Denton, TX ***09
To obtain a speech-language pathologist clinical fellowship position in a medical setting to enhance my skills and knowledge.
Medical Center of Lewisville, Lewisville,TX Summer 2012
Conducted speech therapy activities in acute care, outpatient and inpatient rehabilitation environments. Treatments included diagnostic evaluations; bed side swallow evaluations and assisting with modified barium swallow studies. Developed plan of care and provided therapy to improve speech, language and cognition for improved communication.
Denton Regional Medical Center, Denton, TX Spring 2012
Developed and conducted therapy activities with adults in a day rehabilitation environment. Treatment focused on improving speech, language and cognitive skills for improved communication in group and individual sessions.
University of North Texas Speech and Hearing Clinic, Denton, TX
Planned and implemented lessons for a neurological group, including several adults with aphasia, in a social group, targeting increasing/improving language and discourse skills. Developed and conducted therapy activities with elderly adults in an assisted living environment. Treatment focused on improving cognitive skills for higher-level language processes.
Conducted speech-language therapy for school-aged children targeting pragmatic, social skills and improving language during a summer camp.
Conducted therapy with treatment that included alternative assistive communication devices and various activities to increase communication for school-aged children.
Preschool Language Program- Treatment of preschool-aged children with language and articulation disorders. Planned and implemented therapy targeting improved language skills, pragmatics, and articulation through structured activities.
MS - University of North Texas, Speech Language Pathology, August 2012
BA - University of North Texas, Denton, TX 2004
Licensed Speech Language Pathology Intern
Excellent interpersonal skills, team building and experience working with various age groups and cultures
Exceptional organizational and computer skills
ADDITIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE
Ryder Integrated Logistics, Logistics Analyst, 2004-2009
Responsible for analysis and utilization of continuous improvement tools for supply chain solutions, identifying possible transportation problems and coordinating shipments on multiple accounts
Frito Lay, Logistics Analyst, 2002-2004
Assisted in the development of traffic management software applications. Created and directed an online PERT chart for communication of tasks to be completed for sites and resolving related critical issues. Responsible for maintaining databases and developing training materials to create standardized training.