Lauren Alter, MS, CCC-SLP, TSSLD is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Speech-Language Pathology at New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York. Lauren began her studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, earning a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Human Development and Family Studies, with a focus on Child Development. She went on to earn her masters in Speech-Language Pathology at New York Medical College. She has worked in a variety of settings and with a range of populations in New York and in London, UK. Her clinical focus is primarily in pediatric diagnostics and intervention. Lauren currently teaches the Diagnostic Methods and Clinical Processes Course as well as a Seminar in Counseling.