Speech Language Staff
Janet Nissen, M.A., CCC-SLP, Speech Language Pathologist; KidScreen Team Professional
Janet Nissen graduated from the University of Northern Colorado with a bachelors and masters degree in speech pathology in 1974 and 1975 respectively. Janet joined the CHSL staff in 2007 and is trained in the multi-sensory approach to reading, as well as the Wilson Reading Program. She has experience working with children diagnosed with learning disabilities, speech/language disabilities, developmental disabilities, emotional disorders and Asperger's Syndrome. In addition, she has extensive assessment experienced gained as an active member of an interdisciplinary assessment team.
Clarisse Simonini-Weber, M.A., CCC-SLP, Speech Language Pathologist
Clarisse Simonini graduated from Northern Illinois University with a Bachelors and Masters degree in speech pathology. She joined CHSL in 1980 as a speech therapist. She enjoys working with people of all ages, from toddlers through adults. The Center offers close contact with clients and families, which she feels adds to client success. She has a broad knowledge of communication disorders, which is an asset to the Center and her clients. Her therapy days are Tuesday and Thursday.