Smile Train’s Speech Therapy Programs

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Smile Train’s Speech Therapy Programs

Through his firm, the Law Office of Bryce D. Neier, Bryce Neier represents clients in such areas as family law, criminal defense, and entertainment law. Outside of his responsibilities as an attorney in Fayetteville, North Carolina, Bryce Neier supports both local and international charities, including Smile Train.

Smile Train is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping children with cleft lips or palates. Smile Train provides cleft surgeries free of charge, helping to change lives and communities in 87 countries.

The organization also offers comprehensive care programs, which include orthodontics and speech therapy. These programs help children get the most out of their new smiles.

Speech therapy is particularly important for cleft patients after corrective surgery, because they will need to re-learn many elements of speaking. Smile Train’s speech pathologists and therapists help patients to learn correct articulatory placement and oral pressure. This therapy allows people with previously impaired speech to improve their speaking and language skills significantly.


Author: Bryce Neier

Attorney Bryce Neier practices through his private firm, The Law Office of Bryce D. Neier, in Fayetteville, North Carolina. Focused on issues that strongly effect families, Neier has chosen to center his practice on complex divorce proceedings and child custody issues, and involves himself in many aspects of civil rights litigation. He regularly contributes his time to the Alliance Defense Fund to help protect concepts such as religious freedom and traditional family values. Neier brings real-world experience to the table outside of the legal field. Prior to attending law school, Bryce Neier, a nominee to the United States Military Academy at West Point, attended Stetson University on an Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps scholarship. After receiving his Bachelor of Business Administration Degree in Finance, Neier served in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Germany for five years. He received both an Army Achievement Medal and an Army Commendation Medal and attained the rank of Captain before leaving active duty to pursue a legal career. A member of the North Carolina State Bar, Neier completed his Juris Doctor through Campbell University School of Law in Buies Creek, North Carolina. With professional experience spanning two decades, Neier began his career during his final year of law school when he served as a Law Clerk for the U.S. Attorneys for the Eastern District of North Carolina and the District of South Carolina. Upon the completion of his degree, he was appointed to an Assistant Public Defender position in the state of North Carolina. He later went on to practice as an Associate at the Law Office of H. Terry Hutchens; from there he went on to practice as a Partner at The Law Firm of Brown and Neier. Bryce Neier attends Hay Street United Methodist Church in Fayetteville, North Carolina. Neier also regularly contributes to multiple charities including the ChildFund, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, and Smile Train Inc., an organization that helps to provide cleft lip and palate surgeries for children in developing countries.

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