Erin Heinerichs is a certified speech-language pathologist specializing in the treatment of speech, language, social and cognitive communication disorders in children and adults.
Erin received her Bachelor’s degree in Communicative Disorders from West Chester University and her Master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology from The College of New Jersey. Erin’s extensive clinical experience in both pediatric and adult rehabilitation, includes speech therapy positions in hospitals and school districts in Bucks, Chester and Montgomery Counties. Since 2005 Erin has served as Clinical Director at Abington Speech Pathology Services, Inc. (ASPS), a premier rehab contracting agency specializing in speech therapy.
Through a unique collaboration with ASPS, Neurosurgical Care has been able to guarantee that the Practice’s patients have access to unsurpassed rehabilitation care from one of the region’s most knowledgeable and experienced speech therapist – Erin evaluates and treats Dr. Kuznits’ patients on site at Neurosurgical Care in Limerick.
Erin is an essential part of the Practice’s multidisciplinary Concussion Care team. She provides prompt and appropriate management of post-concussion symptoms so that patients can successfully return to baseline function and maximum potential in academics, athletics, occupation, or other activities. She works closely with patients to develop cognitive skills to improve attention, memory, and problem solving. She helps patients recover from post-concussion symptoms as much as possible and helps them develop coping strategies to effectively compensate when they are having difficulty.