Heidi joined our dynamic team of therapists in 2015 and prior to that she had been practicing in her field since 2009, serving people of Dickinson and the surrounding area. Heidi works within the skilled nursing facilities as well as our outpatient clinics providing therapy to people of all ages to assist them in taking back their lives. She has a Master’s of Science degree in Speech Language Pathology and the Clinical Competence Certification for Speech Language Pathologists.
Heidi's areas of expertise/specialties:
- PECS (Picture Exchange Communication System).
- Speech/Language & Articulation Disorders/Delays in children three years old through school age (K-12).
- Working with individuals with special needs (Autism Spectrum, Downs Syndrome).
- Adult Dysphagia and Cognitive & Speech/Language deficits resulting from a traumatic brain injury (TBI)/cerebral vascular accident (CVA).
Why I work for Therapy Solutions:
Finding a company that believes in helping its clients reach their fullest potential and being there when they take back their life is why I chose to work at Therapy Solutions. I have the ability to work with a variety of people every day from going to the nursing homes to working in the outpatient clinic with the youngest clients.
Therapy Solutions has an amazing group of experienced and enthusiastic team of therapists. I’m able to come to work every day and be rewarded and fulfilled, those small moments are the greatest moments. I have the opportunity to work for a company that is family oriented, treats its employees and clients with the utmost respect and understanding.
“I can remember the frustration of not being able to talk. I knew what I wanted to say, but I could not get the words out, so I would just scream.”
Heidi Barman, Speech Language Therapist (M.S., CCC-SLP)