Sprout Speech Therapy, LLC was started by Mary Richardson in 2016. Since that time, Sprout Speech Therapy has grown and was recently voted as one of the top three best speech therapy clinics in Fort Wayne, Indiana in the 2020 Fort Wayne Newspapers Readers' Choice Awards.

Mary holds a masters degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Ball State University and is licensed to practice speech therapy in the state of Indiana. Mary maintains a Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) as a nationally certified Speech-Language Pathologist through the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA).

Mary has provided assessment and treatment in a number of settings including acute care, long term care, public schools, and private practices and currently works full time for a local school system. She specializes in speech sound disorders, childhood apraxia of speech, and receptive and expressive language delays with extensive experience working with children with Autism, intellectual disabilities, emotional disabilities, and other developmental delays.

Mary has experience supervising Speech Therapy Assistants in the public school and private practice setting and Speech Therapy Clinical Fellows in the public school setting.

Mary Richardson M.A., CCC-SLP