About Me

Laura Johnson, CCC-SLP, BCS-F

I’m Here to Help you Step into the Light.

I am a certified member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and a licensed speech-language pathologist in the state of Wisconsin. I am currently one of only three speech therapists to have achieved national board certification in fluency disorders in Wisconsin.

Experience

  • 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:

  • PROMPT

  • 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

Presentations:

  • 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.

Publications:

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

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Appointment Hours

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

Note: during the Covid-19 Pandemic, all therapy is currently through teletherapy (or virtual) and hours are flexible to your needs.  We will update our policy and hours as restrictions ease on social distancing.

Laura@spotlightonstuttering.com

(608)-217-8960