About Kristen

Kristen graduated from the University of New Hampshire with an M.S.in Communication Sciences and Disorders with a focus on Early Childhood in 2007. She also completed an additional graduate certificate in Assistive Technology. Kristen published her first book following graduation, available from Verlag publishers, examining the use of early literacy intervention in children who use AAC.

Kristen Hughes working with a student in his home.

She has received further training in PECS (the Picture Exchange Communication System) as well as PBIS (Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports). She is certified through the American Speech Language Hearing Association and is licensed to practice in the state of New Hampshire.

Kristen provides therapy in either your home, childcare, or in her office location. She currently services the towns of Rochester, Somersworth, Dover, Barrington, and Rollinsford. Other towns in the area will be considered on a case by case basis.