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The Speech-Language Pathologists (SLPs) on this page have completed CASANA’s Childhood Apraxia of Speech Intensive Training Institute in 2011, 2012, and 2014.  The Intensive Training Institute (fondly called Apraxia Bootcamp) was initiated in order to expand high level expertise in CAS assessment and treatment strategically throughout the United States and Canada. The SLPs in the program were selected from a large pool of applicants.  Their training included:

  • Forty clinically advanced training hours delivered by top international experts in Childhood Apraxia of Speech
  • a written exam; and
  • a final, evaluated comprehensive case presentation judged by expert faculty in Childhood Apraxia of Speech.

Only those successfully completing all aspects of the CAS Intensive Training Program are listed on this page.  The professionals listed on this page are:

CASANA Recognized for Advanced Training &
Clinical Expertise in Childhood Apraxia of Speech

  • Pooja Aggarwal

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Owner/Director Progressive Speech Therapy, LLC
    Speech Therapy Services for Northern Virginia
    www.progressive-speech.com
    pooja@progressive-speech.com
    Phone: (571) 246-6495

    Progressive Speech Therapy and Pooja Aggarwal are happy to help families of children with CAS by providing diagnostic and treatment services as well as educational services and consultations for families and collaborating team members including speech-language pathologists.

  • Amy Anderson

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Hudson, WI area including St Croix and Pierce Counties
    andersamm@hudson.k12.wi.us

    Amy works in the western Wisconsin area of Hudson in St Croix County and Pierce County providing early intervention services. She provides in-home services and out-patient services to families combining evidence-based practices with caregiver training. She is  available to work with children of multiple ages who have or are suspected to have Childhood Apraxia of Speech by providing evaluations and treatment services. She would be happy to consult and/or provide presentations to school districts, agencies and other speech–language pathologists in regards to the identification and treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech.

  • Traci Andrews

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    McAlpine Preschool Drive-In
    9100 Carswell Lane
    Charlotte, NC 28277
    Phone: (980)343-3750

    Traci has experience working in private practice, non-profit clinics and the public school system.  She has experience with children of all ages, but her speciality is pre-school children with various speech and language challenges.  Traci received her undergraduate and Master’s degree with honors from Ohio University and Kent State University.  Traci is now located in Charlotte, NC and is available to provide assessments and treatment for children who are suspected to have CAS and other severe speech sound disorders.  She is also available for consultation and training to families and other professionals.

  • Shannon Archer

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    San Diego, CA
    agiftofspeech@gmail.com
    Phone: 972-977-5835

    Shannon brings her wealth of knowledge and expertise to the Coronado Unified School District and  San Diego, California.  She is pleased to provide training and workshops on Childhood Apraxia of Speech, as well as, how to maximize therapy using principles of Applied Behavior Analysis. In addition, she provides evaluation, therapy, and consultation through her private practice.    Shannon’s work in family support programs, the school system, pediatric home health, private practice, and personal experience with her own 2 children have been integral in her mission to support the whole child with moderate to severe speech and language deficits.

  • Laura Baskall Smith

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    Denver, Colorado
    slpmommyofapraxia.com
    lauraslpmommy@gmail.com
    Phone: (720) 480-4977

    Laura Smith M.A. CCC-SLP is available to provide differential diagnosis, intervention, consultation, and recommendations for children with Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS).   Also, she is available to provide workshops, speak at conferences, or provide consultation or collaborative opportunities to school districts or other professionals.  Laura works in both the school system and private practice, and has many years of experience working with speech and language disorders.  She is familiar with the IEP process and the speech and language expectations in the classroom.  Her professional focus shifted to CAS following her own daughter’s diagnosis.

  • Laura Bligh

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    BLI Speech and Language Services, LLC
    Central New Jersey
    speechlaura@gmail.com
    Phone: 732-570-4551

    Laura is available to provide diagnostic and collaborative consultation services for children with CAS and their families. She has limited availability to provide direct therapy services for children in the Monmouth County area. She is also happy to collaborate with professionals in her area on questions related to Childhood Apraxia of Speech

  • Alison Boorman-Sears

    M.Sc., R-SLP (C)

    Calgary, Alberta
    www.childhoodapraxiacalgary.com/
    a_sears@shaw.ca
    Phone: (403)969-8726

    Alison Boorman-Sears runs a private practise in Calgary, Alberta, and is available to provide evaluation and treatment to children with confirmed or suspected Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS).  Alison is also available to provide ongoing consultation to families and SLPs working with children with CAS who are needing direction in terms of goals and treatment techniques best suited for these children. Presentation services are also available and inquiries encouraged.

  • Mike Bright

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Children's Hospital Boston
    michael.bright@childrens.harvard.edu
    Phone: (781) 216-2951

    Mike provides diagnostic evaluations and treatment for children with a variety of communication difficulties. He is especially interested in working with children with a question or history of Childhood Apraxia of Speech. He is also happy to consult and collaborate with families and providers in the Boston area.

