Cara is a speech language pathologist who graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Sciences and Disorders in 2015. She then attended Florida International University and obtained a Master of Science in Speech Language Pathology in 2017. At an early age Cara knew she wanted to help others and strives to make a life changing impact on her patients’ lives. She has experience in a variety of settings including public schools, private and outpatient therapy clinics, and nursing and rehabilitation centers. Cara loves working with children of all ages, ranging from early intervention to adolescents. She has experience working with children with a variety of needs including Autism Spectrum Disorder, Intellectual Disabilities, Down Syndrome, receptive and expressive language, articulation, fluency, and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC). In 2017 Cara completed the Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities program at the University of Miami. During the three month program she was exposed to in-depth experiences with interdisciplinary approaches including family-centered practice and culturally competent care.
When Cara is not working she enjoys going to the beach, baking, and spending time with her family and cats.