Melissa Liechty, MSP, CCC-SLP

Speech Therapist
Div. of Communication Sciences and Disorder

Education: Melissa received a Bachelors degree from the University of Kentucky in 2004 and a Master of Speech Pathology degree from the University of South Carolina in 2006.

Clinical Focus: Melissa’s primary responsibility is to evaluate and treat speech and language disorders in the pediatric population and to supervise graduate students in the outpatient clinical setting.

Educational Focus: Melissa serves as a Clinical Instructor for first year graduate students, teaching and supervising the planning and implementation of treatment of clients with a wide range of disorders. She also supervises second year graduate students during clinical rotations in the outpatient clinic.

Scholarly Interest: Auditory Processing Disorders, pediatric articulation and phonological disorders, pediatric language disorders, and pediatric modified barium swallow studies.


Melissa Liechty
Speech Therapist
Division of Communication Sciences Disorder

Room 124 Wethington Building
900 South Limestone Street
Lexington, Kentucky 40536-0200
(859) 218-0854
Fax: (859) 257-1017