Marcela Soares Beals

Marcela Soares Beals, M.S., CCC-SLP is an ASHA certified speech-language pathologist. She received her bachelor’s in education from the Federal University of Sao Carlos, in Brazil and her Master of Science degree in Speech and Hearing Sciences from Tennessee State University in May of 2017.

Since graduating in 2017, Marcela has worked with the pediatric population providing services in the home setting and outpatient clinic to children with a variety of diagnosis, including but not limited to autism spectrum disorder, receptive and expressive language impairments, articulation/phonological disorders, general communication disorders requiring AAC, and feeding difficulties.

Marcela has received certification training in the Debra Beckman Oral-Motor Protocol and Functional Assessment and Treatment of Tethered Oral Tissue. Marcela moved to Nashville in 2013 with her husband. They welcomed their first son in March of 2019.