Lauren Svymbersky, MA, CCC-SLP

Clinical Director (Metro East Area, IL)

Lauren Svymbersky, MA, CCC-SLP, is a speech-language pathologist with extensive experience working with children with developmental disabilities and their families. Originally from Central Illinois, Lauren is excited to be leading Positive Development’s Metro East team in Southern Illinois. 

Lauren received her Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology from Northern Illinois and her Bachelor’s Degree in Speech and Hearing Sciences from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Lauren previously worked as the Director of Education for a nonprofit organization in Lusaka, Zambia, where she set up community outreach and family training programs for people with children with disabilities.  

Her clinical experience includes evaluation and treatment of children with Autism, ADHD, Feeding/ swallowing, Cerebral Palsy, Microcephaly, Hydrocephaly, Down Syndrome, and other disabilities that impact development.