  • Liz Burke

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Well Said Speech Pathology
    Connecticut
    Phone: (860) 580-5494

    Liz Burke is available to provide evaluation and treatment to children with complex speech and language disorders, specializing in childhood apraxia of speech. Consultation and presentation services are also available and inquiries encouraged.

  • Jill Butler

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    Anderson Hospital Pediatric Therapy Center
    6800 State Route 162
    Maryville, IL 62062
    Phone: (618) 288-5436

    Jill Butler is happy to receive inquiries regarding her availability to provide therapy, education, and support related to Childhood Apraxia of Speech. She is also happy to brainstorm with and offer help and advice to fellow clinicians in the St. Louis metro and metro-east area.

  • Line Charron

    Orthophoniste, SLP

    French Speaking
    Laval University, Quebec City Canada
    IRDPQ (rehabilitation center in Quebec city)
    http://www.paroleetdyspraxie.com
    line.charron@gmail.com
    Phone: (418) 657-6767

    Line Charron works in a rehabilitation center in Québec City, IRDPQ (www.irdpq.qc.ca) with SSD (Speech Sound Disorders) and SLI (Specific Language Impairment) with a majority of children who have apraxia of speech).  She offers workshops on Childhood Apraxia Speech for speech language pathologists. With her website and workshops, Line wants to share and adapt her learnings about CAS from USA to French people in Québec and everywhere.

  • Stephanie Cooper

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Cooper Speech and Language Center
    Mont Belvieu, TX 77580
    http://www.cooperspeechandlanguagecenter.com
    Stephanie@cooperspeechandlanguagecenter.com
    Phone: 936-689-3874

    Stephanie Cooper, MS, CCC-SLP is the owner of Cooper Speech and Language Center, a private practice serving the East Houston area.  Stephanie is passionate about helping families with young children find their voice.   She provides high quality, evidence-based therapy that is tailored to the individual needs of the client.  Through fun activities, she teaches vital communication skills to help improve confidence, foster independence, and promote the love of communication.  She is committed to helping each individual reach their goals and achieve their full potential.  Stephanie promotes a family-centered therapy environment.  She encourages a partnership with her families to ensure carryover and facilitate progress in the community and home settings. She is happy to consult and/or provide presentations to school districts, agencies, and other speech–language pathologists in regards to the identification and treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech.

  • Gregory C. Del Duca Jr.

    M.A. CCC-SLP

    Communication Specialist, Family First of Greater Pittsburgh, LLC
    gregory@familyfirstpgh.com
    Phone: (412) 427-3313
    Fax: (724) 871-1388

    Family First of Greater Pittsburgh, and Gregory Del Duca, are generally available for consultation via phone or electronic mail. Additionally, Gregory can generally schedule observations, evaluations, or in-person consultations as one-time services. Currently, Family First maintains a waiting-list for direct therapy services and is not taking new referrals. The practice accepts most blue cross/blue shield insurances as well as private pay agreements.

  • Suzanne Demarco

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Suzanne’s Speakeasy, LLC and Boston Public Schools
    suzannesspeakeasyllc@gmail.com
    Phone: (617) 620-8394

    Suzanne is the Citywide Childhood Apraxia Speech Consultant for the Boston Public Schools, as well as a Speech-Language Pathologist in the Boston Public Schools system.  Suzanne is available for diagnostics and consultations for children with suspected Childhood Apraxia of Speech. She enjoys presenting Childhood Apraxia of Speech workshops to other Speech-Language Pathologists.  Suzanne has limited availability to work with children with CAS in the Metro-Boston area in her private practice.  She is happy to consult with professionals regarding CAS.

  • Elaine Dolgin-Lieberman

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    White Plains, New York
    EDolgin@aol.com
    Phone: (914) 523-9131

    Elaine is a speech language pathologist in private practice in White Plains, NY and an adjunct instructor in the Communication Disorders program at Mercy College in Dobbs Ferry, NY. She has a pediatric practice with special interest in working with children with Childhood Apraxia of Speech and other motor speech disorders. Elaine is available for diagnosis, clinical evaluation, direct therapy, consultation,and presentations.

  • Carrie Don-Elliott

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Speech, Language & Wellness Services - Owner & Clinician
    Central/South New Jersey
    www.cdeslp.com/
    carrieelliottslp@gmail.com
    Phone: (609)477-3788

    Carrie Don-Elliott is a licensed and certified speech language pathologist with over 15 years of experience specializing in working with children with speech sound disorders such as CAS, oral and written language delays and disorders, complex communication needs requiring AAC, and is an advocate for living a healthy active lifestyle.She maintains a private practice in Central/Southern New Jersey and consults with various school districts within her surrounding communities. She provides parent, family, educator and community member workshops to support individuals with special needs and special abilities. She is skilled in addressing and meeting the needs of all her clients and takes pride in helping each individual maximize their skills and abilities. Carrie employees a person-centered and relationship based approach to treatment in order to advance her client’s speech, language and communication abilities. Carrie is available for diagnosis, clinical evaluation, direct therapy, consultation, and learning workshops and presentations.

