Allison received her Bachelor’s degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology from West Virginia University and received her Master’s degree in Communication Disorders from The Pennsylvania State University.
Allison has professional experience in a variety of settings including private practice, hospitals, outpatient rehabilitation centers, elementary schools, and preschools. Allison is certified in DIR Floortime through the Profectum Academy.
Allison’s comprehensive experience includes evaluating and working with children with childhood apraxia of speech, receptive-expressive language disorders, articulation disorders and autism spectrum disorder. Allison is trained in the Kaufman Speech to Language Protocol (K-SLP) and Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets (PROMPT).
Allison is highly involved in advocating for the special needs community in her town, including lecturing to her school district’s Special Education Parent Advisory Committee (SEPAC) and planning inclusionary community events so children of all abilities can meaningfully participate and socialize.
Allison joined the Suburban Speech Center in 2003.