs and is a Certified Practitioner for integrated Listening systems (iLs). Missy is an ASHA certified and NC licensed Speech-Language Pathologist.
Her special interest areas include articulation, feeding/swallowing (dysphagia) therapy and early and school aged literacy training for students with Dyslexia and other learning disabilities.
When not at work, Missy enjoys spending time with her husband and their two boys, going to sporting events, cooking and rescuing dogs in need.
Her areas of professional interest include early language development, language disorders, articulation, and pediatric hearing loss.
Maggie enjoys reading, spending time in the NC mountains with her family, cheering on the Tar Heels and exploring Charlotte in her free time.
When you can’t find Makenna at the office, you can find her exploring NC and local coffee shops, traveling, walking her puppy, Piper, or boating with friends and family.