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Yvette M. McCoy, MS CCC-SLP, BCS-S
Yvette McCoy is a speech-language pathologist with over 23 years experience, specializing in adult neurological rehabilitation with a special interest in dysphagia and stroke rehabilitation. She owns Speak Well Solutions, LLC, a thriving practice, which currently employs five staff speech-language pathologists. Speak Well Solutions, LLC has been serving both adult and pediatric populations in St. Mary’s County since 2005. She is certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), a board certified swallowing specialist (BCS-S) by the American Board of Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders and six time ACE awardee (Award for Continuing Education) She currently serves on the Adult Services Committee for the Maryland Speech-Language and Hearing Association. She is a member of the Dysphagia Research Society and serves on their Website Communications and Public Relations Committee. She is also a member of ASHA’s Dysphagia Special Interest Group Editorial Review Committee. She co-created/authored the mobile app 'Dysphagia Therapy', that Is available in the iTunes store. She is also a published author for the ASHA National Magazine, The Leader. Other voluntary activities include peer reviewer for continuing education courses, guest lecturer and invited speaker at regional and national conferences on topics related to adult swallowing disorders. Finally, she is an adjunct instructor at the University of Maryland, College Park.