logo
CHELSEA ARTS BUILDING
134 West 26th Street • Suite #602
New York, NY 10001
ASTORIA, QUEENS @ Leaps and Bounds
21-14 Newtown Avenue • First Floor
Astoria, NY 11102
.

Tel:
212.604.9360 • Fax: 212.604.9361
speech language therapy, speech pathology, speech pathologist, speech language pathologist, speech language center, speech therapy, speech therapist, Articulation, Phonological Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Pragmatic disorders, Hearing Impaired, Cochlear Implant Rehabilitation, Cognitive Communication, Auditory Processing, fluency, Disorders, Stuttering, Feeding and Myofunctional, Certified Auditory Verbal Therapy, Certified Auditory Verbal Therapist, Auditory Verbal Therapy, Auditory Verbal Therapist, AVT, Cert Avt, Tongue Disorders, Oral-Motor Disorders, Language, Learning, Literacy Disorders, Augmentative Communication, M.A. CCC-SLP, pathologist, therapist, articulation, PROMPT Trained, ASHA, New York City, Manhattan, baby sign language, communication, evaluation, play skills, child not talking, feeding, oral-motor, development, drooling, thumbsucking, pacifier, Upper West Side, Upper East Side, UES, Midtown, Village, Soho, Tribeca, Gramercy, Long Island, Roslyn, Great Neck, Port Washington, Manhasset, New York, New York City, NY, NYC
Home   I   Our Mission   I   Our Staff   I   Therapy   I   Q & A   I   Warning Signs   I   Testimonials   I   Careers   I   Resources   I   Contact


Amy Grillo, MA, CCC-SLP & Certified Auditory Verbal Therapist

Amy Grillo,
MA CCC/SLP LSLS Cert AVT
Founder
amy@citysoundsny.com

Amy has been in private practice for over ten years. Her expertise is in facilitating speech and language skills for children diagnosed with PDD, autism spectrum disorders, social pragmatic disorders and pediatric cochlear implant rehabilitation. Amy is also dedicated to staff & parent/caregiver training and support.

Recipient of ASHA's ACE Award for a commitment to life long learning.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Lehman College
- B.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Marymount Manhattan College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- Auditory-Verbal International, Inc.

Training/Certifications:
- PROMPT trained
- Teacher of the Speech and Hearing Handicapped (TSHH)

____________________________________________________________________

Lauren Buisson

Lauren Hudacek
M.A., CCC-SLP
Speech Pathologist - Clinical Supervisor
laurenh@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in aural rehabilitation, auditory processing disorders, expressive and receptive language delays, literacy development, articulation and phonological disorders, pragmatic language disorders, and autism spectrum disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from New York University
- B.S. in General Psychology from Lafayette College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)
- Prompt Trained
- Sounds in Motion
- Talk Tools Level 1
- Greenspan Floortime Approach
- Chair Yoga Basics

____________________________________________________________________

Carrie Deutsch, M.S., CCC-SLP

Carrie DeutschM.S. SLP-CCC, TSSLD
Speech Pathologist
carrie@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in fluency, literacy development, auditory processing disorders, expressive and receptive language delays, pragmatic language disorders, autism spectrum disorders, and cognitive rehabilitation.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Hunter College - CUNY
- B.S. in Cognitive Science from The University of Delaware

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)
____________________________________________________________________

Rachel Vieira, M.S. CF

Rachel VieiraM.S. CCC-SLP
Speech Language Pathologist
rachel@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays/disorders, social-pragmatic disorders, language learning disabilities, articulation and phonological disorders, literacy development and intervention, fluency disorders, and cognitive rehabilitation.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Long Island University
- B.S. in Criminal Justice from St. John's University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)
- PROMPT Trained
- SOS Approach to Feeding Trained
____________________________________________________________________

Sophia Cappuccio, MA, CFY

Sophia CappuccioMA, CCC-SLP
Speech Pathologist
sophia@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays, language learning disabilities, social-pragmatic language disorders, and literacy development.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech Language Pathology from Queens College
- B.A. in Psychology from Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)
____________________________________________________________________

Deborah Brooks, MA, CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Deborah BrooksMA, CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Speech Pathologist
deborah@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in preschool-aged speech and language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, literacy, feeding and swallowing disorders, aural rehabilitation, acquired language disorders, and motor speech disorders.

Education:
- M.A. Speech-Language Pathology
- B.A. Communication Sciences and Disorders from St. John's University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

____________________________________________________________________


Katie Essenthier, MS, CF

Katie EssenthierMS, CCC-SLP
Speech Pathologist
katie@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in early intervention, expressive and receptive language delays, and articulation and phonological disorders.

Education:
- M.S in Communication Sciences and Disorders from New York University
- B.A in Telecommunications and Mass Media from Temple University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)
Carlo
____________________________________________________________________

Liza Bernabeo, MS, CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Liza Bernabeo, MS, CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech Pathologist
lizab@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language disorders, oral motor & feeding, DIR/Floortime, and neurodevelopmental communication disorders.

Education:
- B.S. in Communicative Disorders and Sciences from the State University of New York College at Geneseo
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Adelphi University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)
- PROMPT trained

____________________________________________________________________

Eugene Chuprin, M.S., CF

Eugene Chuprin, M.S., CCC-SLP
Speech Language Pathologist
eugenec@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in bilingualism (English/Russian), autism spectrum disorders, articulation/phonological disorders, fluency disorders, pediatric feeding, motor disorders and literacy.

Languages:
Fluent in Russian

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Long Island University
- B.A. in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology from Brooklyn College 

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- Certificate for Bilingual Extension from Long Island University

____________________________________________________________________

Katelyn “Katy” Brown, M.A., CCC-SLP

Katelyn “Katy” Brown, M.A., CCC-SLP
Speech Pathologist
katelynb@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include but are not limited to: expressive/receptive language, articulation, autism spectrum disorders, cognitive rehabilitation, feeding/swallowing disorders, fluency, and apraxia of speech
.

