Jennifer earned her Bachelor's degree in Psychology and Health Studies from Siena College. She then went on to earn a Master of Arts degree from Long Island University: CW Post Campus in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Jennifer has extensive experience working with children ages birth through school-age. She is formally trained in PROMPT, a Sensory-Motor Approach to Feeding, DIR Floortime, and CPR. Jennifer specializes in articulation and feeding therapy. She works with a wide range of pediatric disabilities and disorders, including cleft palate, hearing loss, vocal fold paralysis, prematurity, Childhood Apraxia of Speech, and Autism Spectrum Disorder. She also completed a voice therapy program to treat vocal nodules, which she continues to learn more about everyday.
Maria received her Bachelor's degree from the University of Connecticut and her Master's degree from the University of Massachusetts. Maria has vast experience working in the pediatric population. Her experience includes working with children who have a wide variety of disabilities and diagnoses, including children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Childhood Apraxia of Speech, cleft palate, hearing loss, Down Syndrome, cerebral palsy, prematurity, and neurological impairment. She is formally trained in PROMPT, DIR Floortime, and Lori Overland's Sensory-Motor Approach for feeding. Maria specializes in pediatric feeding therapy, ranging from children who are medically complex to "picky eaters."