Serving clients in Fairfield County, Connecticut, and Westchester County, New York, Speech and Language Pathologist Janet Turansky treats a number of communication disorders. Experienced in rehabilitating children, adolescents, and adults, Janet Turansky possesses expertise with oral motor dysfunction, auditory processing disorders, autism, Asperger’s syndrome, and voice and stuttering problems. Skilled in PROMPT (Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets) therapy, Janet Turansky also employs the PAF (Preventing Academic Failure) Program to assist students who struggle with reading.
Janet Turansky began her education at Queens College, where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Speech Pathology & Audiology in 1979. While engaged in her studies, Janet Turansky assisted therapists at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine Speech and Hearing Clinic, New York, as well as the Speech/Language and Hearing Clinic at the Academy of Mount St. Ursula in the Bronx, N.Y. Three years later, Janet Turansky received her Master of Arts in Speech Pathology & Audiology and Early Childhood Education from Hunter College. During her time at the institution, Janet Turansky gained practical experience at Mount Sinai Medical Center’s outpatient clinic.
To stay current with new developments in her field and connect with colleagues, Janet Turansky belongs to the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, the New York State Speech-Language-Hearing Association, and the Connecticut Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Outside of her professional life, Janet Turansky commits herself to charitable work, donating her time and resources to The American National Red Cross and the YWCA USA and contributing to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International.