  • Molly Eiseman

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    California Pacific Medical Center: Kalmanovitz Child Development Center, San Francisco, CA
    Services also available in Oakland, CA

    mollyeiseman@gmail.com
    Phone: (415) 699-1573

    Molly works as a speech-language pathologist serving both English- and Spanish-speaking children from birth to 12 years-of-age at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco. Molly is also available to see children in Oakland.

    Molly is happy to provide direct therapy, diagnostic evaluations and consultations. She enjoys collaborating with families, fellow speech therapists as well as professionals from other disciplines, as a member of a child’s comprehensive therapy team. She can provide presentations regarding diagnosis and treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech to groups of parents, colleagues, and teachers.

  • Jessica Folk-Farber

    M.SLP, RSLP, SLP(C)

    Umbrella Speech & Language Services
    Richmond, British Columbia
    Canada
    umbrellaslp@gmail.com
    Phone: (604)270-9442

    Jessica has been practicing as a pediatric speech-language pathologist since 2003. She has been at the Richmond Public Health Speech and Language Program since 2005 and also runs a part-time private practice, Umbrella Speech & Language Services. She is a clinical faculty member at the University of British Columbia. Jessica is available to provide assessment and treatment for children with confirmed or suspected CAS. She is also available to consult with SLPs and other professionals regarding clients with CAS, and provides presentations on request.

  • Alicia Folland-Tillinghast

    M.S. CCC-SLP

    South Glastonbury, CT
    aliciaft@sbcglobal.net
    Phone: (860) 633-7669

    Alicia works in the Connecticut Birth to Three System as well as in private practice.  She is available to provide consultations, evaluations and direct therapy for children with Childhood Apraxia of Speech.

  • Jennifer Francis

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Owner/Clinical Director SNH Speech Therapy & Learning Center, LLC
    1 Trafalgar Square, Suite 204
    Nashua, NH 03063
    nhtlc.com
    jen@nhtlc.com
    Phone: (603) 577-5517

    Jennifer is the owner and clinical director of SNH Speech Therapy & Learning Center, a private pediatric practice located in Nashua, NH, providing speech-language therapy, reading and writing instruction, audiology services, and mental health services. Jennifer and the team at SNH Speech Therapy & Learning Center provide assessment and treatment for children ages 1-21 years.  Jennifer is happy to provide consultative services to school districts or other professionals regarding the identification and treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech.

  • Melissa Goetz

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    Cincinnati, Ohio
    slptreatment@yahoo.com
    Phone: (513) 300-3376

    Melissa provides outpatient and home-based speech and language services to the pediatric population. Melissa is happy to receive inquiries regarding her ability to provide collaboration, consultation, treatment, and presentations regarding Childhood Apraxia of Speech.  Treatment methods incorporate the principals of motor learning and targeting functional words and messages selected by the team (clinician, child, and family). Family involvement is essential to a child’s progress.

  • Melissa Granger

    Owner, Bluegrass Therapy Services, LLC
    Kentucky
    Phone: (502) 797-4168

    Melissa has a pediatric practice in Louisville, Kentucky with special interest in working with children with Childhood Apraxia of Speech and other motor speech disorders. Melissa is available for diagnosis, clinical evaluation, direct therapy, consultation,and presentations to school districts and other professionals throughout Kentuckiana.

  • Corie Green Reuschlein

    M.S. CCC-SLP

    Gaithersburg, Maryland
    www.childhoodchatter.com
    Corie@childhoodchatter.com
    Phone: 301-538-8393

    Corie has a pediatric practice in Montgomery County, Maryland. She has a special interest in working with children with Childhood Apraxia of Speech and other motor speech disorders as well as children with Down syndrome who have co-occurring motor speech challenges. Corie is available for consultation, clinical evaluation, and direct therapy. She is also happy to collaborate with families, professionals, and school districts in her area regarding questions related to Childhood Apraxia of Speech.

  • Carla Hall

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children Pediatric Rehab/team lead speech-language pathologist
    1555 Howell Branch Road, Suite B-1
    Winter Park, FL 32789
    Carla.Hall@orlandohealth.com
    Phone: 407-645-2081

    Carla Hall is the team lead speech-language pathologist at Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children Pediatric Rehab in Winter Park, FL (a suburb of Orlando).  Carla has been practicing in the Orlando area for nearly 20 years and has advanced her skills in the area of Childhood Apraxia of Speech and speech sound disorders.  She has worked in a number of dynamic environments including: public schools, home health, hospitals and university settings.  She has found her niche in her medical practice which specializes in evaluation and treatment of children ages birth to 21.  Carla is available for assessment and treatment services for children with CAS as well as consultation and educational trainings for other professionals throughout Florida and beyond.

  • Heather Hamilton

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Keystone Pediatric Therapy - Owner
    Lehigh Valley, PA
    www.keystonepediatrictherapy.com
    Hbrown8@yahoo.com
    Phone: (215)750-7485

    Heather Hamilton is the owner of Keystone Pediatric Therapy, a pediatric private practice in Lehigh Valley, PA.  She also works with children through the Birth to 3 program and school aged children who are home schooled through virtual charter schools.  She is available to provide consultations, workshops, evaluations and therapy for children with CAS.  She also coordinates the local Walk for Apraxia held every September and the Lehigh Valley Apraxia Network group.

