Meredith graduated with honors from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders. She earned a Master of Science Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Appalachian State University.
Meredith is a pediatric speech-language pathologist providing services in the Raleigh office or via teletherapy. Her professional experience includes assessment and intervention of developmental delays, receptive and expressive language disorders, articulation disorders, language-based literacy disorders, and oral motor disorders, including Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS) and dysarthria. She is familiar with several alternative and augmentative communication systems, including the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS), baby sign language, and language acquisition through motor planning (LAMP Words for Life) on Accent devices, PRiO devices, and iPads. Meredith’s therapeutic areas of interest include increasing a child’s accepted food repertoire by targeting the safe manipulation of new foods and textures, articulation therapy for ‘R’ sounds, treatment of phonological processing disorders, and working with the Down Syndrome population.
Meredith has received specialized training in the assessment and intervention of pediatric feeding disorders, and orofacial myofunctional disorders, including tongue thrusts, ankyloglossia (tongue ties), and oral dysphagia.
Meredith is a certified provider in LSVT LOUD, AmpCare-Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation, and a level 2 provider in the Positive Parenting Program (Triple P). She is also a recipient of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association ACE Award.
Meredith is a Raleigh, North Carolina native. In her spare time, she enjoys local markets, music events, and baking.