Meet Our Speech Therapists

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Kim Carroll, M.S., CCC/SLP, President

Kim Carroll M.S., CCC-SLP is owner and director of Speech Therapy Solutions, Inc. in Salem, NH and The Speech and Language Center in North Andover, MA. Kim has been practicing in the field of speech/language pathology for over 18 years. Kim graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a Master of Science in Communications Sciences and Disorders in 2004. She holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and is licensed in the states of New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Before opening up her private practice, Kim worked as a Speech Language Assistant and then a Speech Language Pathologist in an elementary school setting. 


Kim’s experience includes working with both children and adults. She has worked with children ages 2-18 with a variety of speech and language disorders. Kim has experience in the following areas: articulation and phonological disorders, language delays and language disorders, social pragmatic disorders, and fluency. She has experience working with low tech AAC and incorporating visual supports for children on the Autism Spectrum. Kim has completed continuing education to broaden her knowledge and expertise in the field of Speech Language Pathology. Kim is trained in the Visualizing and Verbalizingâ Program for Cognitive Development, Comprehension, and Thinking and the Lindamood Phoneme Sequencingâ Program for Reading, Spelling, and Speech (LiPS). 


Kim is lifelong resident of Salem, NH and wanted to serve her community by providing quality speech therapy services to families in the area. In 2006 she opened Speech Therapy Solutions. When not working, Kim enjoys spending time with her family and friends, volunteering at her children’s school, traveling, and skiing.


Contact Kim at kim.carroll@speechtherapysolutions.co

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Allsion Gianino MS CCC-SLP

Allison Gianino MS CCC-SLP graduated from Northeastern University in 2013 with a Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology. She holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is licensed in Speech-Language Pathology by the states of Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Allison has experience working with children ages 3-21 in school-based settings as well as adults in private and rehabilitative settings. Allison strives to create engaging therapy sessions that are individualized to the needs and interests of each patient. Her communication with parents and families is an integral component to her therapy approach, as this education promotes generalization of speech and language skills to the home environment. Allison's clinical interests include articulation and phonological disorders, fluency disorders, receptive and expressive language disorders, and autism spectrum disorders.


When she is not working, Allison enjoys reading, playing piano and guitar, exercising, and spending time with her family and friends.


Contact speech therapist Allison at Allison.Gianino@speechtherapysolutions.com.

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Sarah Lippincott, M.S., CCC/SLP

 Sarah Lippincott M.S., CCC/SLP graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a Master of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders in 2018. She earned Certificate of Clinical Competence in March 2019. She obtained a Graduate Certificate in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities in her time as a graduate student through her extensive coursework and training as a Leadership Education for Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) trainee. Sarah has experience working with the pediatric population in the clinical and school-based settings. She values family-centered intervention and loves engaging families and clients in the therapy process, from evaluation to discharge. Sarah is always seeking to expand her knowledge in skills in the area of speech language pathology through research, reading, and learning from fellow clinicians. 

When not working, Sarah enjoys spending time on the beach, baking tasty treats, and spending time with her family and friends. 


Contact Sarah at Sarah.Lippincott@speechtherapysolutions.com

Meet Our OTs

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Katie Lehmann, M.S., OTR/L

Kathryn "Katie" Lehmann MS, OTR/L is an occupational therapist who works with children from infancy through transition to adulthood, helping them fully participate in the activities that are important to them and their families. She believes that assisting a child to experience the pride and success of gaining independence, and helping a family’s daily lives flow more smoothly are what makes her career as an occupational therapist so rewarding. Katie kick-started her pediatric career at Elliot Pediatric Rehabilitation Services providing outpatient and aquatic occupational therapy services to children and their families. She later combined her passion for occupational therapy and travel by becoming a traveling occupational therapist. This decision allowed her to help children and families in their homes, in medical/clinical settings, and within the public and charter school systems around the country. She is excited to bring her experience and knowledge back to her home state of New Hampshire. Katie believes that having a wide variety of options in her “treatment tool box” ensures the best intervention choices are being made for your child. She is certified in Sensory Integration including administration of Sensory Integration and Praxis Tests (SIPT). She has experience using treatment approaches from neuro-development treatment model, Kinesiotape, adaptive equipment, environmental modifications, and seating and positioning. She is trained in Therapeutic Listening®, Astronaut Training Program-Sound Activated Vestibular-Visual Protocol, S.O.S. Feeding Approach Handwriting Without Tears, and The Alert Program.


Katie received her Master of Science degree in the area of occupational therapy from the University of New Hampshire and has been helping children and their families to live their lives to the fullest for over 10 years.


Contact Katie at Katie.Lehmann@speechtherapysolutions.com

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Lori Tremblay, OTR/L

 

Lori Tremblay OTR/L graduated from the University of New Hampshire in 1986 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy. Lori has experience with children ages 3-21 in school based setting with autism spectrum disorder, cerebral palsy, down syndrome and sensory processing disorder. Lori also has experience working with adults in hospitals, extended care facilities and rehabilitation facilities with orthopedic, cardiovascular and neurological impairments. Lori enjoys working with children and adults to increase independence in activities of daily living.

When she is not working, Lori enjoys knitting, reading and spending time with her family and friends.


Contact Lori at Lori.Tremblay@speechtherapysolutions.com

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Kailee Huston, M.S., OTR/L

Kailee Huston, M.S.,  OTR/L graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a Master’s of Science in the area of occupational therapy. She’s worked with children ages 3-15 both in a school setting and an outpatient setting. Kailee is trained in the Astronaut Training Program and Handwriting Without Tears. While not formally SIPT certified, Kailee has attended extensive training and informative courses on sensory integration.  

Meet Our Office Administrator

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Sally Fredella, Office Administrator

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