Jennifer Taps Richard, the co-owner and director of SLPath, is a Speech-Language Pathologist in San Diego Unified School District and an Indiana University graduate. She provides classroom intervention to caseload and at-risk students. Jennifer is also the Coordinator for the Phonology & Articulation Resource Center (PARC), applying research and supporting SLPs in articulation and phonological treatment through professional development and coaching.
She has presented throughout the country at national and state conferences regarding San Diego Unified's Speech Improvement Class and best practices in phonological treatment. In addition, Jennifer is utilizing her Hanen certifications to collaborate with her colleagues in San Diego Unified to provide teacher and parent training for supporting preschool students at risk for speech and language disorders. The district has also implemented an RtI model to address needs in early childhood.
Alex Richard, the other co-owner, manages the business aspects of SLPath, including the web site, online courses, and iOS apps. He also handles technical questions and emails from our visitors.
Zoe Richard is a Speech-Language Puppologist who has contributed her vast knowledge of phonological treatment and technology to SLPath.com. She is Jennifer's collaborator (in her case, Zoe's a co-labrador) and the star of every PowerPoint presentation. One day, it is Zoe's goal to contribute to Hanen's monthly update, the Wig Wag.
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Jennifer Taps Richard, M.A., CCC-SLP
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