Jennifer Thompson is a licensed Speech Language Pathologist and has spent the last 15 years helping with children from ages 2-20 as well as adults. She has experience in working with children with Articulation delay/disorders, Apraxia, Language delay/disorders, Traumatic Brain Injury, Stuttering/Fluency disorders, Voice disorders, ADD/ADHD, Processing disorders, Autism, Asperger's, PDD-NOS, and various syndromes. She also has experience in working with adults with Aphasia, Traumatic Brain Injury, Alzheimer's, Mild Cognitive Difficulties, Voice Disorders, Accent Reduction, and Public Speaking Skill. Her priorities are understanding the issues and finding the best way to teach and support her clients. Jennifer also believes that working closely with the parents is a very important part of therapy which supports the child's progress and the generalization of their skills.
Jennifer received her B.S from Texas Tech University in Communication Disorders. She then moved to Plano and earned her M.S. in Communication Disorders from the University of Texas at Dallas. She has worked as a Speech Language Pathologist at the Brain Health Center, a Private Practice and the Richardson School District.
Jennifer's special areas of interest include pragmatics/social language and discourse skills.
Outside of work, she is very involved in Girl Scouts and driving her 2 children to all their after-school activities.