Expert 58950 - CA(S)


Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in speech and language pathology with both adult and pediatric populations. My expertise includes: diagnosis and treatment of cognitive, speech, language, swallowing, voice, language disorders, and hearing disorders; head trauma; closed head injuries; stroke; toxic exposure resulting in memory loss; word finding deficits; inability to concentrate; attention deficits; slurred speech; autism; Asperger’s Syndrome; and stuttering. I am also experienced with community re-entry strategies for head trauma patients. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise


Consulting Experience

My consulting experience includes the diagnosis and treatment of adults and pediatrics with all communication disorders, including articulation, language, stroke, head injury, voice, stuttering, hearing impairment, and swallowing.


Professional Experiences




Education

DegreeSubjectInstitution
Master of ArtsSpeech & Language PathologyCalifornia State University Los Angeles
Bachelor of ScienceSpeech & Hearing SciencesUniversity of Arizona Tucson

Licenses Certifications

American Speech & Hearing Association
Certificate of Clinical Competence
California Board of Medical Quality Assurance
Speech Pathology License

Awards & Affiliation

Primary Affiliation

American Speech & Hearing Association


Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases



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