Speech and Language Pathologist Janet Turansky received her Bachelor of Arts in Speech Pathology & Audiology from Queens College in 1979. While pursuing her undergraduate education, Janet Turansky aided therapists at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine Speech and Hearing Clinic,as well a the Speech/Language and Hearing Clinic at the Academy of Mount Saint Ursula in the Bronx,N.Y. , gaining practical experience in her field. In 1982, Janet Turansky graduated from Hunter College with dual Master’s degrees in Speech Pathology & Audiology and Early Childhood Education. At the beginning of her career, Janet Turansky served at Mount Sinai Medical Center’s outpatient clinic, where she gained further hands-on experience treating those with speech and language disorders.
Utilizing this educational background, Janet Turansky currently works as a Speech and Language Pathologist in Westchester County, New York, and Fairfield County, Connecticut. Fostering a comfortable experience for clients, Janet Turansky visits children, adolescents, and adults in their homes. Janet Turansky treats a number of communication problems, serving clients with autism, auditory processing disorders, oral motor disabilities, stutters, and other language disorders, as well as reading and writing difficulties. Employing the PAF (Preventing Academic Failure) program, Janet Turansky helps children enhance word recognition and improve reading capabilities. Well-versed in treating speech impairments, Janet Turansky works to rehabilitate clients whose verbal skills have been affected by head injuries, strokes, and surgeries.
Dedicated to her field, Janet Turansky maintains a number of professional affiliations. Janet Turansky currently holds memberships with the Connecticut Speech-Language-Hearing Association, the New York State Speech-Language-Hearing Association, and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Outside of her professional life, Janet Turansky gives back to the community by volunteering with the YWCA USA and The American National Red Cross.