Liz Lang, M.S., CCC-SLP
Liz received her bachelor's degree in Speech-Language Pathology from San Diego State University and a master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology from San Jose State University.
While at SJSU
completed a thesis investigating the effectiveness of behavioral checklists in measuring treatment outcomes in children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and she
has specialized in working with children with ASD
For the past 3 years, she has worked and trained with a co-author of the SCERTS model, and has also been formally trained in the SCERTS approach to home and school based intervention for children with ASD ( www.scerts.com ). Liz has been certified in the Hanen It Takes Two to Talk ® and More than Words ® programs and has experience running these programs which focus on helping parents better communicate with their children with language delays and ASD ( www.hanen.org ). She has also been trained in the Kaufman approach to working with children with apraxia of speech.
Other areas of expertise include early intervention, receptive and expressive language delays, articulation disorders and phonology disorders, and Down Syndrome.
She currently works on the autism intervention team at Oakland Children's Hospital (CHAI) where she utilizes her experience with SCERTS and has gained experience in DIR®/Floortime™ model and sensory integration techniques.
enjoys the extended vacation she
experiences living in San Francisco in her