  • Alyssa Hampson

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Let's Talk! Rehabilitation Services - Co-owner
    2831 St. Rose Parkway
    Suite 334
    Henderson, Nevada 89052
    www.LetsTalkTherapy.com
    alyssa@letstalktherapy.com
    Phone: (702)533-0365

    Alyssa is co-owner of Let’s Talk! Rehabilitation Services  providing speech therapy services throughout the Las Vegas Valley.  Alyssa is passionate about working with children who have or are suspected to have Childhood Apraxia of Speech. Alyssa is available to provide evaluation and treatment services. She also provides presentations/consultations  to school districts, agencies and other speech-language pathologist in regards to the identification and treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech.

  • Pamela S. Harnden

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Huntsville Pediatric Associates
    1963 Memorial Parkway, Suite 5
    Huntsville, Alabama 35802
    pam@larhar.com
    Phone: (256) 265-2464 x134

    Pam is available to work with children who have suspected CAS, their families and speech pathologists through evaluation and treatment services. She is also very interested in providing consultations and brainstorming with area families and professionals.

  • Sheila Hosain

    M.Sc (A), SLP (C)

    Speech-Language Pathologist, Saskatoon Health Region
    Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Canada
    sheila.hosain@saskatoonhealthregion.ca
    Phone: (306) 655-2434

    Sheila is a Speech-Language Pathologist with the Saskatoon Health Region, in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Canada.  She provides assessment and treatment for preschool aged children.  She is happy to consult with other professionals and families regarding assessment and treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech.

  • Patti Kasten

    M.S.,CCC-SLP

    Sunrise Therapy
    4045 E. Union Hills, Suite 110
    Phoenix, Arizona 85050
    pattik.sunrise@gmail.com
    Phone: (602) 485-4444

    Patti is passionate about helping families with young children. Helping a child with CAS make his wants and needs clearly know is why she loves her job. Please contact her for availability for direct therapy services. She is also willing to provide consultations with or presentations for families and professionals wanting to learn more about Childhood Apraxia of Speech.

  • Allison Keeler Hochschild

    M. A., CCC-SLP

    Keystone Therapy Services
    3801 Schroer Rd
    Valdosta, GA 31605
    www.allisonSLP.com
    allisonSLP123@gmail.com
    Phone: (229) 244-3552

    Allison currently works at Keystone Therapy Services. She works closely with families and caregivers to conduct comprehensive diagnostic assessments and to create effective, evidence-based treatment plans. Allison has worked with children with a variety of speech/language/communication disorders and she has developed special interest in Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS). Allison is certified as a Speech-EZ clinician and she has training in the Kaufman Approach to Speech and Language® Protocol. Allison successfully completed CASANA’s Intensive Training Institute for Childhood Apraxia of Speech. She is happy to provide consultation services to professionals and families in her area wanting to learn more about CAS.

  • Lisa Klein

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Lisa Klein Speech (Owner and Director)
    Santa Monica, CA
    www.lisakleinspeech.com
    lisakleinslp@gmail.com
    Phone: (917) 592-4509

    Lisa Klein is the owner and director of Lisa Klein Speech. Lisa is dedicated to implementing innovative and effective treatment into every single session. From her private practice in Santa Monica, California, she works with both children and adults, specializing in childhood apraxia of speech. Lisa is a compassionate advocate for her clients, and collaborates with a team of world-class professionals to ensure the best approach is taken and individualized treatment is prescribed. She is available for diagnosis, clinical evaluation, direct therapy, consultation and presentations to schools and other professionals.

  • Amy Krantz

    M.S. CCC-SLP

    Ascend Speech Therapy, LLC
    Salt Lake City area, Utah
    AKrantz02@gmail.com
    Phone: (801)712-1498

    Amy Krantz is the owner and operator of Ascend Speech Therapy, LLC.  Amy provides assessment and treatment services for children with severe speech sound disorders, and specializes in CAS.  She is also available for consultation services and educational trainings for other professionals throughout Utah.

  • Ann Kuhlmeier

    M.A., CCC/SLP, ATP

    St Luke’s Children’s Rehab
    Boise, ID area
    kuhlmeia@slhs.org
    Phone: 208-489-5700

    Anne provides diagnostic and treatment services in a pediatric outpatient setting. She especially enjoys working with children who display motor speech difficulties and their families. She collaborates with school SLPs and medical professionals on best practice services for children with CAS. She is the AT Clinical Program Coordinator for St Lukes and an ATP for Idaho Assistive Technology Project. Integrating AAC to help children communicate is an integral aspect of her services. She provides consults and trainings for professionals and families.  She is also co-director of a yearly AAC Camp in Idaho.

  • Jodi Kumar

    M.S., CCC.SLP

    Clinical Supervisor/Speech-Language Pathologist
    George Washington University
    Washington, DC
    jkumar@gwu.edu
    Phone: (202) 994-7363

    Jodi provides clinical training to graduate clinicians related to speech sound and motor speech disorders at George Washington University in Washington, DC, as well as provides comprehensive evaluations, treatment, and education for individuals with childhood apraxia of speech. She is also the director of the Childhood Apraxia and Motor Planning (CHAMP) Camp, an intensive summer therapy experience.

