Speech-Language Pathologist

Marilyn is a licensed speech-language pathologist holding a Masters of Science degree from St. Ambrose University and Bachelors in  Early Childhood Education from St Ambrose University. Marilyn has experience working in a variety of therapeutic settings including a language clinic, preschool and the early intervention setting for children with autism. Marilyn has learned how important the role of family is in a child's speech and language development. Marilyn 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, Practical Strategies for Treating Complex Pediatric Feeding Disorders, Central Auditory Processing Disorder: Early Childhood and Language Acquisition through Motor Planning (LAMP). Marilyn has enjoyed building relationships with the children and the families of BY YOUR SIDE since joining the team in 2013.