Breast and Bottle Feeding
Food chaining / meal planning
Speech and Language Development
April Anderson, MA, CCC-SLP, CLC is a licensed Speech-Language Pathologist in the DC metro area. She has experience working with children with a variety of speech and language disorders, although she has a special interest in children with feeding disorders.
April has worked with infants and children of all ages both at home and in the clinic with feeding and swallowing issues such as accepting different textures, transitioning to solids, oral motor difficulties, and children diagnosed with tongue ties, as well as infants with special needs like cleft palate, feeding tubes, autism, and children with Down syndrome.
April is a Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC) and helps educate and support families with a variety of breastfeeding needs. She has been published in the Washington Parent magazine and written for the American Speech Language Hearing Association’s (ASHA) Leader magazine and blog. She is a previous ASHA Conference presenter, and guest lecturer at area universities.
April grew up in Louisiana and is a graduate of Louisiana State University (GEAUX TIGERS) who hopes to help all families "Let the good bites roll!"
Oh - and this is for you Aysia!