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Empowered Speech Therapy LLC

Supporting Communication Development Right from the Start!

Dunedin, Clearwater, Largo, Tarpon Springs,  Palm Harbor,  Safety Harbor, St. Pete



We are a mobile speech therapy practice serving toddlers & school-aged children throughout Pinellas County. 

We understand how frustrating it can be when your child is unable to communicate their needs. Dedicated to supporting your little one right from the start, we provide speech  therapy that is naturalistic, and rooted in connection, engagement, and FUN.


For babies, toddlers, and children of all abilities! 

So if you find yourself wondering... 


A. What can I do to be proactive in helping my child learn?

B. What can I do to help my child talk more and understand better?

C. Is my child's communication on track for their age?

We are here to support you. 


Comprehensive Consultation, Evaluation, and Treatment:

EST will offers evaluations, and on-going treatment sessions for the following areas:

  • Articulation/ speech-sound disorders

  • Early intervention for speech-language delays 

  • Speech-language delays or differences associated with Autism Spectrum Disorder 

  • Expressive/receptive language

  • Stuttering


Consultation for

School-Based Services

Looking for support on understanding your child's Individual Education Plan? EST can help! We offer IEP consultations, review, and meeting advocacy. 


Parent / Guardian Education

EST recognizes that the best communication partner for a child is their caregiver. We are committed to empowering parents and family members with the strategies and skills needed to help your child succeed. After all, no one can teach your child better than you!


At Empowered Speech Therapy LLC, children and their families can expect a dedicated and compassionate partnership that celebrates their individuality and creates a pathway to success. Together, we can unlock the potential within each child, helping them flourish and thrive in their communication abilities.




At our core, we believe communication is vital for human development. Through personalized therapy, we empower children and families with essential communication skills for meaningful connections. Our approach respects and supports neurodiversity, fostering your child's intrinsic motivation to learn and connect.


Parents Recommend


“Melissa offered a fresh perspective for my family when we thought we tried everything for our daughter who is minimally verbal. Her strategies helped reduce my child’s frustration and boost her communication skills.” 

“Melissa’s focus on fostering a genuine connection with the children she works with is one of the many reasons she is successful! My children look forward to working with her.”


Through our individualized therapy services, we recognize and nurture your child's unique intrinsic motivation to learn.

We understand that each child has their own pace and style of learning, and we tailor our approach accordingly.

Our goal is to unlock their true potential, helping them flourish and thrive in their ability to communicate effectively.

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