Speech-Language Pathologist

Jana is a licensed speech-language pathologist holding a Masters of Science degree from Syracuse University and a Bachelors of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. During school, Jana worked in a variety of therapeutic settings including a language clinic and a therapeutic day school for children with moderate to severe autism. While in school, Jana spent her summers working as a speech-language specialist and live-in counselor at an overnight camp for children with autism. Jana has received training and attended conferences in the following areas: Early Speech-Language Development: Taking Theory to the Floor, the Kaufman Protocol for Children with Apraxia, the AEIOU Systematic Approach to Pediatric Feeding, and the More Than Words Program through the Hannen Centre. Jana has enjoyed building relationships with the children and families of BY YOUR SIDE since joining the team in 2013.