Stephanie Nixon

Children's National Health System - Laurel Outpatient Center

Credentials: Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Hours of Operation: 8-5 Monday through Thursday and 8-4 Friday
Treatment locations: Office/Clinic
Address:
13922 Baltimore Ave
Laurel, Maryland 20905
Phone: (240) 568-7026
Email: snixon@childrensnational.org

Overall Treatment Approach:
   -Dynamic Temporal and Tactile Cueing is my primary approach. I involve some of the tactile prompts I learned in PROMPT. I do not do PROMPT therapy. -The best approach would be if I could see my patients 4-5 times per week; however, at Children's we can

Percent of CAS cases: 16

Parent Involvement:
   Parents are expected to be very involved. I model the approach for them. They are expected to go home and practice the current target words. They are also involved in target selection. They help me determine which words are most functional for the child at first. I organize these words for practice.

Community Involvement:
   I am currently on the Apraxia Kids Facebook group for parents. I also correspond with other professionals regarding best practices specific to childhood apraxia of speech.

Professional consultation/collaboration: Yes

Min Age Treated: 18 month

Max Age Treated:

Insurance Accepted: Yes