Meg Pattee Hermann
A midwestern gal, Meg received her Bachelor of Science in Communication Disorders from Truman State University, and completed her Master of Science in Speech Pathology with +30 hour specialization in literacy from MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston, MA. This program is 1 of only 25 in the country (at press) accredited by the International Dyslexia Association with coursework aligning with IDA Knowledge and Practice Standards.
Meg has graduate level training in speech, literacy evaluations, research aligned Orton-Gillingham and multi-sensory based interventions, literacy advocacy, and developmental language disorder (DLD). She worked for two years at a neuroscience lab at M.I.T. and even got to help take some of the first pictures of a reading brain using MRI! Meg has participated in two literacy research labs and has completed two theses in the language-literacy continuum. Meg continues to stay up to date on literacy-related research, advocacy, and continuing education.
Meg previously worked as a Speech Language Pathologist at Seattle Children's Hospital, and started Sea Lion Speech to help children reach their potential in language and literacy.
In her spare time Meg enjoys painting, hiking, and hanging out in sunny Colorado with her son and husband.
MASTERS: MGH Institute of Health Professions | Boston MA
SPECIALIZATION: Literacy, Childhood Apraxia of Speech
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ABOUT SEA LION SPEECH
Did you know sea lions are among the most social animals on earth? Primarily vocal communicators, moms and pups even have their own special call.