Education:
- M.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from The University of Maine
- B.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from The University of Maine

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Timothy Pagel, MS, CCC-SLP

Timothy Pagel, MS, CCC-SLP
Speech Language Pathologist
timothyp@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in receptive, expressive, and pragmatic language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, early intervention, and autism spectrum disorders
.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Sciences from Hunter College, CUNY
- B.A. in Linguistics from the University of Texas at Austin

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- Basic DIR Floortime Provider
- Hanen – It Takes Two to Talk Provider
- Introduction to PROMPT Technique (Level 1)
- Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT)
____________________________________________________________________

Emily Stephenson, CF, TSSLD

Emily Stephenson, M.S., CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
emilys@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include receptive and expressive language delays, voice disorders, neurogenic speech and language disorders, phonological delays, articulation disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Hunter College
- B.S. in Speech from Northwestern University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD
)
____________________________________________________________________

Felicia Buglione, M.S., CF

Felicia Buglione, M.S., CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
feliciab@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in receptive and expressive language delays, social and pragmatic delays, language and learning disabilities, literacy development and intervention, hearing impairment, auditory processing disorders and autism spectrum disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech Language Pathology from New York Medical College
- B.S. in Psychology and minors in Business Administration and Economics from St. Thomas Aquinas College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD
)
- CPR/AED

____________________________________________________________________

Victoria Sanders, M.A., CF-SLP

Victoria Blitzer, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
victorias@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays/disorders, phonological disorders, motor speech disorders, stroke, and traumatic brain injury.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from California State University, Long Beach
- B.S. in Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences from the University of Arizona

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD
)
- PROMPT Trained

____________________________________________________________________

Andrea Smith, M.A., CF

Andrea Smith, M.A., CCC-SLP
Speech Pathologist
andreas@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in pragmatic disorders, autism spectrum, voice disorders, neurogenic speech disorders, and expressive and receptive delays.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech Language Pathology from SUNY Plattsburgh
- B.S. in Hearing, Speech, Language Sciences from Ohio University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD
)
____________________________________________________________________

 Meredith C. Gennaro, M.S. CF

Meredith C. Gennaro, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech Pathologist
meredithg@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), feeding/swallowing, voice disorders, neurogenic speech disorders, expressive and receptive language delays, and social-pragmatic language disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech/Language Pathology from Ithaca College
- B.S. in Speech/Language Pathology and Audiology from Ithaca College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- New York State Speech-Language Hearing Association (NYSSLHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)
- SOS Approach to Feeding Trained

____________________________________________________________________

Alexa Nelson, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Alexa Nelson, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
alexan@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include: expressive and receptive language delays, articulation and phonological disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, literacy development, autism spectrum disorders, and augmentative and alternative communication.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from from Adelphi University
- B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from The Pennsylvania State University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Katherine (Katy) Vallo, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Katherine (Katy) Vallo, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
katyv@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include, but are not limited to: expressive and receptive language delays, language learning disabilities, social-pragmatic language disorders, articulation/phonological disorders, autism spectrum disorders, early intervention, and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC).

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Disorders at Mercy College
- B.A. in Communication Disorders at SUNY New Paltz

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- Alpha Eta Honor Society for the Allied Health Professionals

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Jennifer Wang Huang, M.S., CF-SLP

Jennifer Wang Huang, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech Pathologist
jenniferwh@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in expressive and receptive language disorders, pragmatic language disorders, cognitive rehabilitation, neurogenic language disorders, autism spectrum disorders, bilingualism.

Education:
- M.S in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from New York University
- Credential Courses in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from California State University, Fullerton
- B.S. in Neuroscience from University of California, Los Angeles

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Anna Marlow, MS, CCC-SLP

Anna Marlow, MS, CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
annam@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays, articulation and phonological disorders, pragmatic language disorders, autism spectrum disorders, augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) and literacy development and feeding disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Ithaca College
- B.S. in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology from Ithaca College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)
- SOS Approach to Feeding Trained
- PROMPT Trained

____________________________________________________________________

Amy Lu, M.S. CF-SLP

Amy Lu, M.S. CCC-SLP
Speech Language Pathologist
amyl@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language disorders/delays, literacy development, language and learning disabilities, Early Intervention, and cultural and linguistically diverse populations.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech Language Pathology from Teachers College, Columbia University
- B.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Queens College, CUNY

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Ashley Masy, M.S. CF-SLP

Ashley Masy, M.S., CCC- SLP, TSSLD
Speech Language Pathologist
ashleym@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays/disorders, social and pragmatic language delays, autism spectrum disorders, augmentative and alternative communication, and early intervention.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Brooklyn College
- B.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Brooklyn College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________


Sunny Jung, MS, CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Sunny Jung, MS, CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech Pathologist
sunnyj@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in early intervention, expressive and receptive language delays, articulation and phonological disorders, and autism spectrum disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Teachers College, Columbia University
- B.A. in Speech and Hearing Sciences from Rutgers University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of the Speech and Hearing Handicapped (TSHH)

____________________________________________________________________

Jennifer Hochberg, MS, CF

Jennifer Hochberg, MS, CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
jenniferh@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in young children with receptive and expressive language delays/disorders; feeding/swallowing disorders; augmentative and alternative communication; articulation and phonological delays/disorders; early intervention; and neurogenic speech disorders.

