Nicole Edwin, MS, CCC-SLP, CLC graduated with a Master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology from Fontbonne University in May 2014. She is a certified member of the American Speech and Hearing Association and is an active member in the Division of Swallowing Disorders for the national organization (Div13) and is a Certified Lactation Counselor through the Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice.
Nicole has worked in a variety of settings including: acute rehab, transitional/inpatient care, outpatient services, schools and skilled nursing facilities. She has treated a wide range of individuals from newborns to geriatrics. Nicole has spent the majority of her clinical experience as a pediatric speech therapist in the outpatient setting. In that time she developed a passion for pediatric swallowing, with a specific interest in breastfeeding newborns. Nicole has developed a skillset in the area of infant feeding difficulty associated with Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders, such as lip and tongue ties. Nicole has experience working with a wide range of children with varying disorders, to include: Dysphagia, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Traumatic Brain Injury, Apraxia of speech, Dysarthria, Dysfluency, Down Syndrome, Articulation Disorders, Expressive/Receptive Language Disorders, Speech Delay, Sensory Processing Disorder, Cerebral Palsy, Laryngomalacia, Developmental Delay, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, ADHD/ADD, and newborns/infants/children with feeding difficulties.
Infant Feeding Specialist/Speech Language
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