Staff

Julia Chernova M.A., CCC-SLP

Julia graduated Montclair State University with a Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology.  She is a certified member of the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association with dual speech-language licensure from the states of New York and New Jersey.  She also holds a Speech Language Specialist certificate from the New Jersey Department of Education .  Julia’s experience includes working in private schools, hospitals, private practice, and outpatient rehabilitation.  She has been training and extensive experience in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and Alternative and Augmentative Communication (AAC), such as the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) and voice output devices.Speech Therapy Plus LLC provides personalized speech and language services that are unique to each client’s individual needs.

Lauren Hoey M.S., CCC-SLP

Lauren graduated Kean University with a Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Speech and Hearing and Molloy College with a Master’s Degree of Science in Speech Language Pathology. She is a certified member of the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association and is licensed in the state of New Jersey. She also holds a Speech Language Specialist certificate from the New Jersey Department of Education. Lauren has received the ASHA Award for Continuing Education (ACE) and is certified in VitalStim© Therapy, as well as Lee Silverman Voice Therapy© (LSVT).

Lauren’s experience includes working in public schools, private practice, rehabilitation and long-term care facilities, and out-patient rehab. She enjoys working with both the pediatric and geriatric populations, who difficulties may include articulation/phonology, aphasia, apraxia, dysarthria, and feeding/swallowing disorders. Lauren provides individualized treatment to each client to ensure their needs are met.

Leah Finnegan M.S., CCC-SLP

Leah graduated from the University of Connecticut with a Bachelor’s in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences. She attended Molloy College where she earned her Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology. Leah is a certified member of the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA), is fully licensed in the state of New Jersey, and holds the Speech and Language Specialist certificate from the New Jersey Department of Education. Leah is Level 1 trained in PROMPT Therapy and the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS). Leah has training and experience with Alternative and Augmentative Communication (AAC) users.

Leah has a comprehensive background in treating children and adults with autism and is a Registered Behavior Technician from the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB). She incorporates her knowledge and experience of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) in therapy to address and decrease challenging behaviors in children and adults. Leah’s other areas of experience include feeding and swallowing disorders in the pediatric and geriatric populations.

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Contact:

Speech Therapy Plus LLC
Julia Chernova
Phone: 201-509-8205
Fax: 201-857-5766
5-11 Saddle River Road
Fair Lawn NJ, 07410

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