Parenting Education: Kindering, Speech & Language Development

TOPIC: Kindering
Speaker: Cristina Pappas, MS, CCC-SLP
Date & Time: Wednesday, 22nd April 2015 (7:00pm – 8:30pm)
Location: LWTG Classroom

Speaker Cristina Pappas, MS, CCC-SLP will be discussing key points of speech and language development, red flags of communication delays and disorders, and when to refer to a speech-language pathologist. She will also discuss the array of services that Kindering offers.

Cristina Pappas, MS, CCC-SLP is a speech-language pathologist at Kindering, an early intervention center located in Bellevue and Bothell. She graduated with her master’s in Medical Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Washington in 2010, and has worked at Kindering ever since. Her caseload consists of infants and toddlers with a variety of developmental delays and disorders. Her main passion is working with children with challenges in language acquisition, feeding, and swallowing.

KinderingBackground: Kindering, a not-for-profit neurodevelopmental center, has been providing comprehensive services for children with special needs and their families since 1962. Each year thousands of infants and children receive crucial therapies, special education, and counseling. Kindering is committed to providing superior, individualized, family-centered services for children who are disabled, medically fragile, or vulnerable because of abuse or neglect. They help children develop their maximum potential, engender hope, and promote community understanding.

Background information and logo courtesy of the Kindering website.