Emily W, MS, CCC-SLP

Where are you from? Chicago.
What did you study?MS in Speech-Language Pathology with Concentration in Medical Speech Pathology,
MGH Institute of Health Professions

BA with Honors in the Major in Communication Sciences & Disorders,
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Professional bio?I earned my Masters with a concentration in Medical Speech Pathology at the MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston. After graduating in 2017, I completed my clinical fellowship in Early Intervention. Working closely with children and their families has brought me some of my most rewarding experiences. In addition to working at Blue Bird, I work part-time with adults at Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital and Mount Sinai Hospital.
What do you specialize in? Early Intervention Specialist, Family Education and Coaching, Phonological and Articulation Disorders, Receptive and Expressive Language Disorders, Cognitive Communication Disorders (TBI), and Dysphagia.
Coffee or Tea?Coffee.
What you do consider your greatest accomplishment? Running my first marathon in Chicago (2018).
Books or Movies?Movies.
Where would you go on your dream vacation?Greece or the Maldives.
What is your favorite children’s book? The Giving Tree & Goodnight Moon.
What skill are you most proud of? My patience, determination, and ability to connect with people from diverse backgrounds.
Winter or Summer?Summer!
Speech-Language Pathologist
Blue Bird Day Staff and Emily W