A to Z Speech Therapy follows a whole child approach, which allows us to help lay the foundation of learning and build skills that children need to do on their own. Our therapy will create a positive environment along with support to create successful outcomes and long-term opportunities.
Allyson Weinstein-Rosen is owner and founder of A to Z Speech Therapy in Brooklyn Heights. She is a New York State licensed, ASHA certified Speech-Language Pathologist. Allyson received her Bachelors of Arts in Communicative Disorders at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and went on to receive her Masters of Science. in Speech-Language Pathology at Hunter College School of Health Sciences. She started her career working at various hospitals with neonatal, pediatric, and adult patients, training and supervising graduate students and clinical fellows, and working on interdisciplinary teams. She went on to work in a Special Education setting, treating children with speech, language, learning and pragmatic language disorders, while also working as an undergraduate clinical instructor at Touro College and opening A to Z Speech Therapy in the fall of 2003.
Allyson provides diagnostic and therapeutic services to pediatric patients of all ages with various communicative and learning disorders. She is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and American Academy of Private Practice in Speech Pathology and Audiology (AAPPSPA) as well as a certified Fast ForWord provider. Allyson enjoys collaborating with parents, teachers, doctors and other therapists to provide an individualized and functional, whole child approach to therapy. She has proudly assembled a dedicated team of therapists who provide the highest level of service to children of all ages.
ALLYSON WEINSTEIN-ROSEN MS CCC-SLP
ERIN HERZOG MS CCC-SLP
Erin Herzog is a Speech-Language Pathologist who has been working at A to Z Speech since 2006. She received her Masters of Science at The College of St. Rose, holds a New York State license and is ASHA certified. She completed her clinical fellowship in the San Francisco city school district and has experience working with children of all ages. Erin specializes in articulation and oral motor delays, phonological delays, early literacy skills, and preschool language.
HEATHER RUTKA MS CCC-SLP
Heather Rutka is a Speech-Language Pathologist supporting children and their families in Brooklyn, NY since 2003. She received her Masters of Science in Speech and Language Pathology from Long Island University in Brooklyn and her Bachelors of Science from Queens College. In addition to being part of the A To Z Speech Therapy PC team, Heather is a language therapist at Mary McDowell Friends School supporting elementary aged students with language -based learning disabilities.
JENNIFER BASNER MS CCC-SLP
Jennifer Basner holds a master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Hofstra University, a Certificate of Clinical Competency (CCC) from the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA). Jennifer specializes in providing therapy to children who present with receptive and expressive language delays and disorders, deficits in social pragmatic skills, and articulation and phonological disorders. Her special interests include expanding language skills through play-based activities for
early learners as well as working with individuals to improve social pragmatic language ability.
TARYN FROMER MS CCC-SLP
Taryn Fromer is a New York State licensed, ASHA certified Speech-Language Pathologist. She graduated from University of Massachusetts-Amherst with a Bachelors in Communication and Art. After years of working in the fashion industry, she realized her true passion for helping children and decided to pursue a new career. She graduated from Northeastern University with a Masters of Science in Speech-Language Pathology. Taryn completed her clinical externships in a private practice, elementary school, and in a skilled nursing facility and she completed her clinical fellowship at A to Z Speech Therapy PC. Her special interests include receptive and expressive language delays and articulation issues.
Emma Tushman is the Office Manager at A to Z Speech Therapy. Emma holds a bachelor’s degree in Media, Communication and Creative Writing from Muhlenberg College, and is currently working towards completing her masters degree in Speech-Language Pathology. Emma began her career working as a Marketer at various publications including Cosmopolitan, Seventeen & Country Living Magazines, in addition to fashion brands, such as Calvin Klein and NYDJ. She is thrilled to be part of the A to Z Speech Therapy team.