Lori Melnitsky, MA CCC-SLP has been an ASHA board certified and NYS licensed speech/language pathologist for over 20 years. She has completed an advanced graduate level course in dyslexia. Her certifications include Prompt, Lidcombe, MPI Stuttering and the Barton dyslexia course.
Lori stuttered severely as a child and could not participate in class, call friends on the phone or say her name. Her daughter also stuttered as a toddler. Presently, she directs her own private practice and is an adjunct professor at Long Island University. Lori is a published author and sought after presenter. She is passionate about her profession.
Lori also has family members who have dyslexia and developed a passion for this as well. Lori’s bright and beautiful daughter was diagnosed with dyslexia which lead her on the path to help others read, write and spell.
She also has over 20 years experience with providing private speech therapy, stuttering therapy, school based therapy, and early intervention helping countless toddlers learn to talk.
-Lidcombe Stuttering Certified provider
-Completed Eastern Virginia three week fluency shaping for stuttering
-Completed one week HCRI Fluency Shaping Program for stuttering
-MPI Stuttering Certified
-Barton Reading and Spelling Program
-Fast ForWord/Reading Assistant Provider
-Beckman Oral Motor Trained