Education:
- M.S in Speech-Language Pathology from Brooklyn College
- B.S in Psychology from SUNY Oneonta

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Elizabeth Paluska, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Elizabeth Paluska, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
elizabethp@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, fluency disorders, neurogenic communication disorders and bilingualism.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Lehman College, CUNY
- M.A. in Italian Studies from Middlebury College
- B.A. in Romance Languages from Bryn Mawr College

Languages:
- Italian

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Maria Malamud, M.S. CF, TSSLDP

Maria Malamud, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
maria@citysoundsny.com

Maria has a special interest in articulation and phonological disorders, expressive and receptive language delays/disorders, language and learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Brooklyn College
- B.A. in Psychology from Stony Brook University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Gina Tibke, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Gina Tibke, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
ginat@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in receptive and expressive language delays, social-pragmatic language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), literacy development, and autism spectrum disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Adelphi University
- B.A. in Childhood Education and Visual Arts from Dowling College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- New York State Speech-Language and Hearing Association (NYSSLHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________


Jenyca St.Surin, M.A., CF, TSSLD

Jenyca St.Surin, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
jenycas@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include hearing impairment, auditory processing disorders, expressive and receptive language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, and language learning disabilities.

Education:
- M.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from St. John’s University
- B.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from St. John’s University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Lindsay Cuneo, MA, CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Lindsay Cuneo, MA, CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
lindsayc@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language delays, social-pragmatic disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, literacy development and feeding/swallow disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from CUNY Hunter College
- B.A. in Psychology from Villanova University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Sarah Montanaro, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Sarah Montanaro, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
sarahm@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in receptive and expressive language delays/disorders; articulation and phonological delays/disorders; literacy development; augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), and autism spectrum disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Disorders from Southern Connecticut State University
- B.A. in Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences & Psychology from the University of Connecticut

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Anuradha Murti, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Anuradha Murti, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
anuradham@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language disorders, literacy development, language learning disabilities, auditory processing disorders, and phonological disorders.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Lehman College
- B.A. in Art from Vassar College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Sarah Benjamin, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Sarah Benjamin, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
sarahb@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in, receptive and expressive language delays, articulation and phonological disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, literacy, and narrative comprehension.

Education:
- B.S. in Child and Family Studies from Syracuse University
- M.S in Speech Language Pathology from Southern Connecticut State University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Erica Oks, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Erica Oks, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
ericao@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive/receptive language delays, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Down Syndrome, feeding and swallowing disorders, learning/intellectual disabilities, articulation/phonological disorders, pragmatic/social impairments, and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) devices.

Education:
- M.S in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Adelphi University
- B.S in Psychology from Stony Brook University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)


Language:
- Fluent in conversational Russian

____________________________________________________________________

Julie Ebenstein, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Anna Genkina, MS, CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Bilingual Speech-Language Pathologist
annag@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in bilingualism (Spanish, Russian, English), autism spectrum disorders, pragmatic language disorders, dyslexia/reading disorders, expressive and receptive language delays, and early intervention.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech Language Pathology from CUNY Brooklyn College
- B.A. in Psychology and Linguistics from Rutgers University
- Coursework in Applied Behavior Analysis from Western Connecticut State University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- Bilingual Education Assessment in Spanish and Russian
____________________________________________________________________

Jeanelle Canelo, M.S., CF­SLP, TSSLD

Jeanelle Canelo, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-­Language Pathologist
jeanellec@citysoundsny.com

Special Interests include Bilingualism/Multiculturalism, Early Intervention, Receptive and Expressive Language Delays, Literacy Development, Social/Pragmatic Language Delays and Behavioral Deficits, Attention Deficits, Articulation and Phonological Disorders, Childhood Apraxia of Speech, Voice Disorders, Fluency Disorders, Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC), Auditory Processing, Hearing Impairment, Feeding/Swallowing Disorders, and Sensory Integration Dysfunction.

Languages:
- Fluent in Spanish
- Intermediate American Sign Language

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-­Language Pathology from Long Island University
- Post­-Baccalaureate in Speech-­Language Pathology from Lehman College
- B.S. in Individualized Studies from SUNY Buffalo State

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)
- Certificate for Bilingual Extension from Long Island University
-
CPR/AED/First­ Aid (Pediatric and Adults)
____________________________________________________________________

Danielle Vayner, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Danielle Vayner, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech Language Pathologist
daniellev@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive/receptive language delays, autism spectrum disorders, early intervention and social/pragmatic language delays.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-­Language Pathology from Adelphi University
- B.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from St. Johns University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Chelsea R. Harris, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Chelsea R. Harris, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
chelseah@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in expressive and receptive language disorders, augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), social-pragmatic language disorders, neurogenic speech and language disorders and auditory processing disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech/Language Pathology from Ithaca College
- B.A. in Hearing and Speech Sciences from University of Maryland, College Park

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- New York State Speech-Language Hearing Association (NYSSLHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Jessica Diamond, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Jessica Diamond, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
jessicad@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in language and literacy, executive functioning deficits, feeding/swallowing disorders, cognitive rehabilitation, and culturally-linguistically diverse populations.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Nazareth College of Rochester, NY
- B.A. in Psychology with a minor in English from SUNY Stony Brook University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)


Publication:
- Diamond, J. (2017) “My Beautiful Broken Brain: Continuing Life after a Brain Hemorrhage.” Academy of Neurologic Communication Disorders and Sciences, 15 (1)

____________________________________________________________________

Karen Cardenas, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Karen Cardenas, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
karenc@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in feeding/swallowing disorders, cognitive rehabilitation, fluency disorders, augmentative and alternative communication, motor speech disorders, and expressive/receptive language disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Brooklyn College
- M.S. Ed in Childhood Education Grades (1-6) from Queens College
- B.A. in Elementary and Early Childhood Education and English from Queens College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- NYS Teaching License in Childhood Education (Grades 1-6)
- Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT)
____________________________________________________________________

