Emily Byram, M.S., CCC-SLP, LSLS CERT AVT

 

Emily Byram graduated with highest distinction from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill with a double major in Communication Sciences and Psychology. She continued her studies there to receive a B.S. in Speech-Language Pathology, receiving a U.S. Department of Education Social Inclusion Grant. She completed her clinical fellowship year in the public school systems serving preschool and elementary age children. She then worked at the National Center for Childhood Deafness at the Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Center as the team leader of the speech pathology team, serving on the pediatric cochlear implant team, leading parent-toddler groups, and providing auditory verbal therapy sessions with children with hearing loss and their families. 

 

Certifications
  • Certificate of Clinical Competency, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

  • Certified Listening and Spoken Language Specialist, Auditory-Verbal Therapist, AG Bell Academy

  • Speech-Language Pathologist, Tennessee Department of Health #3609

 

 

Specialized Training
  • Certified Listening and Spoken Language Specialist

  • Auditory Verbal Therapist - Completed 90 hours of qualifying continuing education requirements, 1000 clock hours of professional experience, and passing a national certification exam. 

 

Professional Membership
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Molly McGrath, M.S., CCC-SLP

 

Molly graduated with honors from Vanderbilt University with a Bachelor of Science in Human and Organizational Development. She continued her education at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and graduated with a Master of Science in Speech Language Pathology. While in graduate school, she completed the Schools Speciality Track and worked for the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Reading Clinic. During this time, she developed a special interest in language and literacy. Molly completed her clinical fellowship and continues to work with Metro Nashville Public Schools, where she serves preschool and school age students. She believes in the gift of communication and giving every child a chance to reach their full potential

Certifications
  • Practitioner School Services Personnel License, TN Department of Education #000646529 ​

 

Specialized Training
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center's SLP School's Speciality Track

 

Professional Membership
  • American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) ​

      

Laura Beattie, M.S., CF-SLP

 

Laura graduated with honors from the University of Alabama with a Bachelor of Arts in Communicative Disorders. She continued her education at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and graduated with a Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology. While in graduate school, she completed the Schools Speciality Track and worked for the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Reading Clinic. During this time, she developed a special interest in language and literacy. 

 

Certifications
  • Clinical Fellow

Specialized Training
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center's SLP School's Speciality Track

 

Professional Membership
  • American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA)