Abby is a licensed speech-language pathologist who is dedicated to helping children of all ages develop and improve their communication skills. She has evaluated and treated children in a variety of settings including early intervention, preschool through high school, outpatient clinics, home health, therapeutic schools, private practices, and hospitals. Abby has extensive experience working with childhood language delays and disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, pragmatic language disorders, Apraxia of Speech, fluency disorders, autism spectrum disorders, dyslexia, and voice disorders. She is passionate about working with children who struggle with reading fluency, reading comprehension, and written expression, and she is trained in the evidence-based Orton-Gillingham reading program. Abby is an enthusiastic speech-language pathologist who strives to make therapy motivating, fun and tailored to meet the individual needs of each child.
Abby received her Bachelor’s degree in Speech and Hearing Sciences with a minor in Psychology from Indiana University, and her Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of the District of Columbia. She holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and is an Early Intervention Credentialed in the State of Illinois. She also holds a PROMPT level one certification.