Alison Day – MA, CCC-SLP
Alison received a Bachelor of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology (1986) and a Master of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology (1990) from Western Washington University. She has worked in Birth to Three Centers, the public schools and in clinical settings. Areas of interest include working with children who have apraxia/dyspraxia of speech and children with language and social delays. Other clinical interests include early reading intervention and working with older children with reading delays. She has been specifically trained to provide the Lindamood Bell (LiPs), Hanen Early Language Program, TEACCH (Treatment and Education of Autistic and related Communication Handicapped Children) and the Picture Exchange Communication System interventions. When not working, Alison enjoys hiking, traveling, sailing and other outdoor interests.
Jan Stoppleworth – MA, CCC-SLP
Jan received her Bachelor of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology (1989) and Master of Speech-Language Pathology (1991) from Western Washington University. Career clinical settings have been in geriatrics (hospital and skilled nursing facilities), public schools, birth to three and developmental preschool programsas well as private and multidisciplinary clinics. In addition to emerging speech & language, developmental speech & language delays, feeding and apraxia/dyspraxia of speech, Jan has experience testing and providing intervention in the areas of pediatric and adolescent language/learning disabilities. This includes cognitive social skills, phonological awareness, reading (decoding and comprehension), written language skills (including encoding skills) and study skills. She has been specifically trained to provide the Wilson Reading Program, Lindamood Bell (LiPS) and PROMP (Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets) intervention. In her other life, Jan enjoys providing vocal and instrumental entertainment in the form of an original musical drama for the church setting that has toured locally and as far away as Africa University in Zimbabwe, as well as performing in concerts and providing musical leadership for retreats, weddings, etc. Her motto has become: You’re not old until you stop having birthdays!