  • Bonnie Leaf

    M. Sc.; R. SLP, S-LP ( C)

    Rocky Mountain House
    Red Deer and area (Central Alberta), Canada
    brleaf2@gmail.com
    Phone: 1-403-304-2870

    Bonnie Leaf runs a private practice in Central Alberta and specializes in evaluation, differential diagnosis and treatment of children with CAS and other challenging speech sound disorders. She has 30+ years of paediatric clinical experience in a variety of
    educational and clinical settings.

    Bonnie is available for direct assessment and treatment services as well as to consult with parents, treating SLPs and other professionals regarding CAS diagnosis and best practice. She is also available to provide in- services/workshop on the topic of CAS.

  • Lisa Leonard

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    Children's Hospital Cleveland Clinic Therapy Services - Shaker Campus
    Cleveland, OH
    leonarl2@ccf.org
    Phone: (216) 448-6400

    Lisa is available to provide diagnostic and collaborative consultation services for children with CAS and their families. She has limited availability to provide private direct therapy services for children in the Cleveland area and through the Cleveland Clinic Children’s Rehabilitation Hospital Outpatient Therapy Services.  She is also happy to collaborate with professionals in her area regarding questions related to Childhood Apraxia of Speech

  • Susan Lolacher

    M.,S-LP (C)

    Saskatchewan, Canada
    susan.lolacher@gmail.com
    Phone: (306) 775-0425, (306) 766-5676

    Susan is available to provide diagnostic evaluations and treatment to children where Childhood Apraxia of Speech is questioned. She is happy to consult with families and other professionals throughout Saskatchewan, Canada.

  • Jessica Matheson

    M.S.P, CCC-SLP

    Greenville, SC 29605
    jessicapmatheson@yahoo.com

    Jessica is a school-based Speech-Language Pathologist who also provides consultative and evaluative services for Childhood Apraxia of Speech through Therapy360 in Greenville, SC. Jessica is available for consultative and diagnostic appointments for children with suspected Childhood Apraxia of Speech. She also serves as a mentor to other clinicians within Therapy360’s practice who also serve this population. In addition to family consultations, Jessica is available to advise with school districts, agencies and other Speech-Language Pathologists regarding CAS.

  • Amanda Maxwell

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    Clearbrook's CHILD Therapy program
    1815 W. Central Road
    Arlington Heights, IL 60005
    AmandaPerezSLP@gmail.com
    Phone: (847) 769-5679

    Amanda provides both home-based and clinic-based evaluation and treatment to young children with communication disorders. She enjoys providing individualized, family-focused therapeutic services. Amanda is available to provide diagnostic, treatment, and collaborative services for children with Childhood Apraxia of Speech.

  • Leigh Mazaleski

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Valdese, North Carolina
    Leighmaz@gmail.com
    Phone: (828) 443-2365

    Ms. Mazaleski resides in Valdese, North Carolina and is employed by the North Carolina Infant-Toddler Program.  Her primary role is as a team member completing  interdisciplinary evaluations to determine eligibility for services.  Along with Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS), she has a special interest in the field of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), and has completed training to perform autism assessment on the EI team.  Ms. Mazaleski is available for consultation with other SLP’s or parents, and maintains a very limited private practice. She is regularly invited to speak about CAS, educating others on the diagnostic characteristics and essentials for successful treatment. As a clinician with 30 years experience, she shares her knowledge and passion for children in an energetic and entertaining manner.

  • Sarah J. McDonnell

    MA, CCC-SLP

    Kidsense Pediatric Therapy Services
    Hood River, OR 97031
    www.kidsense.biz
    mytheraplayce@gmail.com
    Phone: (541) 386-0009

    Sarah McDonnell earned her M.A. from SUNY at Buffalo, and has spent the past 10 years developing her clinical skills as a pediatric speech-language pathologist. She maintains the Certificate of Clinical Competency (CCC) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and is licensed by the State of Oregon.

    Sarah’s professional experiences include working with children in both inpatient and outpatient hospital settings, outpatient clinics, early intervention, and private practice. She is experienced in treating children with complex communication needs, with special interest in the evaluation and treatment of motor speech disorders (CAS). Sarah is available for evaluation, consultation, and treatment with Kidsense Pediatric Therapy Services in the Columbia River Gorge.

     

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  • Marnie Millington

    M.S. CCC-SLP

    Co-Owner/Children's Speech & Feeding Therapy
    Children’s Speech & Feeding Therapy, Inc
    Suite C, 145 Rosemary Street
    Needham, MA 02492

    www.speechandfeeding.org
    marniemillington@comcast.net
    Phone: (781) 400-5035

    Marnie is co-owner of Children’s Speech & Feeding Therapy, a private practice in Newton, Massachusetts. Her current focus includes assessment and treatment of children with apraxia. She has created an intensive treatment program for children with CAS and also provides weekly intervention for children with this disorder. She has consulted and created treatment plans for children with CAS for colleagues to complete. Marnie has trained graduate students and SLPs in Massachusetts and other states and has lectured at Emerson College and Northeastern University. She has also acted as clinical expert on legal cases concerning children with CAS. She can provide parents and professionals with speech-language evaluations, therapy, consultations, and training.

