Certified Clinicians

Lori Melnitsky
Lori Melnitsky, MA CCC-SLP
All Island Speech and Stuttering Therapy
Lori@allislandspeech.com
New York City, NY 10001, and
Plainview, NY 11803
 
Lori Melnitsky, MA CCC-SLP is a licensed speech/language pathologist who has specialized in treating adults and children who stutter for over 22 years.  She holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is a member of Special Interest Division 4 – Fluency and Fluency Disorders. Lori has published and spoken nationally on the subject of stuttering and fluency disorders. She was trained in the MPI Stuttering Treatment Program by Dr.  Roger Ingham at the University of California, Santa Barbara in December 2014.
Lori recovered from a severe stuttering disorder herself and is passionate about providing effective stuttering therapy to all who stutter. She directs a private practice in Plainview, NY treating children and adults who stutter, as well as other speech and language disorders.

Peggy S. Conner
Peggy S. Conner, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Lehman College, Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences
peggy.conner@lehman.cuny.edu
Bronx, NY 10468
 
Peggy S. Conner, Ph.D., CCC-SLP is an ASHA certified and licensed speech-language pathologist and an assistant professor at CUNY’s Lehman College in the Department of Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences in New York. During her in many years working as an SLP in South America, England and the US, she has treated children and adults with developmental and acquired stuttering and cluttering in English and Spanish. She teaches Fluency Disorders in the graduate program and conducts research on stuttering, aphasia and multilingualism. She completed her MPI training with Dr. Ingham in 2015 and plans to offer this treatment as part of her clinical research program in fluency disorders.

Mark Power
Mark Power, M.A. CCC BCS-FD
Power Stuttering Therapy Center
mpower@powerstuttering.com
Newport Beach, CA 92660
 
Mark Power M.A., CCC-SP BCS-F is a speech pathologist who has specialized in treating people who stutter for the past 25 years. He is recognized as a Board Certified Specialist in Fluency by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and has served on its Task Force for Fluency Services in the Public Schools. He was trained in the MPI Stuttering Treatment program by Dr. Roger Ingham at the University of California, Santa Barbara in June 2014.
Mark was once a severe stutterer himself for 35 years and is dedicated to providing effective stuttering treatment to all people who stutter. He maintains a private practice in Orange County, California treating adults and children who stutter.

Irene Murphy
Irene Murphy, MA CCC-SLP
UCSB Stuttering Treatment Clinic
ireneseybold@gmail.com
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
 
Irene Murphy is a licensed and credentialed Speech Language Pathologist. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies from UC Santa Barbara with focus on Speech and Hearing Sciences, Psychology, & Linguistics. She continued on to receive her Master’s degree from CSU Long Beach. She holds her Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association. She has had over 10 years of experience with development and conduct of the MPI Program under Dr. Ingham and has 9 years of experience with research and training with the Stuttering Measurement System. As a private practitioner, she has worked with children and adults with various speech and language disorders.

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