Alyssa is passionate about creating a safe and fun environment for all clients to learn and grow! Some of her favorite books and songs she uses with her clients include Brown Bear Brown Bear and the Wheels on the Bus.
Alyssa is a pediatric speech-language pathologist with experience in working with children in a variety of settings including- school, in-home, and clinic-based speech therapy. Before joining the team at Chicago Speech Therapy, she earned both her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Indiana University. She had the experience of working in a therapeutic preschool at IU during graduate school. Alyssa has experience working with a range of speech and language disorders, as well as American Sign Language. As a graduate student she also developed coursework and language enrichment activities for summer camps for children with moderate to severe language deficits.
Alyssa enjoys reading and taking walks along the lake! Her favorite vacation spot is Cabo, and some of her favorite foods are pasta and pizza!