  • Lisa B. Mitchell

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Owner/clinical director Clearly Speaking LLC
    Clearly Speaking clinics in Dover, Derry and Hampton Falls, New Hampshire
    www.clearlyspeakingNH.com
    lisa@clearlyspeakingnh.com
    Phone: (603) 926-3277

    Lisa provides pediatric speech & language therapy and diagnostic services at the Clearly Speaking clinics in Dover, Derry and Hampton Falls, New Hampshire.  She is also available to consult with school districts, agencies and other speech language pathologists in regards to the identification and treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech.  Lisa and the Clearly Speaking team provide evaluations and treatment for children aged 18 months to 16 years.

  • Ashley Monks

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    McAlester RiteCare Clinic - Director
    P.O. Box 609
    305 N. 2nd St.
    McAlester, OK 74502

    www.ritecareok.org
    ashleymonks_ritecareclinic@yahoo.com
    Phone: (918) 426-2300

    Ashley Monks is a certified speech-language pathologist in the state of Oklahoma and clinic director for the McAlester RiteCare Clinic.  The RiteCare clinic is a nonprofit speech therapy clinic that offers evaluation and treatment services to children 18-months to 12-years.  The clinic specializes in speech sound disorders, including Childhood Apraxia of Speech, literacy, and early intervention for communication disorders.  Therapy services are provided on an individual basis and parent involvement is essential.  Ashley is also available to provide training seminars to speech-language pathologists, pediatricians, school personnel, and the community on how to identify, evaluate, and treat children with childhood apraxia of speech.

  • Carla Monteleone

    MSLP RSLP SLP(C)

    North Vancouver, British Columbia
    montelcar@hotmail.com
    Phone: (778)386 2350

    Carla Monteleone has an undergraduate degree from the University of British Columbia and a master’s degree from the University of Alberta. She has over 8 years of experience working in public health and private practice across the Lower Mainland, from Langley to the North Shore. Carla has an interest in working with children with Childhood Apraxia of Speech. She is available to provide assessment and treatment for families with children with CAS. Carla is happy to consult with other professionals regarding CAS.

  • Christine Murphy

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    Gansevoort, NY 12831 (upstate New York)
    cmurphyslp@aol.com
    Phone: (518) 796-8669

    Christine Murphy is able to provide evaluations and therapy to children with motor planning difficulties. She is also available to consult with districts, agencies and providers about identification and treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech. Christine lives in the Saratoga Springs area but is willing to travel throughout the Capital District and northern New York.

  • Lucia Pasquel-Lefebvre

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    Chapel Hill/Durham, NC
    luciaplef@gmail.com

    Lucia is a speech language pathologist in private practice in Durham, NC.  Lucia also works in the Chapel Hill/Carrboro City School District.  She has been a licensed, ASHA certified SLP for 15 years and has extensive experience working with children with Childhood Apraxia of Speech and severe speech sound disorders in addition to Autism, Down Syndrome, sensory-motor challenges and global developmental disorders. Lucia is fluent in Spanish and French and provides therapy in both languages as well as in English.  Lucia completed CASANA’S Intensive Training on Apraxia of Speech in Summer 2014.  She is available for diagnosis, clinical evaluations, direct therapy, consultation and community presentations.

  • Wendy Pavicich

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Crown Point
    Crown Point, IN
    wendy.pavicich@franciscanalliance.org
    Phone: (219) 662-5770

    Wendy is a pediatric speech and language pathologist providing services in an outpatient hospital setting. Wendy is happy to provide evaluation and treatment for children with suspected or confirmed Childhood Apraxia of Speech as well as a variety of other communication difficulties. She is also available to consult with families, professionals, school districts and other SLP’s regarding the identification and treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech.

  • Krista Perkins

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Outpatient Kentucky
    Crestview Hills, KY 41017
    (Near Cincinnati)
    krista.perkins@cchmc.org
    Phone: (859) 344-4796

    Krista provides pediatric speech and language therapy and diagnostic evaluation at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Outpatient Kentucky.   She primarily works with children with childhood apraxia of speech and autism.  She is happy to collaborate with other professionals and families in the Cincinnati area.

  • Dayna Porter

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    Chatterbox Speech Therapy
    4050 Lake Otis Parkway, Ste. 201
    Anchorage, AK 99508
    Phone: (907) 868-2753

    Dayna is a speech-language pathologist who is fortunate to work both in private practice and in the public school setting in Anchorage, AK. She is available to consult with families and/or SLP’s and is able to evaluate and provide direct therapy to those children with suspected or confirmed CAS.

