About the author, KIMBERLY O. SCANLON, MA, CCC-SLP...
Kimberly Scanlon is a New Jersey licensed and nationally certified speech language pathologist.
Before forming Scanlon Speech Therapy in early 2011, Kimberly worked as a speech language pathologist in various settings serving all ages, populations, and disorders.
In 2007, she began her speech therapy career at Clara Maass Medical Center. Kimberly assessed and treated inpatients and outpatients from preschoolers to geriatric adults with speech, language, voice, fluency, swallowing and cognitive disorders. Working in an acute environment allowed Kimberly to collaborate with medical doctors, nurses, physical and occupational therapists as well as other speech language pathologists. Kimberly moved on to work at Alpine Public School where she designed therapy programs and treated students from Kindergarten to 8th grade. She further enhanced her skills working per diem at various skilled nursing facilities and local private practices.