Caroline Ferguson-Walsh, MS-LP(C), CCC-SLP

Caroline is a licensed Speech-Language Pathologist currently practicing in Chicago, Illinois.  Caroline graduated with a Master’s in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Alberta, Canada in 2003.  She is member of the American Speech & Hearing Association (ASHA) and Speech-Language & Audiology Canada (SAC).  She has worked in a multitude of settings including pediatric hospitals, early childhood facilities, schools, homes and private practice, in the United States, Canada and Ireland.  Her clinical focus includes providing assessments and treatment to children with developmental delays, autism and disorders of relating and communicating.  She is dedicated to coaching and supporting families to be an integral part of the clinical team.

Caroline holds a certificate as a DIRFloortime® model Expert Clinician and Profectum Assistant Faculty, and is committed to guiding other professionals through mentoring and reflective practice in the DIR model.  She helped facilitate the development of the Profectum Speech-Language Pathology Study Group and has been an active member since it began in 2014.  Caroline is Hanen certified and has been trained in the Sequential Oral Sensory Approach to Feeding (S.O.S. Feeding). Caroline has also been a guest presenter at the Profectum Foundation Chicago Regional Conference.