Speech & Language Assessment & Therapy
Behavioral Assessment, Therapy & Parent Coaching
Consultation & Continuing Education
Over 15 years of experience delivering Speech and Language intervention to children with varying speech/language challenges. Expertise in helping children with limited verbal ability become functional communicators and those with other challenges become more confident communicators. Intervention provided in a playful, yet productive manner in order to capitalize on the child's strengths while allowing for rapid acquisition of skills.
Over 12 years of experience working in various school settings and helping parents to advocate for their children, provides the experience to assist families in transitions to school, IEP collaboration and helping to establish consistent behaviors in all settings. Years of experience in providing educators and families with trainings about communication, behavior management in home and classroom settings, and autism spectrum disorders.
Direct behavioral therapy with children as well as help for families and school teams in the development of effective positive behavior supports, sytems for decreasing disruptive and challenging behaviors, and on-going management of these systems. Expertise in working with children on the autism spectrum using evidence based methods such as Applied Behavior Analysis, Verbal Behavior, Natural Environment Training, Functional Communication Training, Pivotal Response Training and more.