Judith Rosenfield, M.A., CCC-SLP

is a licensed speech-language pathologist, and Director/Owner of the King’s Speech and Learning Center.She has 30 years of experience treating patients of all ages and medical needs, and supervising and managing teams of speech-language pathologists. Before developing the Wait Your Turn program, and opening King’s Speech and Learning Center, Judith was the former owner of Swallowing Diagnostics, LLC which provides portable endoscopy studies to hospitals and nursing centers throughout New England.

As a mother of four children, she understands the reality of parenting and the importance of building skills from each individual’s unique set of gifts. Ms. Rosenfield received her B.A. degree in Communication Sciences from the University of Connecticut in 1983, her M.A. degree in Speech-Language Pathology in 1985 from the Ohio State University where she extensively studied adult-child conversational language development, and completed several Ph.D. courses at the University of Pittsburgh where she studied Generalized Language Learning in Developmentally Delayed Preschoolers.

Areas of specialized training:

  • Adult-Child Joint Activity Routines with Dr. James MacDonald, Nisonger Center, The Ohio State University
  • DIR/Floortime training by Dr. Stanley Greenspan
  • Scerts® model by Amy Wetherby
  • Asperger’s Syndrome by Timothy Kowalski
  • Therapeutic Listening
  • Dyslexia Intervention-Passed the IDA reading intervention exam; trained in Wilson Reading System; completed Associates Level practicum in Orton Gillingham
  • Selective Mutism

Professional Involvement:

American Speech Language and Hearing Association, Connecticut Speech Language and Hearing Association, International Dyslexia Association, Autism Society of Connecticut, Autism Speaks, Decoding Dyslexia of CT

Laura (Bartus) Eldridge, M.S., CCC-SLP

joined our team after relocating to Connecticut from the Boston area where she worked in a private speech center for four years. Laura is highly skilled in the areas of autism spectrum disorders, apraxia of speech, auditory processing disorders and general speech and language developmental disorders, and is trained in the PROMPT approach to remediate speech disorders. She is an enthusiastic clinician who knows how to bring out the best in her clients. Laura received her Master of Science degree from William Paterson University in New Jersey, and her Bachelor of Science from Elmira College in New York.

Chelsea Domian, M.S., CCC-SLP

joined our team during her Clinical Fellowship after working in the Hartford Public School district. She received her Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology from Worcester State University and her Bachelor of Arts from Assumption College in Human Services and Rehabilitation with a concentration in Communication Sciences and Disorders. She has experience in providing speech, language, and fluency services to children, adolescents, and young adults. Her passions include early language development, speech sound disorders, and social language skills. She has experience working with children and young adults with autism. Chelsea’s passion for the field of speech-language pathology stems from her love for her older sister, who has intellectual disabilities. Chelsea serves in both our Avon and Cromwell offices.

Jenna Lovechio, M.S. CF-SLP

joined our team during her Clinical Fellowship experience. She received a Bachelor of Science in Communication, Sciences, and Disorders from Worcester State University in Massachusetts. Jenna worked in the field as a Speech-Language-Pathologist Assistant in Springfield Public Schools in Massachusetts for a few years before pursuing graduate school. She then received a Master of Science in Speech-Language-Pathology from Sacred Heart University in Connecticut where she graduated with honors. Jenna has experience working in the school system with grades K-12. She has experience providing speech, language, and social skills therapy to children, adolescents, and adults. Jenna is passionate about speech sound disorders and improving language and social skills.

Llee A. Hardy, M.S., CCC-SLP/TSLD

is an innovative and strategic licensed speech-language pathologist with a passion for providing speech and language therapy services to children and adolescents. Llee has worked throughout the Hartford Public School district in a variety of schools as well as within many specialized programs. In addition to providing services to our families at our Simsbury Office Llee is currently the lead/supervising speech-language pathologist for the Early Childhood Assessment Team for Hartford Public Schools in Hartford, CT as well as a chart auditor for Seabury Nursing Home in Bloomfield, CT. In addition to providing speech and language therapy and evaluations, areas of specialized training include literacy (Haskins and Orton-Gillingham), Hanen Therapy and LSVT. Llee completed her undergraduate degree at Howard University in Washington, D.C. in 2008 and her masters at Columbia University in 2010 where she completed her field experience across NYC, Ghana, West Africa and Bolivia, La Paz.

Jillian Mooney, M.A., CCC-SLP

is a licensed Speech-Language Pathologist with a passion for making speech therapy a fun yet educational experience for both clients and their families. Jillian enjoys making therapy as individualized as possible for every client. She completed her Bachelor of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology at St. John’s University in New York. She went on to graduate with her Master of Arts in Speech-Language Pathology from Hofstra University in New York. Jillian has vast experiences with a diverse population of speech and language disorders. She has worked in multiple settings, including home health, private practices, and public schools. Prior to coming to Connecticut, Jillian lived in Dallas, Texas for four years working as a Speech-Language Pathologist in four elementary schools in the public school system. She also worked at a clinic servicing clients of all ages during after school hours. In addition to serving families in our Avon office, Jillian serves as a Speech-Language Pathologist in the West Hartford

Ashley Nordone, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSSLD

is a licensed speech-language pathologist who joined the King's Speech and Learning Center team in September 2021, after relocating from Maryland. Ashley attended Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT and graduated in 2017 with her B.S. in Psychology and minor in Communication Disorders. In 2017-2018, she took a gap year where she worked at a Reggio Emilia-inspired daycare center in her hometown of Queens, NY. She attended Hofstra University and earned her M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology in 2020. She has worked with a variety of different ages, and disorders. Ashley's professional interests include alternative and augmentative communication (AAC), and literacy.