Is Your Child Nonverbal?
PECS, "Picture Exchange Communication System," provides a functional way to communicate while developing spoken language
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How Is Motor Speech Disorder Treated?
PROMPT, Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets
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Are you concerned that your child doesn't say many words yet?
Hanen's Parent Program, "It Takes Two to Talk" can help
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Absolute Synergy Rehabilitation

is located at 5420 Douglas Blvd Suite F, Granite Bay, CA 95746 

We can be reached via phone at 916-287-1517 or email at

Christie Zelnik, M.A. CCC-SLP is a Licensed Speech and Language Pathologist

with a Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech and Hearing Association, a Bachelor of Arts in Neuroscience from Oberlin College, and a Master of Arts in Speech and Language Pathology from Eastern Michigan University. She has experience working in both outpatient and acute rehabilitation settings at the Sutter Rehabilitation Institute in Roseville, California, the Children’s Hospital of Michigan Specialty Center, and the Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan.
She holds a certification in the Hanen It Takes Two to Talk Program, is also PROMPT-Bridging Trained (Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets), holds a certification in LSVT LOUD (Lee Silverman Voice Treatment LOUD), is trained in the Sequential Oral Sensory (SOS) Approach to Feeding, and holds a certification in PECS (Picture Exchange Communication System).

We have experience with treating all the following:

Acquired Apraxia of Speech
Alzheimer’s Disease

Articulation Disorders
Asperger Syndrome
Autism Spectrum Disorder

Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrovascular Accidents
Childhood Apraxia of Speech

Children with Complex Physical Needs
Cleft Palate
Cognitive Communication Deficits

Developmental Disabilities
Down Syndrome

Early childhood Development Disorders

Expressive Language disorders
Feeding Disorders,
Fluency Disorders

Language Delays
Late Talkers
Mixed Receptive-expressive Language Disorders

Neurocognitive Disorders
Neurological Diseases
Neurological Trauma

Parkinson’s Disease
Phonological Processing Disorders
Social Communication Disorders

Traumatic Brain Injury
and voice disorders

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