Tammie is originally from Pembroke, NC. She received her Bachelor’s of Art in Communication Studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2000 and her Master’s of Education from North Carolina Central University in 2004.
Tammie has worked with the pediatric population for almost 15 years and offers extensive knowledge
in both evaluating and providing treatment in the area of Language Disorder, Articulation/Phonological Disorders, and Fluency Disorders. Tammie also has a personal and professional passion in the area of Pediatric Feeding and Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia). Before opening and managing her own company, Tammie worked at Cape Fear Valley Hospital providing pediatric outpatient/inpatient evaluation and treatment, in a pediatric private practice, as well as working with adults in skilled nursing facilities with Neurological and Dysphagia Disorders.
Another passion for Tammie includes training and providing supervision for graduate students and clinical fellow is her profession. She has offered her time and clinical knowledge while supervising over 10 graduate students pursuing their Master’s Degree in Communication Disorders from NCCU during a 5 year span. Tmmie also offers a wonderful mentorin program for Clinical Fellow in the field of speech and language pathology.
When she is not working, Tammie enjoys spending her time with her husband of over 10 years and their 3 kids, wolunteering and srving on the children’s council at her local church, and loves traveling.
Tammie is licensed by the Board of North Carolina and holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech Language and Hearing Association.
Ashley is originally from Roxboro, North Carolina and has resided in Raleigh for the past 10 years. Ashley graduated Cum Laude from North Carolina State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Disorders and a Minor in Psychology. She has a Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology from Appalachian State University.
Ashley has experience in the evaluation and treatment of children with a variety of diagnoses, such as autism spectrum disorders, childhood apraxia of speech, Down syndrome, developmental delay, specific language impairment, articulation/phonological disorders, cleft lip and palate, fluency disorders, written language disorders, and oral motor impairments. Ashley has experience working in private practice, home health, public schools, preschools, inpatient hospital, skilled nursing, and outpatient clinics. Ashley has training in “PECS” (The Picture Exchange Communication System), Visualizing and Verbalizing, and PROMPT (PROMPTS for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets).
Nicole Coughlin, M.S.,CCC-SLP
Speech - Language Therapist
Nicole is native to the Boston, Massachusetts area. She attended the University of Massachusetts Amherst for her bachelor's degree, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for her master's degree in Speech Language Pathology. She has since lived and worked providing speech and language services in several different states while her husband pursued a military career, but is now settled in the Raleigh area with family close by.
Nicole has worked in a wide breadth of the speech-language pathology field, including inpatient and outpatient hospital settings, acute rehabilitation, skilled nursing facilities, and home health care. She is particularly passionate about serving families experiencing early language delays and feeding disorders and is always striving to stay current with new research and therapy trends.
Outside of work, Nicole loves seeing the world through her own energetic toddler's eyes and enjoying a good book during nap time.
Nicole is licensed by the Board of North Carolina and holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech Language and Hearing Association.
Brittany Liggitt, M.S.,CCC-SLP
Speech - Language Therapist
Brittany is originally from Winston-Salem, NC. She received her Bachelor’s degree from Baylor University in Waco, TX in 2006 and her Master’s of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Texas at Dallas in 2010.
Brittany has had the privilege of a variety of clinical experience during her tenure as an SLP, including evaluation and treatment of both receptive and expressive language delays, articulation and phonological disorders, and fluency disorders. She brings experience
from private practice, school, outpatient, inpatient, and skilled nursing settings. Brittany is very passionate about educating and working with parents to help their child grow to meet their potential.
In her free time, Brittany loves spending time with her husband and three children. She enjoys volunteering with the preschool and high school classes at her church. She is currently training (very slowly) for her third half marathon.
Brittany is licensed by the Board of North Carolina and holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech Language and Hearing Association