Shout Speech & Language Therapy’s mission is to serve children and their families increase their speech and language skills to effectively communicate their wants, needs and knowledge. At Shout we serve children one-on-one in private therapy sessions and their families, by teaching parents and caregivers ways to facilitate language development in their homes. Shout also provides language developmental trainings; IEP trainings and coaching to give parents the tools they need to be an active and confident IEP team member.
Here at shout we believe that every new word learned, sound produced, goal mastered, milestone achieved, no matter the size, deserves a joyful Shout!
Getting to know your Therapist
Sherley L. Jackson is a Speech-Language Pathologist certified by the American Speech-Language Association and licensed with the Georgia Department of Education and Board of Speech & Language Pathology. She has held licenses and provided services in Louisiana, Florida, and North Carolina. Born and raised in Miami, Florida the fourth of five daughters, Sherley grew up in a bilingual home. Living Miami in a Haitian home provided the perfect environment for her to develop a love for languages and cultures.
Sherley earned a Bachelor of Science and a Masters of Science degree in Audiology and Speech Pathology from Florida State University. She earned a specialist degree in Special Education from the University of West Georgia. Sherley has 20 plus years of experience in the field, 19 of which have been in the public school system, working with PK through 5th-grade students in special education programs. She has worked with children with various cultural, ethnic, socioeconomic backgrounds, and abilities.
In addition to being a therapist, Sherley has served as a Speech Assessment Consultant with The East Baton Rouge Parrish school system and in 2011 was named Okeechobee County’s ESE Teacher of the Year!
Her primary concentrations include early language and articulation/phonological delays, multicultural issues, IEP coaching and development, and new parent training on facilitating language development in everyday home activities. In addition to providing therapy services, Sherley complete Master IEP Coach Mentorship with Catherine Whitcher, M.Ed. and serves parents through coaching and training about Special Education Services.
Sherley is the mother of 3 amazing girls (15, 13 & 8 years old) and the wife to a wonderful football coach who keeps her family on the go. During her downtime (mainly summers) she enjoys returning home to Florida and spending time with family, reading, crafting, and sleeping in. Along with being a wife, mom, and therapist, other interests include inspiring others to live the way God intended.
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