Specialist Directory

Amy Bereiter, MS, CCC-SLP, ATP, BCS-CL

Company:

North Carolina Central University

Address:

700 Cecil Street, Durham, NC 27707

Phone Number:

(919) 530-5118

Email Address:

abereite@nccu.edu

Amy Bereiter, MS, CCC-SLP, ATP, BCS-CL

Amy Bereiter received her Bachelor of Health Science degree in Communication Disorders from the University of Kentucky and her Master of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Redlands. She has been a speech-language pathologist since 2004, working with toddlers through young adults, and has worked in a wide range of settings including in-home early intervention, early childhood and elementary special education, pediatric rehabilitation, University clinic, and private practice. She is currently the Clinical Director and a Clinical Associate Professor at North Carolina Central University. Amy specializes in language development of Augmentative/Alternative Communication (AAC) communicators and working with children who exhibit complex communication needs. She is also a RESNA Certified Assistive Technology Professional and a LAMP Certified Professional. She works closely with families to educate and support implementation of AAC in the home environment and has led support groups for parents of AAC users. She also co-developed and taught a graduate level course on AAC and has provided guest lectures in graduate level courses on numerous occasions. Amy is an active member of ASHA and SIGs 1, 11, and 12.

Areas of Emphasis:

  • Augmentative/Alternative Communication (AAC)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Developmental Language Disorder
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Parent Coaching

Other Areas of Emphasis

None

Ages Served:

  • Birth to Three
  • Early Education (Ages 3–5)
  • Early Elementary (Kindergarten to Grade 6)
  • Middle School/High School (Grades 7–12)
  • Young Adult (Ages 17–22)