About

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Kelly Kirby M.S.Ed., CCC-SLP,
Speech-Language Pathologist 

Owner of Resolute Therapy Collaborative

Specializing in Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS), other Speech Sound Disorders, and early intervention for suspected CAS or suspected/diagnosed Autism

Kelly specializes in a variety of speech sound disorders to include Childhood Apraxia of Speech, Phonological Disorders, and Articulation Disorders. Kelly has completed many hours of additional continuing education and post graduate training in these disorder areas to ensure the best possible outcomes for her clients. Kelly is well versed in the most evidenced based approaches for treating CAS to include completing Dynamic Temporal and Tactile Cueing (DTTC) training, a 4 part Rapid Syllable Transition Training (ReST), and is PROMPT level I trained which has expanded her clinical skills in treating motor speech disorders. Kelly believes there is no "one size fits all" therapy approach, therefore, implements pieces from all of her trainings, clinical experience, and knowledge when creating an individualized plan of care for each child. Kelly is listed on the Apraxia Kids SLP Directory for demonstrating and possessing understanding, skills, training, and experiences to be successful in treating children with apraxia.

In addition to speech sound disorders, Kelly has additional training in neurodiversity affirming practices, current alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) practices and has completed the Sensory Certificate for SLPs. Kelly's training in these areas make her a fantastic fit for families of Autistic children who are searching for alternatives to a behaviorally based therapy approach