Our team of approximately 50+ NY State licensed speech language therapists, listed below, travel to your Staten Island (North Shore, Mid Island, South Shore) home or child’s school. Please read more about our rates and policies before contacting us. Feel free to directly email any speech language therapist listed below, or contact Craig directly at 347-394-3485 & craig@brooklynletters.com (immediate response) with any speech therapy, language, feeding, and/or professional question. Check out Craig’s bio. and our testimonials. We also offer telepractice or internet online speech therapy services.

Our Licensed Speech & Language Therapists qualifications include:

  • Master’s degree in speech language pathology
  • New York State and national certification
  • PROMPT training
  • We offer bilingual services (Spanish, Japanese, Russian & Korean).

SPEECH, LANGUAGE, FEEDING THERAPY

We are experienced to treat babies to adults with a variety of speech language difficulties, including articulation/enunciation difficulties (e.g lisp, tongue thrust, and/or difficulty saying sounds, and more), speech delay (including apraxia, oral motor difficulties, cleft palate), late talkers/expressive and receptive language delay (including multilingual homes), autism spectrum, e.g. Asperger’s, pervasive developmental disorder (PDD-NOS), social language delays, disfluency (stuttering), and feeding delays (including picky eaters, oral motor delays, medically fragile).

Staten Island neighborhoods we travel to
North Shore Mid Island South Shore
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PROFESSIONAL SPEECH, LANGUAGE, LITERACY, COMMUNICATION, & FEEDING SERVICES

We are like the Olympic coaches of language arts; we specialize in the complete literacy remediation package: reading, writing, speaking, and listening services for preschoolers to adults. We are experienced with the following, expressive and receptive language disorders (language processing), executive functioning issues, autism spectrum, e.g. Asperger’s, pervasive developmental disorder (PDD-NOS), central auditory processing disorder, language based learning disabilities (e.g. dyslexia), reading comprehension difficulties, and expressive writing disorders.

We bring activities, materials, and/or toys to your Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island, Long Island (Nassau & Suffolk), or New Jersey (Clark, Cranford, Westfield, Rahway, Union) home. Do you want us to provide you and your child with homework and/or carry-over activities No problem! Parents and their children who actively engage in the educational/therapeutic process, typically see more progress. For those parents who are unable to be present during ongoing sessions, we will contact you during our business hours to discuss with you how your child is progressing.

We travel to your home in Staten Island. We also provide telepractice or internet online speech therapy. Please note that for insurance purposes, there’s a modifier CPT code, 95, for telepractice support.

We DON’T accept the following: in-network insurance (see below for more information), Early Intervention, Board of Ed. (CPSE, CSE, RSA’s), Medicare, etc. Out-of-network means that we don’t accept insurance. You pay us directly on a weekly basis, and we provide you with a monthly out-of-network receipt. It’s your responsibility to submit this invoice to your insurance company for reimbursement- scroll down to read more about insurance reimbursement codes.

TRAVEL TIME IS INCLUDED WITH THESE RATES!

Staten Island rates
Speech Language Feeding Therapy Rates

  • $140-$175 for 60 minutes

  • $120-$140 for 45 minutes

  • $100-$115 for 30 minutes

*Please note that a few of our specialists might charge slightly higher rates than our average posted rates above.

**We do offer slight discounts for back-to-back sessions at your home for siblings. We also offer group rates if you create a small group (2-3 students) at your home, and these students have similar goals. We are not responsible for putting these groups together.

THE SPEECH, LANGUAGE, & COMMUNICATION TEAM, AKA THE FAMILY.

STATEN ISLAND STAFF

LENA P.

M.S., CCC-SLP, SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST

Lena is a licensed Speech Language Pathologist, holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCCs) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), and is a certified Teacher of Students with Speech and Language Disabilities. She currently holds a position in a District 75 school in Park Slope. She earned her masters in Speech Language Pathology at Long Island University. Lena is experienced working with children in Early Intervention to high school. She worked with various speech and language delays and disorders, including articulation and phonology delays/disorders, auditory processing disorder, literacy difficulties (phonics, comprehension, writing), social difficulties, and autism spectrum disorders. She is also trained and has experience with augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) systems, including picture exchange communication and speech-generating devices. Lena creates fun, enjoyable activities for all her clients, and she ties her clients interests into various activities. Excellent parent relationships and team collaboration are important for carry over and progress when working on speech and language goals.

