Speech Language Pathologist
Bethany Kemler is a speech-language pathologist. She received her Bachelors of Science degree from Calvin College and her Masters of Communicative Disorders from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.
Bethany has experience working with children exhibiting articulation and phonology impairments, receptive and expressive language delays, cognitive impairments, stuttering, Down Syndrome, apraxia, and Autism Spectrum Disorders. She has studied or been trained in Kaufman technique, PECS, The Hanen Program, and Lindamood-Bell Visualizing and Verbalizing.
Her clinical experience includes inpatient and long-term care, however the majority of Bethany's experience has taken place in schools. She is passionate about working with children and about coordinating with school staff to provide the best possible services. Bethany also works at Calvin College as a Clinical Instructor, where she has the opportunity to help educate and prepare future speech-language pathologists.
Bethany plans to continue her education in reading interventions, AAC, and auditory processing. She is certified by the American Speech and Hearing Association and licensed by the state of Michigan.
Bethany currently resides in Kentwood with her young daughter.