Michael Matthews holds his Florida license and is working towards his certification through the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA). He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Ave Maria University in 2015. He also received his Master of Arts in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Central Florida in 2018.
During graduate school, Michael gained experience working with children with autism spectrum disorders, childhood fluency disorders, early language intervention, articulation disorders, Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) systems, and reading and writing disabilities. Michael also participated in research projects relative to childhood fluency disorders. He has presented his research at both UCF’s graduate research showcase and ASHA’s annual national conference. Michael, under the tutelage of Dr. Martine Vanryckeghem, published an article in the American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology on children who stutter and their emotional response to stuttering.
|Areas of Specialty include (but are not limited to):
||Apraxia of Speech
|Autism Spectrum Disorders
||Autism Spectrum Disorders
|Alternative Augmentative Communication (AAC)
||Reading and Writing Disorders