Speech-Language Pathologists

Susan Weber

M.Ed, CCC-SLP and Clinic Director

Susan received her Bachelor of Science in Speech Pathology and Audiology from Baylor University and her Master of Education in Speech Pathology from Texas State. Susan holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence awarded by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is licensed by the State of Texas to practice speech pathology. Susan is a member of the Texas Speech- Language-Hearing Association and a member of the American Speech-Language- Hearing Association. Susan is a licensed provider of the Hanen parent training programs, It Takes Two to Talk, More Than Words, and Target Word. She is also a licensed provider of the Fast ForWord Programs and is PROMPT-Bridging trained. Previous to Capital Therapy group, Susan’s experience as a speech-language pathologist includes founding and co-owning a successful private clinic for 25 years, working in the public school system, acute care hospitals, and rehabilitation facilities working with children and adults. Outside of CTG, Susan enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, and attending sporting events.

Faith D’Amico

M.S. CF-SLP

Faith received her Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from Colorado College and her Master in Speech, Language and Learning from Northwestern University. Faith is completing her Clinical Fellowship through the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is licensed by the State of Texas to practice Speech Pathology. Faith is certified in Dynamic Temporal and Tactile Cueing and the SPEAK OUT! and LOUD Crowd Parkinson’s Voice Project. She also has training in the Modified Barium Swallow Impairment Profile (MBSImP). Her professional interests include Autism, receptive and expressive language disorders, speech sound disorders, feeding and swallowing disorders, voice disorders, as well as cognitive communication disorders following neurological injuries. Faith just moved to the area from Hershey, Pennsylvania and is excited to explore all that Austin has to offer! In her free time, she enjoys trying new restaurants, traveling, skiing, hiking, and spending time with friends and family.

Kristen Desjardins

M.S. CCC-SLP

Kristen received her Bachelor of Science in Speech-Language Pathology from Texas Christian University in 2007 and her Master of Science in Communication Disorders from The University of Texas at Dallas in 2009. Kristen holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence awarded by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is a licensed Speech-Language Pathologist in the state of Texas. She is also a certified provider of the Hanen parent training program ‘It Takes Two to Talk’ and is trained in the Beckman Oral Motor Protocol. Kristen’s clinical experiences include working in the public school system with the Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE) program, Early Childhood Intervention (ECI), and private practice. Her professional interests include pediatric language acquisition and disorders, articulation and phonological disorders, Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS), Autism, and feeding and swallowing disorders. Kristen is excited to be back in her hometown of Austin and close to family after living in Dallas for 13 years! She enjoys spending time with family and friends, attending church services, volunteering, traveling, and trying new restaurants.

Rebecca Fischer

M.S. CCC-SLP

Rebecca graduated from Baylor University with her Bachelor of Arts in Communication Sciences and Disorders and her Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology. She holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association and is a licensed speech pathologist in the state of Texas. Rebecca is a licensed provider of the Hanen parent program It Takes Two to Talk. Rebecca is trained in the following: PROMPT Bridging, Beckman Oral Motor Protocol, the SOS Approach to Feeding (Basic and Advanced), and VitalStim (NMES). Rebecca’s clinical experiences include working in the hospitals with inpatient acute care and rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation, specialty clinics (Developmental Assessment Program, Gastroenterology), NICU, PICU, CCU, and completing Modified Barium Swallow Studies at Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas. Other experiences include working in the public schools and at an otolaryngology practice specializing in voice and swallowing disorders. Rebecca currently teaches Dysphagia at Baylor University in the Graduate Program. Rebecca’s professional interests include infant feeding, pediatric and adult swallowing disorders, childhood apraxia of speech and voice disorders. She enjoys spending time with her husband, traveling, watching Baylor sports, and playing with her yellow labs, Nala and Magnolia (Maggie).

