Melissa Montiel MA, CCC-SLP, COM

Speech Language Pathologist, Certified Orofacial Myologist

Melissa is the proud owner of Talk of the Town, LLC. She has worked in private practice since 2006 and is currently providing her specialized services in a variety of settings such as private schools, charter schools, and in the clinic. Melissa graduated Cum Laude from University of Arizona with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Speech and Hearing Sciences. She achieved a Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology from University of Northern Iowa. Melissa holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology and is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Melissa is licensed in the State of Nevada and is also one of the few Certified Orofacial Myologists in Nevada and is a member of the International Association of Orofacial Myology. Melissa’s specialties include working with children with a variety of communication impairments and disabilities, with specific interests and expertise in the following areas: articulation/phonology therapy, apraxia of speech, orofacial myofunctional therapy (ie, tongue thrust), eliminating thumb/digit sucking, expressive and receptive language therapy, and working with children on the autism spectrum.