Ashley Perkins, MS, CCC-SLP

Where are you from? Chicago
What did you study?Speech-Language Pathology.
What do you specialize in? Social language groups, early literacy, early expressive and
receptive language intervention (particularly with children learning English as a second language).
Coffee or Tea?Coffee.
Favorite therapeutic swing?The Rainbow Swing.
What you do consider your greatest accomplishment? My greatest accomplishment was being the first in my family to attend college and earn my Master’s degree.
Books or Movies?Movies, although I do love to read!
Where would you go on your dream vacation?A Mediterranean cruise.
What is your favorite children’s book? Early: The Rainbow Fish and The Giving Tree.
Elementary: The BFG.
What skill are you most proud of? I am proud of my patience; I’m not sure exactly how to put this into a skill, but I am also proud of maintaining many long friendships in my life.
Winter or Summer?I’d pick summer, but my favorite is definitely Fall, even though it’s a
brief season in Chicago.
Speech-Language Pathologist