Mrs. King is a licensed speech-language pathologist. Mrs. King received her the Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) in 2014. Mrs. King received a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Development from the State University of New York at Binghamton and a Master of Arts in Teaching from Queens College. She went on to obtain her Master of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Adelphi University in 2013. Mrs. King has completed training in the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS, Level 1), and is trained in the Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT) for people with Parkinson’s disease and other neurological conditions.
Mrs. King has received clinical experience in a variety of settings including school-based, home-based, outpatient rehabilitation for neurological injury/illness, and private practice. She has helped develop the communicative skills and abilities of individuals with a variety of diagnoses including ADD/ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Down Syndrome, cleft palate, developmental delay, intellectual disability, and traumatic brain injury. She has worked with children and young adults with articulation/phonological disorders, Childhood Apraxia of Speech, dysarthria, fluency disorders, global delays, hearing loss, language learning disabilities, reading disorders, and receptive and expressive language delays. Mrs. King has assisted in the development and implementation of low, medium, and high tech Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) devices.