LOCATION: Brooklyn Park Slope, Windsor Terrace, Carroll Gardens, Bay ridge, Dyker Heights, Bensonhurst
TYPE OF SERVICES: Individual therapy, group (2-3 children), speech-language evaluations, parent consultation
EXPERTISE: Speech-language delays, autism spectrum disorders, literacy skills, augmentative communication
AGES: Toddlers through adults

KRISTEN H.

M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD, SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST

Kristen is a New York and New Jersey State licensed Speech-Language Pathologist, who holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association. She is certified as a Teacher of Students with Speech and Language Disabilities (TSSLD). Kristen completed her Masters of Science in Speech-Language Pathology at Seton Hall University, and she received her Bachelor of Arts in Communication Disorders at SUNY New Paltz. Kristen is experienced in assessing and working with pre-school and school-aged children in the areas of phonological and phonemic awareness (decoding and sounding out words), articulation (producing and improving speech sounds), receptive/expressive language delays (difficulty understanding information/processing questions etc or improving one s ability to express themselves, e.g. vocabulary & grammar etc.), pragmatic/social communication disorders and literacy. She is PROMPT (tactile cueing for speech sound disorders) and Orton-Gillingham (OG) trained. OG is a multi-sensory approach used primarily for children exhibiting difficulties acquiring literacy, e.g. areas such as reading (decoding), spelling (encoding) and writing. Kristen also has experience working with toddlers and children who have been diagnosed with autism, cognitive delays, Down Syndrome, apraxia, as well as toddlers who have limited communication skills, and late talkers.

By using a multi-sensory approaches such as visual, verbal, and tactile prompts when working with her students, Kristen helps facilitate progress with the children she services. She also has experience in treating adults with strokes, brain injuries, apraxia, Parkinson’s Disease and other motor speech disorders, aphasia and Alzheimer’s. All sessions are custom tailored for each individual s specific needs, strengths, and interests. Her work enthusiasm, dedication, and love for speech language therapy helps motivate all involved with whom she works with.

LOCATION: Staten Island, Brooklyn, Manhattan (lower)
New Jersey: Clark, Cranford, Westfield, Rahway, Union
SERVICES: Individual therapy, group therapy, parent consultations
EXPERTISE: Articulation, language (receptive/expressive), phonological awareness, literacy
AGES: birth- adults

ALAYNA Q.

M.S., CCC-SLP, TSSLD, SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST

Alayna is a New York State licensed speech-language pathologist, as well as maintaining her Teacher of Students with Speech and Language Disorders (TSSLD) from the New York City Department of Education. Additionally, she holds a speech-language specialist license from the New Jersey Department of Education. Alayna is an active member of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) maintaining her Certificate of Clinical Competency (CCC-SLP). Alayna is a graduate of Seton Hall University’s 4+2 dual degree program. She received her Bachelor s of Science in Special Education in 2012 prior to pursuing her Master’s of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology in 2014. Alayna has received various trainings that makes her a well-rounded therapist. She is PROMPT trained, completed the introductory orofacial myology course, Orton-Gillingham trained, maintains a current CPR/First Aid certification, and various sensory based feeding/dysphagia courses. She is currently part of the founding instructional staff at Bridge Preparatory Charter School. At Bridge Preparatory Charter School, Alayna is the language support specialist, using her vast pediatric experience to support students with language based learning disabilities and their teachers. She also teaches an Orton Gillingham RTI group. She is also a clinical adjunct and clinical sight visitor at the School of Health and Medical Sciences at Seton Hall University.

Previously, Alayna has worked in various settings within the pediatric population from birth to twenty one (21). She has worked in an out of district school for children with multiple disabilities/medically fragile in New Jersey. She has also worked in district 75 with a similar population for the New York City Department of Education. At both settings, Alayna has extensive experience evaluating and programming augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) systems ranging from high-technology to low-technology. These settings have also allowed for experience co-treating with occupational and physical therapy, as well as participate in aquatic therapy. Alayna has also previously worked in early intervention and pediatric rehabilitation settings treating: pediatric dysphagia, sensory based feeding disorders, expressive/receptive language delays/disorders, articulation disorders, phonological processing disorders, auditory processing disorders, and fluency. Alayna also has experience treating language based learning disabilities.

LOCATION: Staten Island
NY: New Jersey Clark, Cranford, Westfield, Rahway, Union
TYPE OF SERVICES: Individual therapy, group (2-3 children), speech-language evaluations, parent consultation
EXPERTISE: Speech-language delays/disorders, autism spectrum disorders, feeding and swallowing disorders, AAC, language-based learning disabilities, reading
AGES: birth through elementary school