Our Team.

Our team brings lots of experience and character to our practice.  Each lady bringing uniqueness and a caring personality. 

Kristin graduated from The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey with her Bachelor's degree in Speech Pathology & Audiology. She then went on to complete her Master of Arts in Communication Disorders at West Chester University in Pennsylvania. She is licensed by the State of New Jersey Consumer Affairs, holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) through the American Speech Hearing Association (ASHA) and has her NJ Speech-Language Schools Specialist Certification. Kristin began her career working at a Charter school in Pennsylvania and then spent two years working in an adult rehabilitation center treating stroke and traumatic brain injured patients with a variety of speech, language and swallowing disorders. Kristin has spend the last 6 years working in the school setting, primarily serving school aged students. Kristin has experience working with children and adults with a variety of speech and language disorders including: Aphasia, Apraxia, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Articulation Disorders, Memory and Cognitive Impairments, Reading and Written Expression Disorders, Auditory Processing Disorders, and Swallowing Disorders. Kristin has extensive experience with comprehensive speech and language evaluations.  

Lucy graduated from Rider University in New Jersey with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications. She moved on to complete her Master of Arts degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Kean University in New Jersey.  She is licensed by the state of NJ Consumer Affairs, holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) through the American Speech Hearing Association (ASHA), and has her NJ Speech-Language School Specialist Certification. Lucy has worked in skilled nursing facilities for 15 years treating dysphagia, dysarthria, aphasia, and cognitive impairments in the elderly. In 2014, Lucy decided to begin treating the pediatric and adult population in a private practice setting with a variety of speech and language disorders including: Apraxia, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Articulation Disorders, Receptive/Expressive Language Disorders, Dysfluency, Voice Disorders, Reading and Written Expression Disorders, and Auditory Processing Disorders. She also worked in Early Intervention providing home based play therapy for birth to 3 population at risk for speech-language disorders. Lucy has extensive experience in comprehensive speech-language evaluations including play based language evaluations, Apraxia evaluations as well as swallowing and cognitive assessments. Lucy has a passion for helping children and adults discover their highest potential and for sharing in the special moments of their achievements.

Chelsea graduated cum laude from Boston University with her Bachelor’s degree in Speech Pathology & Audiology. She went on to complete her Master of Science in Speech Pathology at Boston University. She is licensed by the State of New Jersey Consumer Affairs and holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) through the American Speech Hearing Association (ASHA). Chelsea began her career in the Bordentown Regional School System. During her 5 years in the school district, she worked with K-3, high school, and preschool aged children. During this time, she also worked in a private clinic helping children and adults with a variety of speech and language disabilities. Chelsea then went on to work in a subacute skilled rehab and skilled nursing facility to gain experience with the adult population. Chelsea has experience working with children and adults with a variety of speech and language disorders and needs including Aphasia, Apraxia, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Articulation Disorders, Fluency Disorders, Augmentative/Alternative Communication, Memory and Cognitive impairments, Reading and Written Expression Disorders, Auditory Processing Disorders and Swallowing Disorders. Chelsea prides herself on her dedication and passion to help children and adults find their voice and meet their speech and language goals. 

Alyssa graduated magna cum laude from Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA with a Bachelor’s degree in Speech Pathology & Audiology. She went on to complete her Master of Science in Speech Pathology at Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA.  She is a member of the American Speech Hearing Association (ASHA). Her clinical experience includes  working in school districts and private clinics helping children and adults with a variety of speech and language disabilities. She has experience working with children with a variety of speech and language disorders and needs including Apraxia, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Articulation Disorders, Fluency Disorders, Augmentative/Alternative Communication, Reading and Written Expression Disorders, and Auditory Processing Disorders. Alyssa prides herself in her ability to formulate, organize and implement patient-specific treatment programs, implement parent and caregiver communication, exhibit inter-personal skills, and execute appropriate patient evaluations and detailed documentations.

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Cristal Hernandez
Office Manager

Cristal  brings a welcoming presence to the office.  She comes to us with an abundance of office experience and is always happy to help our clients and families.