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Speech Therapist in Brookfield, WI

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Sandy Merkel, MS CCC-SLP

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Speech and Language Therapy
The Speech Nook LLC
The Speech Nook provides private speech and language therapy services to clients of all ages including pediatrics, adolescents, and adults. Our mission is to provide therapy, education, support, and resources for all students, clients, and families to improve their functional and effective communication skills in a nurturing environment. Our motto is Talk.Listen.Communicate. I believe client involvement and communication is key to success so a parent or caregiver is invited to attend any therapy sessions with continued follow up and sharing of resources. Flexibility and consistency are also important factors to improved communication.
Bio
Sandy Merkel, MS, CCC-SLP is a speech and language therapist at The Speech Nook, LLC in Brookfield WI. She has over 20 years experience as a speech and language therapist working in a wide variety of settings including public and private schools, day cares, home therapy, outpatient rehab pediatric units, nursing homes, hospitals, outpatient rehabilitation centers and private practice. Targeted areas include: articulation and phonological impairments, apraxia, fluency/stuttering, autism spectrum disorders, social language and communication, receptive/expressive language delays, aphasia, dementia and other neurological impairments in pediatrics and adults. Sandy holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech Language and Hearing Association of which she is a member, and is also licensed by the State of Wisconsin and the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. She also currently works part time in the a local school district which gives her knowledge of how services are provided within the schools, experience with Individual Education Plans (IEPs), and the importance of how speech and language are integrated within the framework of the school system. Services provided online via teletherapy, in-person in the Brookfield office, and possible in-home within Pewaukee, WI.
Practice Areas
 Speech-Language Therapy  Learning Disabilities
 Adult Speech/Language Disorders  Motor Speech Disorders
 Aphasia  Online / Video / Teletherapy
 Apraxia  Selective Mutism
 Autism Spectrum Disorders  Speech Sound Disorders
 Child Speech/Language Disorders  Stuttering
 Developmental Delays  Swallowing Difficulties / Dysphagia
 Language-Based Learning Disabilities  Traumatic Brain Injury and Stroke
Certifications
 ASHA Certified Speech-Language Pathologist (CCC-SLP)  Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist (State)
Education/Training
Sandy received her training at Marquette University in Milwaukee, receiving her undergraduate degree in 1994, followed by her Masters of Science in Speech Pathology in 1995.
Memberships
Member of American Speech Language Hearing Association
Payments Accepted
Cash, check, paypal
Hours:Please call for an appointment
Location
1305 N Barker Rd.
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