Amanda M. Eisenbach, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Amanda M. Eisenbach, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
amandae@citysoundsny.com

Special interested includes working predominantly within the field of education working with individuals between the ages of 3-21 and enjoy working with Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Associations:
- NYS Licensed and ASHS Certified

Training/Certifications:
- Professional TSSLD

- Applied Behavior Analysis
- Essentials for Living Curriculum and ABLLS-R

____________________________________________________________________

Isabella Santos, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Isabella Santos, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
isabellas@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in receptive and expressive language disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, and articulation and phonological disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Adelphi University
- B.A. in Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences from Kean University and minor in American Sign Language

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Flora Marciano, M.A., TSSLD

Flora Marciano, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
floram@citysoundsny.com

Special interested includes working with school age children as well as with the geriatric population. She has work in a variety of settings such as hospitals, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, schools ranging from preschool to middle school, including home visits.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from SUNY Plattsburgh

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Sherri Friedman, M.S. CF-SLP, TSSLD

Sherri Friedman, M.S. CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
sherrif@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language disorders, autism spectrum disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, literacy development, articulation/phonological disorders, feeding/swallowing disorders and narrative development.

Education:
- B.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from CUNY Brooklyn College
- M.S. in Speech Language Pathology from CUNY Brooklyn College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- New York State Speech-Language Hearing Association (NYSSLHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Sydney Schottenfeld, M.A., CF-SLP

Sydney Schottenfeld, M.A., CF-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
sydneys@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language delays and disorders, fluency disorders, literacy development, autism spectrum disorders, neurogenic communication disorders, and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC).

Education:
- M. A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from St. John’s University
- B. A. in Hearing and Speech Sciences from University of Maryland

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Lauren Poggi, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Lauren Poggi, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
laurenp@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include preschool-aged expressive and receptive language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, early intervention, fluency, and literacy development.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech Language Pathology and Audiology from Molloy College
- B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Marymount Manhattan College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Christina Oros, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Christina Oros, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
christinao@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include: receptive and expressive language disorders, literacy development, neurogenic communication disorders, feeding/swallowing disorders, and pragmatic language disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology at CUNY Hunter College
- B.A. in Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology at Macaulay Honors College at CUNY Brooklyn

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider – CPR/AED (pediatrics and adults)

____________________________________________________________________

Julie Dubov, M.S., CCC-SLP

Julie Dubov, M.S., CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
julied@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include but are not limited to bilingualism and multiculturalism as it impacts language, speech and social development, expressive and receptive language delays and disorders, literacy development, auditory processing and executive functions delays and disabilities, articulation and phonological delays and pragmatic language delays.

Languages:
- Fluent in English and Russian

Education:
- M.S. degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Long Island University
- B.S. degree in Business Management and Finance from Brooklyn College
- B.A. degree in Psychology from Brooklyn College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- Certificate for Bilingual Extension in English/Russian from Long Island University

- Introduction to PROMPT Technique (Level 1)
____________________________________________________________________

Marisa N. Basdeo, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Marisa N. Basdeo, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
marisab@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in expressive and receptive language disorders, articulation/phonological disorders, culturally and linguistically diverse populations, augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), social-pragmatic language disorders, speech sound development and disorders, language-based learning disabilities, and literacy development.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from St. John’s University
- B.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from St. John’s University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Pryanca Zaman, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Pryanca Zaman, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
pryancaz@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, augmentative and alternative communication, speech motor disorders, neurogenic communication disorders, and aural (re)habilitation.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language pathology from CUNY Hunter College
- B.S. in Biology – Neuroscience Specialization with minor in Linguistics from SUNY Stony Brook University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- CPR/AED (Adult and Pediatric)
- Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation Therapy (NMES)

Languages:
- Fluent in conversational Bengali

____________________________________________________________________


Natasha Edward, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Natasha Edward, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
natashae@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays, articulation and phonological disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, literacy development, language learning disabilities, and fluency.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Lehman College, CUNY
- B.A. in Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology from Lehman College, CUNY

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Amanda McQuillan, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Amanda McQuillan, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
amandam@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include receptive and expressive language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, and social-pragmatic language disorders.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Long Island University – Post Campus
- B.S. in Speech and Hearing Sciences with a minor in Psychology of Children with Exceptionalities from SUNY Cortland

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

 Mariana Ruiz, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Mariana Ruiz, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
marianar@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language delays, language learning disabilities, social-pragmatic language disorders, neurogenic language disorders, swallowing/feeding disorders, literacy development, early intervention, autism spectrum disorders, augmentative & alternative communication (AAC).

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology at Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus
- B.A. Communication Science Disorders at Queens College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Opal Heyward, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Opal Heyward, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
opalh@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include early intervention, preschool-aged speech and language disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, autism spectrum disorders, attention/behavior deficits, articulation and phonological disorders, auditory processing, fluency disorders, expressive and receptive language delays/disorders, speech and language evaluations.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Disorders from Mercy College
- B.A. in Linguistics from Binghamton University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of the Speech and Hearing Handicapped (TSHH)
- Applied Behavioral Analysis

____________________________________________________________________

Carol-Lynne Elliott, M.A., CCC-SLP

Carol-Lynne Elliott, M.A., CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
carollynne@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in school aged children with receptive and expressive delays/disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, pragmatic language disorders, autism spectrum disorders and literacy developmen.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Michigan State University
- B.A. in Counseling and Rehabilitation from Marshall University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Angela Lenzi, MA, CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Angela Lenzi, MA, CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
angelal@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in preschool-aged speech and language delays, early intervention, receptive, expressive, and pragmatic language disorders, Childhood Apraxia of Speech, articulation/phonological disorders, and bilingualism.

