Kathleen Kaiser, M.S., CCC-SLP is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Speech-Language Pathology and Director of Clinical Education for the Department of Speech-Language Pathology at New York Medical College. She is a graduate of Boston College and Teachers College, Columbia University. In addition to her ASHA certification and state license, Kathleen holds the New York State certification as a Teacher of the Speech and Hearing Handicapped. She has 20 years of experience working with children with speech and language disorders in a variety of settings, including schools, inpatient, outpatient and home-based services. She has specialized interests in the areas of early language development and language-based learning disabilities.