Marcus Neal M.S., CCC-SLP, PCI
Marcus is a PROMPT Certified Instructor, who has provided pediatric speech therapy in Austin, TX. for over 12 years. He is originally from El Paso, TX. and graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 2004 with his Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders. After spending two years as an Assistant-SLP, under the supervision of Martha, Marcus received a Master of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Texas-El Paso. While at UTEP, Marcus participated in several research studies involving bilingual language acquisition and mild TBI (concussion).
In addition to his research interests, Marcus was the clinic coordinator for the Concussion Management Clinic, completed clinical rotations in both hospital and elementary school settings, was President of the local NSSLHA chapter, and served on the Executive Council for the Texas Speech-Language-Hearing Association as a member of the Political Action Committee.
Upon graduating in 2008, at the top of his class, Marcus returned to Austin, where he began his Clinical Fellowship, again under the supervision of Martha. Marcus is a certified Interactive Metronome clinician, is trained in the SOS Feeding approach, and has training in the SCERTS model for therapy and Stanley Greenspan’s Floortime approach. Recently, Marcus has become an approved iLS (Integrated Listening System) provider. Marcus has experience with motor-speech disorders, language impairments, accent reduction, feeding difficulties, fluency disorders, and social-pragmatic language disorders. He holds his Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-language Hearing Association and is licensed in Texas.
In 2013, Marcus purchased MLee-SLP from his long time mentor and colleague, Martha Lee Adams. It is his pleasure and honor to serve the Austin community. His goal is to continue to keep alive the vision that was instilled in him, through Martha, of providing the highest quality and most compassionate pediatric speech therapy in Austin, TX. Marcus is dedicated to upholding the high standards of service that he has grown to know and love at MLee Therapy.