About Sue Merino M.A., CCC-SLP
Specializing in Orofacial Myofunctional & Speech Disorders
Sue has 20 years experience as a Speech-Language Pathologist in a variety of scholastic, outpatient clinical, and hospital settings. Originally from New England, she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Disorders with a Minor in Spanish from Pennsylvania State University. She received her Master of Arts degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Indiana University. Sue has completed post-graduate training in Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders through the Academy of Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy under the direction of Joy L Moeller, B.S., R.D.H. and from the International Association of Orofacial Myology under the direction of Kristie Gatto, M.A., CCC-SLP, COM®.
Sue is consistently taking Continuing Education classes in order to better serve her patients and their families. She has earned the ASHA Award for Continuing Education multiple times. She has experience evaluating and treating clients with a wide range of disorders and therapy needs from childhood to adulthood with a specialization in Orofacial Myofunction Disorders and Articulation Disorders.
Sue is not only a therapist, but a mother and wife as well. She understands first-hand how the health and well-being of all ages with the home is important for the entire family dynamic.
About Andrea Butler
Andrea has 20 years experience in the field Speech-Language Pathology. Born and raised in Houston, TX, she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Communication Disorders from Stephen F. Austin State University.
She received her Master of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Texas Woman’s University. Andrea has completed post-graduate training in Orofacial Myofunctional Disorders through the Academy of Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy under the direction of Joy L. Moeller, B.S., R.D.H. She has also completed post-graduate training and certification and is a Certified Lactation Counselor ®.
Andrea has earned the ASHA Award for Continuing Education multiple times since 2018 and consistently participates in Continuing Education courses and seeks the latest research in order to provide the best care and therapy available. Andrea has had Tethered Oral Tissues Specialty Training and is trained in TummyTime Method!™
Andrea has worked in settings such as public school in Conroe ISD, Home health therapy and private practice in Conroe, TX. She has experience evaluating and treating clients with a wide range of disorders and therapy needs from infancy to adulthood.
Andrea shares her home with her 2 sons and the family’s fun loving beagle named Sophie. She is excited to help patients and their families achieve their personal goals with Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy and Speech Language Pathology services.