B.S./M.S. Speech Language Pathology and Owner
Laura McCarthy, M.S., CCC-SLP received her Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology in 2004 from Idaho State University.
Laura especially enjoys sharing her love of speech and language learning in the private practice setting where she can work closely with families, so in 2010 she opened Speech Spot LLC. For the past 13 years she has worked with children from 12 months to 21 years in the infant toddler, preschool, school and private practice settings.
In particulars she enjoys working with children with articulation delays, late talkers and children with Autism (especially with echolalia). She is one of the few therapists trained in Idaho using the Natural Language Approach (NLA) for children with Autism which helps children from Echolalia to Self Generated Language.
Laura offers in office visits.
She and her husband, Kevin have daughter Gracie (5) and they enjoy spending time with their family, friends and dog Belle. Other hobbies include tennis and cooking.