We are a full-service speech clinic of dedicated, experienced therapists who believe in working with our patients to improve their communication. We work together to serve your entire family. Our therapists believe in providing comprehensive care to our patients in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. We also believe in educating our patients and their parents as we work with them to achieve the best results possible.
Each therapist is certified and comes to our practice with experience in their area of specialty.
Talya has been practicing for over 20 years and is the founder of Speech Learning Center. She worked for 10 years for Chicago Public Schools as a speech language pathologist and supervisor before opening her own private practice. She is a dedicated professional who enjoys working with children and their families. She works with them to achieve their goals in a caring manner and believes in making the therapy session fun!
Talya has extensive experience in the diagnosis and treatment of children with a variety of communication disorders, including receptive and expressive language disorders, speech disorders - articulation and phonological, oral motor, apraxia, autism, and fluency disorders.
Talya obtained her Bachelor’s degree in communication sciences and disorders from The University of Wisconsin-Madison and earned her Master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology from The University of Illinois-Champaign Urbana.
She is a certified member of the American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA) and holds an active teaching certificate with the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE). Additionally, she is certified through Early Intervention to treat children from birth to 3 years old.
Outside of work, Talya enjoys spending time with her husband, their 2 kids, and their 2 dogs. She loves traveling to new places, eating at new restaurants, being with friends, and doing yoga.