At Sunshine Therapy Group, we are dedicated to building a bridge for communication through speech/articulation, phonology, apraxia, voice, tongue thrust, fluency, reading/writing comprehension, auditory processing, ASD, cognitive deficits, among other developmental/acquired speech and language deficits.
We provide individualized 1:1 speech and occupational therapy within a variety of locations: daycare, home, public school, private school, and within ABA therapy clinics. We service Lake, Orange, and Sumter counties.
Kristin Sloan is a practicing speech language pathologist who is expert in evaluating and treating those who have communication and feeding disorders. She holds a license from the Florida Department of Health and is a certified member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). She was awarded her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communicative Disorders from the University of Central Florida in 2003. Her Master of Arts degree in Speech-Language Pathology was earned from the University of Central Florida in 2005. As a speech-language pathologist, she has practiced in many settings including home-care, public schools, private schools, and private clinics in Arizona, Germany, and Florida. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and three, young children. Kristin specializes in the areas of: • Childhood speech and language disorders • Articulation • Apraxia • Reading Comprehension • Written Expression • Auditory Processing Disorders • Autism Spectrum Disorders/ Pervasive Developmental Disorder • Oral-motor therapy • Sensory, motor and behavioral feeding difficulties • Pragmatics / social skills
Sarah Dexter, MA, CCC/SLP, received her Bachelor of Science in Communication Disorders from Northern Michigan University in 2005. She completed her Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology at Eastern Michigan University in 2007. She returned to Ohio (where she was raised) for her Clinical Fellowship Year (CFY) at Dayton Public Schools and has worked in a variety of clinic environments for the last 10 years. Sarah was introduced to speech and language disorders due to her mother, who is an Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathologist. Sarah did not know for sure if speech -language pathology was her calling until she took her mother’s advice and took Intro to Speech Pathology and Audiology her Freshman year of college. Sarah is passionate about connecting with and engaging each child in a manner that supports their individual needs. Sarah has experience working with children who have speech disorders including phonological and articulation disorders, childhood apraxia of speech, dysarthria, fluency/stuttering and craniofacial disorders. She especially loves working with children who have language disorders at all age levels. In March 2017, Sarah moved from Ohio to Florida. She is excited to work with the pediatric population again and with Sunshine Therapy Group.