Bethany is a certified speech-language pathologist serving patients at FirstLight Health System beginning in 2018.
Bethany attended University of Wisconsin – River Falls, receiving her B.S. in Communicative Disorders and Sciences in 2013 and her M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology in 2015. She began her career in pediatric speech therapy following graduation, serving patients ages 18 months to 18 years old with a variety of speech and language delays, including children with autism, ADHD, Down-Syndrome, speech-sound disorders and language disorders. She is certified in PECS (Picture Exchange Communication System), which is a program to facilitate patients with little to no communication abilities to communicate their wants and needs through a picture system.
Outside of her career, Bethany enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 dogs, spending time on their farm, sewing and crafts, and any outdoor adventures with friends and family.
Bethany works at our Pine City FirstLight campus.