Robin is a speech and language pathologist with over 30 years of experience working with all ages and diagnoses. She has experience with assessment and treatment in a variety of settings, including hospital, clinic, Nursing Home, Home Health, private practice and public schools. She presently provides assessment and treatment in private practice and in a nursing home setting. She contracts and continues to train staff at a center for adults with special needs where she created a brain building center. She utilizes a theoretical framework that is based on neurogenesis, neuroplasticity and neurodevelopment for assessment and treatment of her patients. Her workshops provide the latest in the neuroscientific research of the day and its application to rehabilitation and development. She uses tools that support the brains ability to rewire itself versus teaching a skill. She is a sought after speaker presenting this information throughout the US. Some of the tools that Robin is trained in and uses include: Bal-A-Vis-X, Brain Gym, Beckman Oral Motor Assessment and Treatment, Craniosacral Therapy, Deep Pharyngeal Neuromuscular Stimulation/Facial Muscle Exercise Program, Fast ForWord , Interactive Metronome, Irlen Vision Screening, LSVT, Samonas Sound Therapy, Therapeutic Listening, Vestibular Rehabilitation from the Core/Astronaut Training.
Building the Brain: A Neurobiological Approach to Assessment and Treatment
What others are saying:
"Robin is an excellent lecturer. Very clear and with great knowledge."
"I loved the way Robin presented the information so easy to understand and interesting."
"Building the Brain will give you a new outlook on your therapeutic powers...teaches you how powerful the brain needs to be exercised to make your therapists really be effective!" - Carla Ruhl
"I have been a COTA since 1992. This was the best course with useful information." - Frederica Richardson
"This was a very informative and hands on learning course. The speaker was engaging and very delightful to listen to."
"Thank you, thank you. This stuff is gold. Every therapist should take this course."-Raymond Ferrier