Are you concerned about your child’s speech? Are you noticing that your child’s speech has changed and now you are hearing more repetition of words?
Join us to learn more about children’s speech fluency development from a stuttering specialist. We will discuss the factors that are critical in determining whether your child’s speech disfluencies might warrant a consultation with a professional. Our stuttering specialist will review stuttering evaluations, treatments and important aspects of your child’s communication development.
Lisette M. Betancourt, MA, is a board certified specialist in fluency, licensed in Florida and certified by the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association (ASHA). For over 30 years, Ms. Betancourt has been working with clients and their families struggling with stuttering. She worked as a senior clinician and a stuttering specialist at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, part of Miami Children’s Health System, for 25 years. In addition to her clinical work, Ms. Betancourt has lectured, mentored graduate clinicians, served on the Fluency and Fluency Disorders Specialty Board (Practice Analysis Orientation Workshop) at ASHA’s national office.
She works with various media outlets to promote greater understanding of stuttering and advocates for early intervention. Ms. Betancourt is currently working in her private practice with clients of all ages with stuttering.
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Cost: Free with registration.