Viki Johnson

M.Ed. SLP, ATC

Viki received her Bachelor of Science in Speech Pathology and Audiology from Baylor University and her Masters in Education from Texas State University. She is licensed by the state of Texas to practice Speech Pathology and holds a certificate as an Assistive Technology Practitioner from the Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America. Her professional interests include preschool and school age language disorders, autism, articulation and augmentative and alternative communication. She lives in Georgetown with her husband and has two daughters. Outside of work, Viki enjoys hiking, camping, antique shopping, and spending time with her family.

Lindsey Knight

M.A. CCC-SLP

Lindsey received her Master of Arts degree in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Texas in Austin. She holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence awarded by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is licensed by the State of Texas to practice speech pathology. Lindsey is trained in PROMPT (Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets) and enjoys working with a variety of ages and speech-language disorders. Lindsey has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Acting from St. Edward’s University in Austin and has previously worked as a professional singer-actress.  She has performed in musicals and revue shows across the country. Lindsey enjoys bringing her creative background into therapy to enhance both the learning and the fun! Lindsey lives in Round Rock with her husband Jeff, daughter Eva, and dog Puck. She enjoys singing, dancing, eating good food, and spending time with her family.

Brooke Radabaugh

M.S. CCC-SLP

Brooke is a state licensed and ASHA certified Speech-Language Pathologist. She has her Bachelor’s and Master of Science degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders with an emphasis in Speech Language Pathology from Baylor University. She is a licensed provider of the Hanen parent program “It Takes Two to Talk”, is a PROMPT-trained therapist, and trained in the Beckman Oral Motor Protocol. Her clinical experiences include working in hospitals with inpatient acute care and rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation, interventional radiology for dysphagia, as well as working in the public schools, specialty schools for children with Autism, and with children and adults in a private practice setting. Brooke’s professional interests include Autism, programming and use of alternative augmentative communication devices, language-literacy, feeding disorders (sensory and motor based) and dysphagia. Brooke has worked with all ages ranging from newborns to 95 years old. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, entertaining, traveling, camping, watching Baylor sports, and playing with her yellow lab, Skye.

Monica Ruiz-Olloqui

B.S. SLPA

Monica graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with her Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders as well as a Minor in French. She is a licensed Speech Language Pathologist Assistant in the state of Texas and a member of the American Speech Language and Hearing Association. Monica’s clinical experiences include working in private practice and in therapy based preschool and school age programs. Monica has experience working in outpatient rehabilitation for adult stroke and traumatic brain injury survivors. Her professional interests include autism, bilingual therapy, pragmatics, articulation and phonology as well as receptive and expressive language skills. Monica currently lives in South Austin and in her free time enjoys yoga, swimming, running on town lake, exploring new restaurants and traveling to visit her family and friends in Mexico.

Katie Wilkinson

M.S. CCC-SLP

Katie received her Bachelor of Science from Texas Christian University and her Master of Science from The University of Alabama. She is licensed as a Speech Language Pathologist in the state of Texas and is a member of the American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA). Katie is trained in PROMPT, Beckman Oral Motor Protocol and Sequential Oral Sensory (SOS) Approach to feeding. Her professional interests are Dyslexia, speech sound disorders, language disorders, and feeding difficulties in children. Outside of work, she enjoys coaching youth cheer, painting, baking, and spending time with family.

Sofia Woldu

M.S. CCC-SLP

Sofia graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with her Bachelor of Science in Human Development & Family Sciences in 2016 and her Master of Science in Communication Disorders from the University of Texas at Dallas in 2018. She holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association and is a licensed Speech-Language Pathologist in the state of Texas. She is a PROMPT-trained therapist and a certified provider of McNeill Dysphagia Therapy (MDTP) and Ampcare. Her clinical experiences include working in the public-school system with children ranging from three to fifteen years old, language, swallowing and cognitive rehabilitation in skilled nursing rehabilitation facilities serving older adults, and private practice. Her professional interests include Autism, receptive and expressive language disorders, aphasia and cognitive-communication disorders following stroke/traumatic brain injuries. In Sofia’s free time, she enjoys road trips, reading, and running with her dog, Chili.