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About Us

Our therapists are all nationally certified through the American Speech, Language, and Hearing Association (ASHA) and maintain ASHA's Certification of Clinical Competence (CCC) or are in their clinical fellowship year (CFY). They also hold a NJ License with the Speech Pathology and Audiology Board. 

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Christine P. Robbins M.S., CCC-SLP

Speech Language Pathologist / Director

Meet Our Director 

Christine Robbins is a practicing Speech-Language Pathologist. She is nationally certified with her Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. She also holds an NJ Speech-Language Specialist (SLS) certification and NJ License with the Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board. Christine graduated with her Masters of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Seton Hall University and her Bachelors of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology from Stockton University. Christine has 8+ years of experience working with both children and adults in a variety of settings such as hospitals (in-patient/out-patient), early intervention, schools, and private practice. Christine has completed Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets (PROMPT-Level 1) training. Christine also has experience with feeding therapy and as well as oromyofunctional disorders. Her passion for oromyofunctional disorders developed after her son was born with tethered oral tissue deficits and experienced feeding difficulties. She plans to complete her COM certification to become a Certified Orofacial Myologist in the near future. 

In addition to being a devoted and passionate SLP, Christine is a mother to an energetic little boy and girl. In their free time, they enjoy visiting the Jersey Shore and exploring the sandy beaches. 

Meet Our Speech Language Pathologists:

Lauren Zangara MA CCC-SLP

Lauren Zangara is a practicing speech-language pathologist. She is nationally certified with her Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is licensed by the New Jersey Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board. Lauren graduated cum laude with her Master of Arts degree in Communication Sciences & Disorders from Montclair State University in Montclair, NJ. She graduated cum laude with her Bachelors of Arts degree as a dual major in Psychology and Linguistics from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ. She has experience working with both adults and children in a variety of settings, including hospitals, early intervention, schools, and private practice. She specializes in working with the "Birth to 3" population, as she has worked in the NJ Early Intervention system for several years. In her free time, Lauren enjoys spending time with her family, visiting National Parks, and playing with her rescue cat, Chip.

Lisa Fama MA CCC-SLP

Lisa Fama attended Montclair State University for her Master of Arts in Speech-

Language Pathology and her Bachelor of Arts in Communication Sciences and

Disorders where she was awarded with a minor in Psychology. Through her

clinical experience in various settings including in-patient and out-patient hospitals,

clinics, and public schools, Lisa has worked with pediatric and geriatric populations

presenting with a variety of communication disorders. She has gained experience

evaluating and treating individuals having disorders of articulation/phonology,

receptive/expressive language, pragmatic language, and fluency. She has also

worked with children and adults with ASD, ADHD, Down syndrome, and aphasia.

Lisa is a school-based speech-language specialist in Bridgewater, NJ, where she

primarily services students at the elementary and intermediate level. She has

experience developing individualized, engaging, and functional therapy sessions

with curriculum-aligned speech and language goals. Lisa believes in collaborative,

multidisciplinary approach, working closely with various professionals and families

to help students maximize their communication potential and succeed

academically and socially.

Lisa is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).

She holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from ASHA, State of New

Jersey Licensure in the field of Speech-Language Pathology and Speech-Language

Specialist certification from the New Jersey Department of Education.

Joseph Munson MS CCC-SLP

Joe Munson is a practicing speech-language pathologist. He is nationally certified with his Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is licensed by the New Jersey Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board. Joe graduated with his Master of Arts degree in Communication Sciences & Disorders from Montclair State University in Montclair, NJ. He graduated with his Bachelors of Arts degree in Linguistics from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ. He has experience working with both adults and children in a variety of settings, including hospitals, out-patient clinics, and school settings. Joe has experience with treating fluency disorders, voice disorders, articulation/phonological disorders, language disorders, dysarthria/apraxia, and feeding disorders. He has extensive experience in enhancing communication via augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) and providing feeding therapy to enhance nutrition in medically complex individuals. 

Olivia Nilsen MS CCC-SLP

Olivia is a practicing speech-language pathologist. She is nationally certified with his Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is licensed by the New Jersey Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board. Olivia graduated with his Master of Art degree in Speech Language Pathology from Kean University in Union, NJ. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with her Bachelors of Arts degree in Speech Language Hearing Sciences from Kean University in Union, NJ.She has experience working with both adults and children in a variety of settings, including hospitals, out-patient clinics, private practice, and school settings. Olivia has experience treating a variety of voice, speech, language, and feeding disorders. She has experience with: dysphagia, sensory feeding issues, fluency disorders, voice disorders, articulation/phonological disorders, language disorders, dysarthria/apraxia,and Parkinson’s disease. 

Joy Lu MA SLP

Joy Lu is a practicing speech-language pathologist. Joy graduated with her Master of Arts degree in Communication Sciences & Disorders from Montclair State University in Montclair, NJ. She graduated with her Bachelors of Arts degree as a dual major in Psychology and Linguistics from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ. She was part of the honors program and graduated with highest honors. Joy is licensed by the New Jersey Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board. She has clinical experience with both children and adults in the following settings: public school district, private practice, and rehabilitation settings. During her experience in speech language pathology, she has treated language disorders, articulation disorders, fluency disorders, dysarthria, aphasia, and cognitive-communication disorders. Joy is bilingual and speaks both English and Mandarin. Joy's favorite part about being a speech-language pathologist is building meaningful connections with her clients and making a positive impact on their communication. 

 

In addition to her speech therapy related experiences, Joy volunteered as a child life intern at Robert Wood Johnson Bristol-Myers Squibb. This experience provided Joy with a trauma-informed model of care. During her volunteer experience, she implemented play therapy with a variety of methods, such as painting, reading, and games, to help minimize the trauma inflicted on patients from ages 1;0 to 18 that involve diagnoses, prognoses, and hospitalization. Joy also provides virtual tutoring services to individuals with developmental disabilities. In her free time, Joy enjoys crocheting, dancing, painting, and reading. 

Cameron Anenberg MS SLP

Bio coming soon

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