Amber has been a Pediatric Speech Therapist at STARS Meridian Pediatric and Jumpstart for 18 years. She is an Idaho native and received her undergraduate degree at Northwest Nazarene University and attended graduate school at Idaho State University. She loves the team atmosphere at Meridian Pediatric and has learned so much working alongside OT’s and PT’s all these years. She enjoys working with children with complex medical needs and helping them reach their potential. She has experience with using PECS (Picture Exchange Communication System), various
Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) devices, and has received training in PROMPT techniques to elicit speech sounds.

She has been married for 22 years and has two beautiful and talented girls (ages 14 and 11) that keep her busy. She enjoys singing, camping, exercising and spending time with her family and friends.

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