  • Yasmin Rahimtoola

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Yasmin Rahimtoola, MS, CCC-SLP
    Pasadena, CA
    yasmin.rahimtoola@gmail.com
    Phone: (617) 966 -9606

    Yasmin is happy to provide direct therapy, diagnostic evaluations and consultations. She enjoys collaborating with families, school districts, medical professionals and speech-pathologists. Additionally, she can provide presentations regarding diagnosis and treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech.

  • Melissa Randazzo

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    New York, NY
    melissarandazzo@gmail.com

    Melissa Randazzo is a licensed bilingual speech-language pathologist with an MS from Columbia University in New York. She is passionate about working with children and their families on speech, language, and learning. Melissa has spent time over the past few years providing speech services to children and families in Siem Reap, Cambodia. She is also a clinical educator and adjunct professor. Melissa is currently pursuing her PhD in the Neurocognition and Language Lab at Columbia University, where she uses neuroimaging to study multisensory integration in speech and reading. Melissa is available for consultation, evaluation, treatment and training other professionals.

  • Brooke Rea

    MClSc,SLP (C)

    Speech-Language Pathologist, reg. CASLPO
    Guelph, Ontario
    http://ca.linkedin.com/in/brookerea/
    brooke@letstalkguelph.ca
    Phone: (519)362-1045

    Brooke currently works in a small private practice in Guelph with a special interest in Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS) and motor speech disorders. She offers consultation, assessment, treatment and workshops on CAS. She lectures and consults with professionals and families throughout Ontario, as well as chairs the Childhood Apraxia of Speech interest group for the Ontario Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (OSLA) and founded/chairs the Ontario Professional and Parent Education Network for CAS (OPPEN CAS).  Brooke has a strong knowledge of the public preschool system in Ontario, as well as the school health support services program. Brooke has worked in the private sector since 2008 where she has gained extensive experience working with multi-disciplinary and interdisciplinary teams, and acquiring a passion for family-centered care.

  • Jill Reynolds

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Clinical Supervisor and Speech-Language Pathologist
    Augustana College
    Rock Island, Illinois
    jillreynolds@augustana.edu

    Jill is a clinical supervisor and speech-language pathologist providing services at the Augustana College Center for Speech, Language, and Hearing. Jill is able to provide evaluation and treatment for children with suspected or confirmed Childhood Apraxia of Speech as well as collaborate with families, SLPs, and other professionals regarding CAS.

  • Sara Rode

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    Sprout Pediatric Therapy Services
    Greenwood Village, Co 80111
    sproutherapy@hotmail.com
    Phone: (303)641-4568

    Sara provides pediatric speech & language therapy, assistive technology therapy and diagnostic services in the Denver Metro area for children birth -18 years of age.  She is available to work with children who have or are suspected to have Childhood Apraxia of Speech and their families by providing evaluations and treatment services. She is happy to consult and/or provide presentations to school districts, agencies and other speech–language pathologists in regards to the identification and treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech. Sprout Pediatric Therapy Services, LLC currently offers affordable self-pay plans for families.

  • Susan Rose

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Warwick Public Schools
    Cranston, RI
    rose28@cox.net
    Phone: (401) 828-4577

    Susan is employed by the Warwick Public Schools in Warwick, Rhode Island.  She is available for home-based consultation, evaluation and therapy services to children and families.  Susan has considerable experience with young children who are just learning to find their voice.  She strongly supports families to that end and believes that sharing her knowledge with parents, teachers and caregivers is the most effective means of providing treatment.

  • Debbi Schmitt

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Genesee Valley Educational Partnership (BOCES)
    Rochester, NY and its suburbs in Western NY
    Schmitt012@yahoo.com
    Phone: (585) 490-6712

    Debbi Schmitt is a Speech Language Pathologist who has had extensive experience and successful treatment with children suspected to have or have Childhood Apraxia of Speech.  Currently, she has a very limited private practice. Debbi is available for questions or support and can be reached by email or phone.

  • Lynn Smith

    M.SLP, R.SLP(C)

    Edmonton, Alberta
    Canada
    lynn.smith.talks@gmail.com
    Phone: (780) 686-4686

    Lynn has a private practice serving children with complex speech disorders, including Childhood Apraxia of Speech.  She completed training in Dr. Megan Hodge’s ‘Let’s Start Talking’ program for young children with severe speech delay and suspected CAS in 2010 and more recently assisted Dr. Hodge in developing the ‘Let’s Talk Clearly’ program for school-aged children with persisting speech disorders.  Lynn is available to provide assessment and treatment for children with suspected or diagnosed CAS.  She also provides consultation to families and/or professionals and offers workshops about CAS.

  • Rebeccah M. Smith

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Rehabilitation Associates, P.C.
    Virginia Beach, Virginia 23452
    rsmith@rehabilitationassociates.com
    Phone: (757) 490-3223

    Rebeccah is availble to work with children who have or are suspected to have Childhood Apraxia of Speech and their families by providing evaluations and treatment services. She is also available to consult and/or provide presentations to school districts, agencies and other speech–language pathologist in regards to the identification and treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech. Rehabilitation Associates accepts all major insurances and offers an affordable self-pay plan.