Languages:
- Fluent in Italian

Education:
- M.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Montclair State University
- B.A. in Speech Pathology and Audiology form Lehman College, CUNY

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- PROMPT trained

- Speech Language Specialist in New Jersey
____________________________________________________________________

Nicole Gurovich, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Nicole Gurovich, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
nicoleag@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in pre-school and school age receptive and expressive language delays, articulation and phonological disorders, social pragmatic language disorders, as well as neurogenic communication disorders.

Languages:
- Fluent in Russian

Education:
- M.A. in Speech Language Pathology from Long Island University, C.W Post
- B.S. in Communication Disorders from Southern Connecticut State University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Kaitlin Hernandez, M.A. CCC-SLP/TSSLD

Kaitlin Hernandez, M.A. CCC-SLP/TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
kaitlinh@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays, phonological disorders, social pragmatic language disorders, literacy development, early intervention, and autism spectrum disorders.

Education:
- M.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Louisiana State University
- B.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Louisiana State University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Adam Hoffman, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Adam Hoffman, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
adamh@citysoundsny.com

Adam Hoffman grew up in New Hampshire, but has resided in Brooklyn for 9 years now. Special interests include social-pragmatic language disorders, cognitive-linguistic disorders, expressive and receptive language disorders, fluency, feeding and swallowing disorders, and augmentative and alternative communication.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Brooklyn College
- B.A. in American Studies/Elementary Education from Endicott College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Chiara Scarpelli, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Chiara Scarpelli, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
chiaras@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include neurogenic communication disorders, fluency disorders, literacy development, articulation and phonological disorders, and bilingualism.

Languages:
- Fluent in Italian
- Intermediate French
- Basic American Sign Language

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Teachers College, Columbia University
- B.A. in Speech and Hearing Science from The George Washington University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- Certificate of Bilingual Extension (Italian)
- Speech Systems Intelligibility Treatment (SSIT)
- Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT)
____________________________________________________________________

Ellyse Pollack, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Ellyse Pollack, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
ellysep@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays, autism spectrum disorders, augmentative and alternative communication, and social-pragmatic language disorders.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Hofstra University
- B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the Pennsylvania State University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Francesca Imbruglia, M.S. CF-SLP, TSSLD

Francesca Imbruglia, M.S. CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
francescai@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include articulation and phonology disorders, expressive and receptive language disorders, social-pragmatic disorders, augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), cognitive-linguistic disorders and feeding and swallowing disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Disorders from Mercy College
- B.S. in Speech and Language Disabilities from SUNY Cortland

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Lindsay Butler, M.S, SLP-CCC, TSSLD

Lindsay Butler, M.S, SLP-CCC, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
lindsayb@citysoundsny.com

Special interested working with the pediatric population throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn. Lindsay believes early communicators reach their fullest potential when given opportunities to engage in meaningful interactions throughout the day.

Education:
- BA in Speech-Language Pathology from Loyola University Maryland
- MS in Speech-Language Pathology from Boston University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Taylor Deedy, M.A., CF-SLP

Taylor Deedy, M.A., CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
taylord@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in receptive and expressive language disorders, speech sound disorders, feeding/swallowing, voice disorders, neurogenic speech disorders, as well as social-pragmatic language disorders.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Connecticut
- B.A. in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences from the University of Connecticut

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Ashley Weitzman, M.A., SLP, TSSLD

Ashley Weitzman, M.A., SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
ashleyw@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in autism spectrum disorders, pragmatic language disorders, expressive and receptive language disorders, and literacy development.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from St. John’s University
- B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Central Florida

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Ruzana Kholdarova, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Ruzana Kholdarova, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
ruzanak@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in feeding/swallowing disorders, expressive and receptive language delays, narrative comprehension deficits,  as well as auditory processing disorders.

Education:
- Bukharian
- Tajik
- Russian (Intermediate)
- Spanish (Intermediate)

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Teachers College, Columbia University
- Post Baccalaureate in Communication Sciences and Disorders from CUNY Queens College
- B.A. in Psychology & History from CUNY City College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- Speech Systems Intelligibility Training (SSIT)

- Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
____________________________________________________________________

Sasha Olney, MS CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Sasha Olney, MS CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
sashao@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language intervention in children with ASD and/or developmental delays, and social communication and pragmatic language skills.

Education:
- B.A. in Anthropology from University of Colorado at Boulder (CU)
- M.S. in Communicative Sciences and Disorders/Speech Language Pathology from California State University Hayward (now Cal State East Bay)

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA)

- “It Takes Two to Talk”, Hanen program
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)
- State of New York Families as Partners (FAP) EI training

- DIR/Floortime Model
- PROMPT trained
- Social Thinking, ‘We Thinkers” program

____________________________________________________________________

Brianna Liccardi, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Brianna Liccardi, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
briannal@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in autism spectrum disorder, Alternative and Augmentative Communication (AAC), receptive and expressive language delays, and the early intervention/preschool population.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Lehman College, CUNY
- B.S. in Psychology from Sacred Heart University (minored in Speech language)

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Kristen Pechtol, MA, CF-SLP

Kristen Pechtol, MA, CF-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
francescai@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in expressive and receptive language delay and disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, aural rehabilitation, augmentative and alternative communication, and bilingualism.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Boston University
- B.A. in Spanish Language and Literature from Union College (NY)

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- New York State Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NYSSLH)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Laura Neenan, MA, CF-SLP

Laura Neenan, MA, CF-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
lauran@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include: autism spectrum disorders, early intervention, culturally-linguistically diverse populations, interdisciplinary practice, neurodevelopmental disabilities, feeding and swallowing disorders, neurodegenerative diseases.

