Rebecca DeManuelle, MCD, CF-SLP
Rebecca DeManuelle, MCD, CF-SLP, is a native of Belle Rose, Louisiana. Rebecca joined the ABC family in June 2019 as a Clinical Fellow after earning a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Louisiana State University and a Master of Communication Disorders (MCD) from LSU Health and Sciences Center in Shreveport. During her graduate training, she performed research on the efficacy of early intervention for toddlers with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) as well as the use of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) for adolescents having low-functioning ASD. She has gained clinical experience at various settings including Pilgrim Manor, Mollie E. Webb Speech and Hearing Clinic in Shreveport, and several school settings. Rebecca holds special interests in early language disorders, articulation disorders, fluency disorders, and AAC devices.
Rebecca’s passion for the field of Speech-Language Pathology is rooted in the desire to provide opportunities for individuals to learn to express their wants and needs. Her upbeat and bubbly personality draws children in and helps them become excited about attending therapy as well as motivated to achieve their goals. Rebecca is able to make therapy fun for children so that they and their families have a positive experience.
When not working, Rebecca enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends (and her dog, Lola!!), and shopping. She loves trying new spots to eat around town as well!