Speech Therapist

Teresa Kinnunen

About Teresa Kinnunen

Speech-Language Pathologist

Teresa Kinnunen is a Grand Rapids High School graduate and resides Grand Rapids with her husband and two daughters. Teresa graduated from the University of Minnesota-Duluth with a Masters Degree in Communication Disorders. Teresa enjoys spending time with family, kayaking, walking, watching sporting events, shopping, and reading.  She has worked in the medical field in speech therapy in Hibbing for 25 years. Teresa enjoys working with children and their families to improve functional eating and communication outcomes.

Specialties:

  • Infants and children with feeding and swallowing disorders
  • Communication and language disorders
  • Augmentative communication
  • Motor speech disorders
  • Working with children with hearing impairments
  • Working with children who have multiple special health needs

Training:

  • Pediatric feeding and swallowing disorders
  • Cleft and craniofacial disorders
  • Augmentative communication
  • Tactile-kinesthetic cues for speech – including PROMPT Technique