Education:
- BA in Speech-Language-Hearing from University of Kansas
- MA in Speech-Language Pathology from University of Kansas Medical Center

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD)
- Maternal and Child Health Association

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) Trainee

- Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule-2 (ADOS-2) Clinical Training

- Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

____________________________________________________________________

Cynthia Nudelman, M.S., CCC-SLP

Cynthia Nudelman, M.S., CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
cynthian@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in receptive and expressive language delays, articulation and phonological disorders, and pragmatic language disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Science from Hunter College
- B.A. in Psychology from Binghamton University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Olivia Surdi, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Olivia Surdi, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
olivias@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language delays, childhood apraxia of speech, autism spectrum disorders, social pragmatic disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, as well as feeding and swallowing disorders.

Education:
- M.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Lehman College
- Post Baccalaureate in Communication Sciences and Disorders from CUNY Queens College
- B.A. in Applied Linguistics from CUNY Queens College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)


____________________________________________________________________

Dana Benci, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Dana Benci, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
danab@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language delays and disorders, Early Intervention, pre-literacy development, neurogenic communication disorders, attention deficit disorder, social/pragmatic language delays and behavioral deficits, feeding/ swallowing disorders, autism spectrum disorder (ASD), and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC).

Education:
- M.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Lehman College
- Post Baccalaureate in Communication Sciences and Disorders from CUNY Queens College •B.S. in Communication and Sciences from SUNY Farmingdale

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Danielle Towns, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Danielle Towns, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
daniellet@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include swallowing disorders, expressive and receptive language disorders, autism spectrum disorders, pragmatics, and cognitive rehabilitation.

Education:
- M.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from St. John’s University
- B.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from St. John’s University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Charlotta Nutley-Phillips, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Charlotta Nutley-Phillips, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
charlottap@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays/disorders, articulation/phonological disorders, literacy development, social and pragmatic language delays, and language learning disabilities.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from LIU Brooklyn
- B.A. in English Language Arts from Hunter College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Desirée Young, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Desirée Young, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
desireey@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include: autism spectrum disorders, Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC), expressive and receptive language delays, early intervention, and visual impairments.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Disorders at MGH Institute of Health Professions
- B.S. in Early Childhood Education & Special Education Disorders at New York University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Barbara Offenbacher, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSHH

Barbara Offenbacher, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSHH
Speech-Language Pathologist
barbarao@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include facilitating speech and language development in children, auditory processing disorder, autism spectrum disorder, phonological disorder, and literacy skills development for reading, and writing. Barbara is also dedicated to parent education through workshops and community events.

Education:
- Advanced Certificate Post Masters in Educational Administration and Supervision from Brooklyn College
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Brooklyn College
- B.A. in Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology from Brooklyn College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of the Speech and Hearing Handicapped (TSHH)

____________________________________________________________________

Bianca Rammairone, M.S. CF-SLP, TSSLD

Bianca Rammairone, M.S. CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
biancar@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in low and high tech-AAC, apraxia of speech, language development, literacy, neurogenic communication disorders, and executive function.

Education:
- M.S. in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from New York University
- B.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Pace University Pforzheimer Honors College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

Publications:
- Karthikeyan, S., Rammairone, B., & Ramachandra, V. (2016). The Bouba-Kiki Phenomenon Tested via Schematic Drawings of Facial Expressions: Further Validation of the Internal Simulation Hypothesis. I-Perception, 7(1). doi:10.1177/2041669516631877

____________________________________________________________________


Regine Lamy, M.S., CCC-SLP

Regine Lamy, M.S., CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
reginel@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive delays, feeding and swallowing disorders, articulation/phonological disorders, early intervention and motor speech disorders.

Languages:
- English and Haitian Creole

Education:
- M.S. in Speech Language Pathology from Long Island University
- B.A. in Liberal Arts from Long Island University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- Certificate for Bilingual Extension
- Basic Life Support (BLS)
____________________________________________________________________

Rachel Tabak, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Rachel Tabak, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
rachelt@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language disorders, language learning disabilities, Autism spectrum disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, and literacy development.

Languages:
- Fluent in Russian

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Lehman College, CUNY
- B.S. in Communication Disorders from Southern Connecticut State University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________


Carolina Moreno, M.S., SLP, TSSLD

Carolina Moreno, M.S., SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
carolinam@citysoundsny.com

Special interests includes receptive & expressive language delays, articulation disorders, reading and writing delays, difficulties with executive functioning, Apraxia, Auditory Processing Disorders and Autism Spectrum Disorders. She also treats children who are deaf & hard of hearing through Auditory-Verbal Therapy.

Languages:
- Fluent in Spanish

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Columbia University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Argiro “Argie” Pitsakis, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Argiro “Argie” Pitsakis, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
argirop@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language delays and disorders, pre-literacy development, phonological disorders, augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), fluency disorders, autism spectrum disorder (ASD), childhood apraxia of speech (CAS), and social/pragmatic communication disorders.

Languages:
- Fluent in Greek

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from The College of Saint Rose
- M.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders and Psychology from CUNY Queens College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Elizabeth Knapp, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Elizabeth Knapp, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
elizabethk@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include development of language and literacy skills, cognitive and executive function deficits, fluency disorders, and social/pragmatic communication disorders.

Education:
- M.S.Ed. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from The College of Saint Rose
- Post-baccalaureate certificate in Communication Disorders from SUNY New Paltz
- B.A. in Public Communications from The College of Saint Rose

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Mary Ellen Ferro, M.S. CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Mary Ellen Ferro, M.S. CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
maryellenf@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays, articulation and phonological disorders, pragmatic language disorders, feeding/swallowing disorders, and neurogenic communication disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from New York University
- B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from James Madison University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Leslie Settembre, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Leslie Settembre, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
leslies@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in: preschool-aged receptive and expressive language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, autism spectrum disorders, developmental disorders, and positive behavioral intervention strategies.

Education:
- M.S. in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from New York University
- B.H.S. in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from University of Florida

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Shelby Norman, M.S. CF-SLP, TSSLD

Shelby Norman, M.S. CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
shelbyn@citysoundsny.com

Special interest and experience in dysphagia (swallowing disorders), pediatric and adult voice disorders, augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), and literacy. She is a former second grade teacher and a former research assistant in the area of dysphagia. In addition to providing pediatric speech and language therapy, Shelby treats adult communication and swallowing disorders in medical settings.

Education:
- M.S. in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from New York University
- B.A. in Elementary Education from the University of Michigan

Associations:
- ASHA Special Interest Group 13: Swallowing and Swallowing Disorders

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Greta Lincoln, MS, CCC-SLP

Greta Lincoln, MS, CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
gretal@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include: expressive/receptive language delays and disorders, language-based learning disabilities and literacy development, social-pragmatic language, executive functioning, articulation and phonological disorder.

Education:
- B.A in Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology from Iona College
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Hunter College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Emily LaHaie, M.A., CF-SLP

Emily LaHaie, M.A., CF-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
emilyl@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language delays and disorders, literacy development, articulation and phonological disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, fluency,and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC).

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Lehman College, CUNY
- Certificate in French as a Foreign Language from Laval University
- B.S. in Studio Art from New York University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Debbie Namdar, M.A. SLP-CCC, TSSLD

Debbie Namdar, M.A. SLP-CCC, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
deborahn@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in autism spectrum disorders, pragmatic language disorders, expressive and receptive language delays, articulation, feeding/swallowing, and Augmentative Alternative Communication.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech and Language Pathology from Hofstra University
- B.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Queens College- CUNY

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Amina Ahmed, M.S. CF-SLP, TSSLD

Amina Ahmed, M.S. CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
aminaa@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in Autism spectrum disorders, literacy development, expressive and receptive language delays, social-pragmatic language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Brooklyn College - CUNY
- B.S. in Arts from Queens College- CUNY

Languages:
Fluent in Arabic and French

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Allison Scacalossi, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Allison Scacalossi, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
allisons@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include, but are not limited to: receptive/expressive language delays, social-communication disorders, pediatric dysphagia, augmentative and alternative communication, Cerebral Palsy, culturally and linguistically diverse populations, bilingualism, literacy development, Down Syndrome, articulation and phonological disorders, and voice disorders. Allison was a research assistant in the area of Alzheimer's disease.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech Language Pathology at Queens College
- B.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders at St. John's University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- New York State Speech-Language Hearing Association (NYSSLHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Lindsay Foley, MS, CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Lindsay Foley, MS, CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
lindsayf@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in supporting functional communication through the implementation of augmentative and alternative communication strategies, expressive and receptive language delays, articulation and phonological disorders, and family coaching within the early intervention and early childhood education settings. Lindsay focuses on supporting children within his/her natural setting while utilizing child-focused and mindfulness practices.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders at Southern Connecticut State University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
- New York State Speech-Language Hearing Association (NYSSLHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Keren Dunkelman, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Keren Dunkelman, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
kerend@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in neurogenic communication disorders, expressive and receptive language delays, articulation and phonological disorders, pragmatic language disorders, and feeding/swallowing disorders.

Education:
- M.S in Speech-Language Pathology from Adelphi University
- B.A. in Psychology with a minor in Communication Disorders from Montclair State University

Languages:
- Hebrew

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- Training in Modified Barium Swallow Impairment Profile (MBSImP)
____________________________________________________________________

James McGrattan, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

James McGrattan, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
jamesm@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, fluency disorders, voice disorders, feeding and swallowing disorders.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from SUNY Plattsburgh
- B.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from SUNY Plattsburgh

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Victoria Connors, MA, CF-SLP

Victoria Connors, MA, CF-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
victoriac@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in expressive and receptive language delays/disorders, language learning disabilities, social-pragmatic disorder, articulation and phonological disorders and deeding and swallowing disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech Language Pathology and Audiology from Molloy College
- B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Marymount Manhattan College

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Keren Dunkelman, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Katelyn Mitchell, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
katelynm@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in pre-school age language and literacy, expressive and receptive language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, childhood apraxia of speech, and delayed expressive language development (late talkers).

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Yeshiva University
- B.A. in Early Childhood Education from University of South Carolina

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)
____________________________________________________________________

Tiffany Winans, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Tiffany Winans, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
tiffanyw@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language delays, articulation and phonological disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), pragmatic language disorders, and augmentative and alternative communication (AAC).

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Adelphi University
- B.A. in Communication Disorders and Sciences from SUNY New Paltz

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Agnieszka (Aggie) Zimny, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Agnieszka (Aggie) Zimny, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
agnieszkaz@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include, but are not limited to, expressive and receptive language delays, language learning disabilities, social-pragmatic language disorders, articulation/phonological disorders, augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), cognitive rehabilitation, neurogenic language disorders and bilingualism.

Education:
- M.A. in Communication Disorders at St. John’s University
- B.S. in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Northeastern University

Languages:
- Polish

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Nigora Raufova, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Nigora Raufova, M.S., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
nigorar@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in adolescent speech-language disorders, African-American Vernacular English (AAVE), literacy development, and providing services to those with culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Teachers College, Columbia University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Melissa Grieco, M.A., CF-SLP

Melissa Grieco, M.A., CF-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
melissag@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include swallow/feeding disorders, autism spectrum disorders, expressive/receptive language disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, and augmentative and alternative communication.

Education:
- B.S. in Cognitive Science with concentration in Speech-Language Pathology, minor in Disabilities Studies from the University of Delaware
- M.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders from St. John’s University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Alyson Shore, M.S., CCC-SLP

Alyson Shore, M.S., CCC-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
alysons@citysoundsny.com

Special Interests include receptive and expressive language delays, articulation and phonological disorders, literacy development, pragmatic language disorders, and childhood apraxia of speech.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Disorders from MGH Institute of Health Professions
- B.A. in Linguistics & Psychology from the University of Michigan

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________


Caroline Duval, M.A., CF-SLP

Caroline Duval, M.A., CF-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
carolined@citysoundsny.com

Special Interests in expressive and receptive language delays, autism spectrum disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, language learning disabilities, articulation and phonological disorders.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech Language Pathology from St. John's University
- B.A. in Sociology and minor in Speech Language Pathology from St. John's University

Language:
- Intermediate in Haitian Creole and French

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Lisa Mattera, M.A., CF-SLP

Lisa Mattera, M.A., CF-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
lisam@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language delays and disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, fluency, motor speech disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), and written language disorders.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Lehman College, CUNY
- B.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Brooklyn College, CUNY

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Ilona Gorbach, M.A., CF-SLP

Ilona Gorbach, M.A., CF-SLP
Speech-Language Pathologist
ilonag@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in speech sound disorders, receptive and expressive language disorders, language and literacy development, childhood apraxia of speech, social communication disorders, and autism spectrum disorders.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Touro College
- .A. in Speech-Language Pathology from Brooklyn College

Language:
- Russian

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Carley Okula, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Carley Okula, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
carleyo@citysoundsny.com

Special interests in augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), expressive and receptive disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, learning/intellectual disabilities, autism spectrum disorders, and literacy development.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech Language Pathology from Molloy College
- B.S. in Speech and Language Disabilities from State University of New York at Cortland

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Andrea Zalin, M.S., CF-SLP. TSSLD

Andrea Zalin, M.S., CF-SLP. TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
andreaz@citysoundsny.com

Special interest in receptive/expressive language delays/disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, aural rehabilitation/hearing impairments, early intervention, preschool, and school ages, augmentative and alternative communication.

Education:
- M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology from Ithaca College
- B.S. in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology from Ithaca College, Minor in Deaf Studies

Languages:
- American Sign Language

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Heather Park, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD

Heather Park, M.A., CF-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
heatherp@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include, but are not limited to: dysphagia, expressive and receptive language delays, social-pragmatic language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, cognitive rehabilitation.

Education:
- M.A. in Speech Language Pathology at Hofstra University
- B.A. in Linguistics at Stony Brook University

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

- Bilingual Extension Certificate (Korean)
- Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
____________________________________________________________________

Farhana Faroqui, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Farhana Faroqui, M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD
Speech-Language Pathologist
farhanaf@citysoundsny.com

Special interests include expressive and receptive language disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, social-pragmatic language disorders, auditory and sensory processing disorders, feeding and myofunctional disorders, neurogenic communication disorders, autism spectrum disorder, early intervention, literacy development, and culturally and linguistically diverse populations.

Education:
- M.S. in Communication Disorders in Speech-Language Disabilities from SUNY New Paltz
- B.S. in Psychology from Stony Brook University

Languages:
- Fluent in conversational Bengali
- Intermediate in Spanish

Associations:
- American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)

Training/Certifications:
- Teacher of Students with Speech-Language Disabilities (TSSLD)

____________________________________________________________________

Nicole Pagnotta

Nicole Pagnotta
CSE Coordinator 
npagnotta@citysoundsny.com

Nicole received her B.S. in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from New York University in 2014. She is currently pursuing her M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology at Lehman College.

____________________________________________________________________

Elora Werner

Elora Keidong
CPSE Coordinator
eloraw@citysoundsny.com

Elora received her B.S. in Child and Family Studies from the State University of New York at Oneonta in 2012.  She has a strong interest in various types of therapies including Horticultural Therapy.


Languages:
Fluent in Spanish

____________________________________________________________________

Alyssa Verderber

Alyssa Verderber
Administrative Student Intern
alyssav@citysoundsny.com

Alyssa received her Associates Degree in Liberal Arts and Science from Borough of Manhattan Community College. She is currently pursuing a B.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders with a minor in Psychology at Queens College.

____________________________________________________________________

Romelia Logan

Romelia Logan
CPSE Coordinator
romelial@citysoundsny.com

Romelia received her B.S in International Health and Nursing Administration from National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences. She knows basic Mandarin and hopes to purse a Masters Degree in International Health Administration.

____________________________________________________________________

Patricia Bonilla

Patricia Bonilla
HR Administrator
patriciab@citysoundsny.com

Patricia currently holds a Bachelors degree in Technical Management with a minor in project management. She hopes to pursue a bachelors in Early Childhood.

____________________________________________________________________

 Milkica Brecak

Milkica Brecak
CPSE Administrator
mickeyb@citysoundsny.com

Milkica is a graduate of Queens College with a B.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders and a minor in Psychology. She looks forward to pursuing her masters in Speech-Language Pathology in the near future. Her interests include fitness and medical sciences.

____________________________________________________________________

Nicolette S.

Nicolette Sas
CSE Administrator
nicolettes@citysoundsny.com

Nicolette received her B.A.S in Supervision and Management with a minor in Healthcare Management from Palm Beach State College. She is looking forward to pursuing her M.A in Healthcare Management.



CONTACT US

..* Required
 
First Name:*
 
Last Name:*
 
Address:*
 
City:*
 
 
Zip Code:*
 
 
Email:*




Home .I. Our Mission .I. Our Staff .I. Therapy .I. Q & A .I. Warning Signs .I. Testimonials .I. Careers .I. Resources .I. Contact
.
© 2009 CITY SOUNDS OF NY - Powered by COCREATIVE LLC