Kayla is a bilingual Speech/Language Pathologist. She received her Bachelor's Degree from Queens College and her Masters Degree from Adelphi University. She is New York State Licensed as a Speech/Language Pathologist and a Teacher of the Speech/language Handicapped. She holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech/Language Hearing Association. She also holds her Bilingual Extension Certification through New York State.
Her area of expertise includes the evaluation and treatment of children who demonstrate articulation disorders, receptive and expressive language delays, and pragmatic/social skills delays. She is able to evaluate and provide therapy for Spanish speaking children.
She is trained in the TEACCH Program: a program that uses children’s skills and strengths to build and promote progress on their overall development.
She has experience working with toddlers, preschoolers and school age children. She also keeps parents updated with their children's progress and provides activities that can be done at home to maintain skills learned in therapy.