About Me

Laura Johnson, CCC-SLP, BCS-F

I’m Here to Help.

I am a certified member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and a licensed speech-language pathologist in the state of Wisconsin, California and Colorado. I will be happy to get licensed in your state upon request. 

Spotlight on Stuttering is an online teletherapy only practice.


  • Serving on the board for the American Board of Fluency and Fluency Disorders as Treasurer, January 2021 to the present.
  • Speech Language Pathologist, Madison Metropolitan School District – 2001-2020
  • Adjunct Lecturer for Fluency Disorders, University of Wisconsin/Whitewater –
    Fall Terms 2015-16
  • Adjunct Lecturer for Phonology/Fluency Disorders, University of Wisconsin/Madison, Fall Term 2017 and Fall Term 2018
  • Presenter for the Madison School District on Fluency Topics

I have training and experience with the following therapies:


  • Lidcombe

  • Palin Parent Interaction Therapy

  • Camperdown

  • Avoidance Reduction Therapy (ARTS)

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

  • Solution-Focused Brief Therapy

  • Mindfulness

Licenses and affiliations

  • WI Department of Public Instruction
  • WI Department of Safety and Professional Services


  • Wisconsin Speech Language Hearing Association State Convention (WISHA). (Appleton, 2015 and Green Bay, Feb 2019.)
  • Ohio Speech Language Hearing Association State Convention
    (Columbus, OH, March 11th, 2016).
  • ASHA national conference in (Orlando FL Nov 2014) teaching a short course for how to become an expert in fluency.


Clinical Decision Making in Fluency Disorders Fluency Disorders – Book Review, Journal of Fluency Disorders. Volume 56.

How can we overcome the challenges of providing school-based fluency services?  Seminars in Speech and Language, Volume 39, Issue 3. (Co-authored with K.Chmela)

Getting Started

Appointment Hours

Tues - Thurs: 10am - 6pm
Fridays, evenings and weekends: by appointment.