  • Meg Sprunger

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    Emerge Center for Communication, Behavior, and Development
    Baton Rouge Speech & Hearing Foundation
    Baton Rouge, LA
    msprunger@emergela.org
    Phone: (225) 343-4232

    Meg is a clinical speech-language pathologist and supervisor specializing in childhood apraxia of speech.  She is available to provide evaluation, treatment, and family education/support to children with suspected or diagnosed CAS.  Meg is happy to consult with families and/or professionals in Baton Rouge and the surrounding areas.  Phone or e-mail inquiries are welcome.

  • Caterina F. Staltari

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    Duquesne University
    Pittsburgh, PA 15282
    Staltari@duq.edu
    Phone: (412) 396-4047

    Caterina is an instructor in the Department of Speech Language Pathology at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA. In addition to educating graduate students in speech language pathology, she works with children and adults with Apraxia of Speech and other speech and language disorders. The Duquesne University Speech- Language-Hearing Clinic is available for diagnostic and treatment services for individuals with communication disorders, as well as educational services to families and professionals.

  • Alice Stroutsos

    M.S.-CCC, SLP

    Seattle, WA
    Astroutsos@comcast.net
    Phone: (425) 582-2473

    Alice Stroutsos has a pediatric private practice in the Seattle, WA area with special interest in working with children with Childhood Apraxia of Speech and other motor speech disorders.  She has been a PROMPT instructor since 1999.  She has worked in a variety of clinical settings including acute care, inpatient/outpatient rehabilitation, and presently a private practice.  Family training and a team approach are an integral part of every treatment plan.  Alice is available for diagnosis, clinical evaluation, direct therapy, consultation,and presentations to professionals throughout the Northwest.

  • Jolynn Thomas

    M.S. CCC-SLP

    Valley Forge Educational Services/The Vanguard School
    Speech Language Pathologist Consultant
    Paoli Pa

    Main Line Health System
    Speech-Language Pathologist
    Malvern, Pa
    jolynnthomas@verizon.net

    Jolynn is available to provide evaluations, treatment, education and support to children and families with speech and language disorders, specializing in childhood apraxia of speech.  She is happy to provide consultation and presentation services  to professionals in her area wanting to learn more about CAS.

  • Marlo Trudgeon

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    west Denver area; Jefferson County, Colorado
    marlotrudgeon@gmail.com
    Phone: (303) 917-8577

    Marlo works in the west Denver area in Jefferson County providing early intervention services. She provides in-home services to families combining evidence-based practices with caregiver training. She is also available to work with children of multiple ages who have or are suspected to have Childhood Apraxia of Speech by providing evaluations and treatment services. She is happy to consult and/or provide presentations to school districts, agencies and other speech–language pathologists in regards to the identification and treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech.

  • Cheryl Stromberg

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    Coordinator, San Diego Unified School District’s Childhood Apraxia of Speech Resource Center
    San Diego, California
    stromberg.cheryl@gmail.com
    Phone: (858) 922-3588

    Cheryl is currently coordinator of the San Diego Unified School District’s Childhood Apraxia of Speech Resource Center. She provides professional development and consultation for Speech-Language Pathologists in the district. She also identifies children with CAS and supports SLPs with evidence based evaluations and therapy techniques. She is available to provide presentations to or consult with other professionals, agencies, or school districts about the identification and treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech.

  • Emilie Whitesell

    M.S., CCC-SLP

    Columbus, Ohio area
    Phone: 773-662-6681

    Emilie provides home-based speech and language services to the pediatric population. She primarily provides direct therapy services, but is available for diagnostic evaluations. In addition, she is happy to consult with other professionals, agencies, or schools about the identification and treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech.

  • Anne L. Van Zelst

    M.A., CCC-SLP-L

    AVZSpeechWorks, LLC
    13 West Third Street
    Media, PA 19063
    avzspeechworks@gmail.com
    Phone: (610) 909-0550

    Anne is a clinical pediatric speech-language pathologist and the owner of AVZSpeechWorks, LLC, a small pediatric private practice specializing in the treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech and other complex speech sound disorders.

    Anne is able to provide evaluation, treatment, consultative services, and presentations. She has worked in a wide variety of clinical settings including early intervention, pediatric acute care and rehabilitation, pediatric outpatient, and K-8 school-based services. Due to her years of experience working as a school-based SLP, Anne is especially able to provide expert consultation and speech-language support services to school-aged clients and their families.

    As a proud and grateful CASANA “Boot Camp” graduate, Anne has presented on topics related to CAS at the National Conference on Childhood Apraxia of Speech, in CASANA On-Demand Webinars, and at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention.

  • Amanda Zimmerman

    M.A., CCC-SLP

    Columbus Speech and Hearing Center
    510 E. North Broadway
    Columbus, OH 43214
    azimmerman@columbusspeech.org
    Phone: (614)261-5489

    Amanda provides outpatient pediatric speech & language therapy and diagnostic services at The Columbus Speech & Hearing Center in Columbus, Ohio.  She is also available to consult with school districts, agencies and other speech language pathologists in regards to the identification and treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech.