Lisa Epling, M.Ed., CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist

Children's at Fayette

Education and Training
  • Bachelor of Science: Auburn University, 1982.
  • Master of Education: Georgia State University, 1990.

  • Reading intervention
  • Councils/leadership/student program
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Dyslexia/reading disorders

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Georgia Speech-Language-Hearing Association

  • Certificate of clinical competence
  • APTA CI (Clinical Instructor) Education Program Certification 5/17/2008
  • IMSE, Orton-Gillingham certification

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Evaluate and treat patients ages 0 to 21 years
  • Children’s Healthcare of Fayette site student coordinator
  • Lead Speech Pathologist  for speech team/staff at Children's at Fayette outpatient rehabilitation
  • Serve on Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta system councils: Clinical care coordinator, Patient Family Advocacy Council, Professional Development Council

Career Highlights
  • Selected to serve on the Mentoring Task Force to establish a family mentoring council within outpatient rehab, January 2011
  • Student coordinator- insight from mentoring staff, mentoring students; impact on recruiting and growing the student program within the system
  • Ability to provide input on system councils and make changes within the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and at Children's at Fayette rehabilitation