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Valerie Sims, M.A., CCC-SLP

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Valerie Sims, M.A., CCC-SLP 
Speech-Language Pathologist 
vsims2@uthsc.edu 
865-974-6702 

  • Pediatrics (Birth to Three)
  • Language Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) 
Valerie Sims has been with UT since 2015, serving in the Pediatric Language Clinic. Ms. Sims provides direct home based and center based services to families of children in the Tennessee Early Intervention System (TEIS) with an autism diagnosis or red flags for autism. Her primary focus is to assist families in accomplishing the goals established for their child on the Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP). She has extensive experience in the public school setting serving children aged three to twenty-one years with various speech and language disorders.
  • B.S., University of Tennessee, Knoxville (1983)
  • M.A., University of Tennessee, Knoxville (1985)
  • ED.S., Lincoln Memorial University, Harrogate (2005) 

Last Published: Jan 8, 2018