Laura Stevens MHS,CCC-SLP
Laura Stevens, M.H.S., CCC-SLP, has worked with school age children for the past 20 years. She earned her Masters from the University of Missouri-Columbia. She is particularly interested in the connection between speech and language to reading, writing, and spelling. Laura provides explicit, structured, multi-sensory literacy intervention for children struggling to read. Laura has been trained in the Orton Gilliam® based treatment for dyslexia. She is currently in the process of obtaining the Graduate Certificate in Dyslexia assessment and intervention from the University of FL. In addition, Laura has extensive professional education and practical experience with Spell-Links to Reading and Writing®.
Laura also has a passion for working with people of all ages on social communication skills. Laura has participated in a variety of courses and workshops through Social Thinking, particularly for elementary school students, teenagers, and young adults.
Laura believes speech and language therapy should be client or family centered, engaging, and useful for everyday life. She brings playfulness, humor, and joy into her sessions with clients of any age.
Laura enjoys reading, walking her dog, traveling, and spending time with her family.