We are excited to announce the hiring of a full-time speech-language pathologist, Laura Leigh White, SLP at Pearl River County Hospital and Nursing Home. Laura Leigh has an impressive, well-rounded background in her field, beginning with a solid education foundation from the University of Southern Mississippi, where she received her bachelor’s degree in Audiology and Speech Pathology and her Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology. In addition, she was a recipient of the highest honors in her class and is a member of the Golden Key Honor Society.
We know that Laura Leigh is prepared to take on the speech therapy needs of the community, and we cannot wait to see her progress in this full-time role. Laura Leigh has a special interest in Autism Spectrum Disorder, Aphasia, Dementia, and Pediatrics.
Laura Leigh is engaged to her fiancé, Connor. When she is not helping patients recover, she enjoys reading a good mystery book, cooking and baking, and spending time with her family in Brookhaven, MS. She has been a speech therapist for two years, primarily working in schools. She is excited to join
Mid South and help those with needs on different levels.
Mid South Rehab values the continuing education and promotion of exceptional leaders. We are excited to have Laura Leigh as a partner in our company, and we look forward to many opportunities for her to further her education and specialize in certification and training. We look forward to her progress and know she will have opportunities to improve the lives of our patients in her new role at Pearl River County Hospital and Nursing Home.