Speech Therapy Team

Sam Belton CCC-SLP

Speech and Language Pathologist

Sam is a licensed and credentialed SLP who has worked in the schools for 8 years. She enjoys helping kids find their voice so they can communicate effectively with their family and friends. Sam earned her Masters of Science in Speech Language Pathology from MGH-Institute of Health Professions in Boston, MA. It was there she found her passion for the multi-disciplinary approach to working with individuals in therapy. In her spare time, Sam enjoys traveling, playing with her 2 year old daughter and playing cards with her family.

Kristen Barba CCC-SLP

Speech and Language Pathologist

Bio coming soon.

Belinda Changizian CCC-SLP

Speech and Language Pathologist

Bio coming soon.

Shelley Markie SLPA

Speech and Language Pathology Assistant

Shelley is a licensed SLPA, and received her bachelor’s degree at Cal State University, Fullerton.  She has previous experience working in the school setting, as well as seeing homeschool kids.  She has also previously volunteered with her church by leading a small group of Junior High School girls.  She is passionate about helping improve the quality of life for children with special needs and their families, and looks forward to combining her love of horses with her passion of speech therapy!  She has a background in trail riding her horse, and helping with her family business of pony rides! In her spare time, Shelley enjoys running with her husband, horseback riding, shopping, anything active and outdoorsy, baking, going to Disneyland, and decorating!

Gaby Fischer SLPA

Speech and Language Pathology Assistant

Ever since Gaby was a child she had a passion for helping people.  Upon visiting a school counselor at her community college, Gaby learned about the career of speech therapy.  She fell in love with the concept of aiding those who need help communicating effectively.  After transferring to, and graduating from California State University, Los Angeles, she became a certified SLPA shortly thereafter by completing the certification program at Loma Linda University.  Gaby has experience working with children of all ages and backgrounds elementary school aged through high school.  Gaby hopes to obtain her Assistive Technology Certificate in the near future.  She finds every client to be unique and special in their own way and the challenges that come along with each person being different.  In her spare time, Gaby enjoys travelling, going to San Diego to spend time with her nephews, baking, and spending time with her husband.​

Alexandria Farnan SLPA

Speech and Language Pathology Assistant

Bio coming soon.

Katherine Poole SLPA

Speech and Language Pathology Assistant

Bio coming soon.

Jaylyn Hinson SLPA

Speech and Language Pathology Assistant

Bio coming soon.