Emily Altepeter MS,CCC-SLP

Emily Altepeter, MS, CCC-SLP

  • Pediatric Speech Therapy
  • Speech Therapy


Altru Performance Center

1375 S. Columbia Rd.
Grand Forks, ND, 58201

About Me

Emily Altepeter, MS, CCC-SLP, is a speech-language pathologist at Altru Health System. Emily is passionate about treating patients across the lifespan. Outside of work, she enjoys golfing, going to the lake and spending time with friends and family.

Philosophy of Medicine

"I take pride in providing patients with the tools they need to succeed in life, particularly the skills to communicate. I believe strongly in person-centered care and the importance of collaboration through a multi-disciplinary approach. Being able to witness my patients' confidence in themselves increase as they meet their goals and objectives is always something that puts a smile on my face and keeps me going."

Professional Memberships
  • American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA)
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)



Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders 
Minnesota State University Moorhead

Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology 
Minot State University

Medical Interests
Special Clinical Interests:
  • Sequential oral sensory approach to feeding
  • Institute for Multi-Sensory Education Orton Gillingham Program
  • Expressive/receptive Language
  • Dyslexia
  • Feeding/swallowing
  • Articulation/phonology