WHO WE ARE?
Founder of Learning Tree Therapy
Kristen is originally from Cape Coral, Florida and relocated to the Orange County area in 2007. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida and received her Master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology from the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida.
During her educational and professional career, Kristen has had the opportunity to work with a variety of populations and disorders. She also has gained experience working as a speech-language pathologist in a variety of settings including private practice, schools, daycares, homes, and adult living facilities.
Before moving to California, Kristen worked in both the private practice setting and in schools for special needs children. She gained ample experience working with children with autism and their families. She also believes in early detection and has a great deal of knowledge and experience in early intervention. In addition, Kristen has sufficient training and experience working with children from birth to three through adult ages.
Since moving to California, Kristen has had the opportunity to professionally work with children and adults with speech & language delays and cognitive & swallowing deficits. She enjoys working with individuals of all ages and their families. Kristen is licensed by the board of California and has her Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech Language and Hearing Association.