Monday
May212012

Jennifer Malone Priest, MA CCC-SLP

 

Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist
Executive Director
847-821-1237 x202
Jen@cslclinic.com
 
 
 

 

Jennifer Malone Priest, MA CCC-SLP is a licensed and certified speech-language pathologist, as well as co-owner and Executive Director of Central Speech & Language Clinic, Inc.  Jennifer received her Bachelor of Science degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology at Miami University and her Master of Arts degree in Speech Language Pathology at Kent State University.



She began her career in long-term care, working with adults on an interdisciplinary rehabilitation team.   She then returned to working with children in the Evanston / Skokie school district within the early childhood program, as well as a middle school.

In 2002, she began working in private practice where she now continues to provide treatment to children and adolescents, ages 2 - 18, with various speech and language disorders.

Jennifer's areas of specialty include auditory-language processing, reading, and early childhood phonology and language. She has been trained in Orton Gillingham, Fast ForWord® and Lindamood Bell programs, including Lindamood Phonemic Sequencing (LiPS)® and Visualizing/Verbalizing for Language Comprehension and Thinking (V/V)®.

Jennifer is licensed in the state of Illinois.  She is a certified member, in good standing, of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA), ASHA's Special Interest Division 1 (Language Learning and Education), ASHA's Special Interest Division 16 (School-Based Issues), the North Suburban Speech and Language Association, the International Dyslexia Association, and the Illinois Speech-Language Hearing Association (ISHA). Jennifer is honored to be a member of the board for the American Academy of Private Practice in Speech Pathology and Audiology (AAPPSPA). 

Monday
May212012

Karen Malone Gonzalez, MS CCC-SLP

 

Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist
Director
847-821-1237 x203
Karen@cslclinic.com
 
 
 

 

Karen Malone Gonzalez, M.S., CCC-SLP is a licensed and certified speech-language pathologist, as well as co-owner and director. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology at Augustana College. She then earned her Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology at Marquette University.



Karen began her career in the Arlington Heights school district where she provided service for children in grades kindergarten through fifth. She gained experience working with children who have articulation, phonology, expressive language, processing, and vocabulary deficits. In 2002, she began working in private practice where she continues to provide services to children and adolescents, ages 2 - 18, targeting various speech and language disorders.

Karen's areas of specialty include phonemic awareness, vocabulary, auditory-language processing, and academic language. She has been trained in Lindamood Bell programs, including Lindamood Phonemic Sequencing (LiPS)® and Visualizing/Verbalizing for Language Comprehension and Thinking (V/V)® as well as Wilson Language Training.

Karen is licensed in the state of Illinois.  She is a certified member, in good standing, of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA), ASHA Special Interest Division 16 (School-Based Issues), the Illinois Speech-Language Hearing Association (ISHA), the American Academy of Private Practice in Speech Pathology and Audiology (AAPPSPA), and the International Dyslexia Association.

Sunday
May202012

Maureen Podvrsan, MS CCC-SLP

Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist
847-821-1237  x205
maureen@cslclinic.com

Maureen Podvrsan, MS CCC-SLP is a licensed and certified speech-language pathologist.  She received both her Bachelor of Science degree and Master of Science degree in Speech Pathology at Marquette University.              

She began her career in the Schaumburg school district working in an elementary school with children preschool through sixth grade.  She provides assessment and treatment of a variety of communication disorders, incorporating specialized program design to meet individual needs.  In 2000, she began working in private practice where she continues to provide services to children and adolescents, ages 2- 18, with various needs including cognitive disabilities, apraxia, phonological disorders, and receptive and expressive language disorders. 

Maureen’s areas of specialty include early language and phonology development, the language-literacy connection, and speech sound production.

She has been trained in Fast ForWord and Lindamood Bell’s Visualizing/Verbalizing for Language Comprehension and Thinking (V/V).

Maureen is licensed in the state of Illinois.  She is a certified member, in good standing, of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA), and the Illinois Speech-Language Hearing Association (ISHA).  She holds a Type 10 Special Teaching Certificate in Illinois.