Speech Swallowing Voice Center
Baylee is a licensed and certified Speech-Language Pathologist. She graduated with a major of Communication Sciences and Disorders and received a Bachelor of science in human Development and Family Science and a Master of Science in Family Studies and Human Services from
Kansas State University.
Baylee has experience working with children and adults of all ages. She has provided direct intervention services in the areas of; articulation and phonology skills, expressive and receptive language skills, pragmatic language skills, auditory memory, cognitive aspects of communication, swallowing, feeding aversions, and fluency.
Additionally, Baylee has utilized the following structured treatment
programs: Story Champs, modified Expanding Expressions Tool Program, PAVE Map Procedures, and modified Lee Silverman Voice Treatment LOUD (LSVT-LOUD). Baylee completed a course in the area of “Assessment and Treatment Using the SOS Approach to Feeding” by Dr. Kay Toomey.
She has also participated in a NMES and sEMG Dysphagia Management
course with Spectramed, the Guardian Way.
Baylee enjoys having the opportunity to work with both children and adults and strives to help them reach their goals. Baylee is currently providing services at our west location and St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School.
Brianna McCarthy M.S., CCC-SLP is a certified and licensed Speech-Language Pathologist. She is IAOM trained in Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy as well as trained in neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) and surface electromyography (sEMG) for dysphagia management using The Guardian Way device. She is also certified in Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT).
She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Southeastern Oklahoma State University and a Master of Science degree in Speech Language Pathology from Northeastern State University. Brianna has experience working with children and adults of all ages with various speech, language, voice and swallowing disorders and loves helping patients reach their highest potential and become more confident in their abilities.
Brianna is a current member of the American SpeechLanguage-Hearing Association and the International Association of Orofacial Myology. She is currently providing services at the Speech Swallowing and Voice Center’s west location.
Janelle received her Bachelor’s degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Kansas State University and Master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology from The University of Central Missouri. Janelle is a certified and licensed Speech-Language Pathologist in Kansas. She is also a member of The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Janelle is trained in PROMPT, certified in PECS, LSVT LOUD, MBSImP, and Hanen in the More Than Words Program.
Janelle worked for a rural hospital in Montana as an outpatient, inpatient, home health and skilled nursing rehab Speech-Language Pathologist. She gained immense appreciation in working closely with families, physical therapists, occupational therapists, and nursing staff. Janelle has experience in working with a wide variety of diagnoses across the lifespan. However, Janelle particularly enjoys working with pediatric speech sound disorders, childhood apraxia of speech, and literacy and dyslexia.
In her spare time, you will find Janelle baking, watching movies and spending time with her husband and her dog, Ruby!
Devon is a licensed and certified Speech-Language Pathologist. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Communicative Disorders and Deaf Education from Utah State University. Devon is a current member of the American Speech Language-Hearing Association.She also received a Master of Arts in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Wichita State University.
Devon has experience working with a variety of needs including receptive and expressive language disorders, speech sound disorders, dysphagia, feeding difficulties, cognitive-linguistic disorders, and fluency disorders. She has training in the Sequential Oral Sensory (SOS) Approach to Feeding and Supporting Oral Feeding in Fragile Infants (SOFFI).
Devon is passionate about providing a fun and engaging learning experience to promote functional communication and feeding skills for individuals of all ages. She is currently providing services at our West location.
Natalie is a certified and licensed Speech-Language Pathologist who has worked with children with speech and language disorders since 2020. She graduated from Wichita State University with a Bachelor of Art Degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders, with a minor in Sociology. She also received her Master of Art in Speech Language Pathology from WSU. Natalie has experience working with children with receptive and expressive language delays, autism spectrum disorder, articulation and phonology, fluency disorders, and feeding difficulties.
She has a passion for working with children and families to implement therapy strategies to help them learn to become effective communicators. Natalie is currently providing services at our west location.
Paige is a certified and licensed Speech-Language Pathologist. She received her Master's of Art degree in Speech Language Pathology and her Bachelor's of Arts degree in Speech Language and Hearing from the University of Kansas. Rock Chalk!
Paige has extensive experience with providing services to infants and children of various ages and diagnoses with pediatric feeding disorders. Paige received specialized training in the Sequential Oral Sensory (SOS) Approach to Feeding in the Spring of 2021 to support children with a variety of feeding challenges. She also received training in Supporting Oral Feeding in Fragile Infants (SOFFI) to support oral feeding in preterm and in infants who have complex medical issues within the early intervention setting in the Fall of 2021.
Paige also has experience providing services for all ages and needs, including expressive and receptive language delays, childhood apraxia of speech, voice disorders, phonological disorders, and augmentative and alternative communication. Paige is a strong advocate for early intervention and values caregiver education and providing evidenced based therapy services individualized for each child.
In her free time, Paige enjoys hiking, running, and practicing yoga. She also enjoys watching KU basketball and spending time with family. Paige is currently providing services at our west location.
Rachel is a certified and licensed Speech-Language Pathologist who has worked with children and adults with speech and language disorders since 2017. Rachel has experience working with all ages and needs, including speech and language delays, AAC, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Apraxia of speech, fluency disorders, feeding aversions, and infant feeding and swallowing. Rachel is certified in Feed the Peds, SOFFI, and SOS.
She has worked with teams of doctors and specialists with children who have feeding tubes as well as children who have genetic disorders. Rachel grew up as what most would call a picky eater. She presented with severe food aversions that impacted her health and nutrition as a young child and young adult. Rachel enjoys working with infants and children on feeding issues due to the impact it made on her life growing up with feeding aversions.
It is her hope and dream to help as many children who struggle with Food as possible. Food is not meant to be something that causes anxiety or pressure. It is meant to be something enjoyed by all our senses and fuel our minds and bodies.
Jennifer has been with Speech Swallowing and Voice Center for over two years. She graduated with a Bachelor Degree in both Psychology and Sociology.
She has some graduate work in Human resources. Jennifer has over 25 years of experience in both the medical field and social services.