Auditory Processing

Dawn Ferrer, MS, Speech-Language Pathologist & Director of the Early Intervention Clinic at the Center for Speech, Language and Occupational Therapy (CSLOT), with over 15 years of experience.  Call the CSLOT office in Los Altos (1577 Carob Lane, 650-948-7189) or email

Dimitra Loomos – excellent, thorough, kind, great with children, very clear reports that offer specific guidelines for accommodations & remediations to help a child, in Oakland but totally worth the drive; recommended the Phonic Ear FM classroom amplification system, used at the Charles Armstrong School — “it does for the ears what a yellow highlighter pen does for the eyes” –- which brings the teacher’s voice forward so that that is what the student hears rather than just background noise. 2301 Camino Ramon, #106, San Ramon, CA 94583, and 20126 Stanton Ave. #205, Castro Valley, CA 94546. VM: 510-452-1047; email:;

Palo Alto Medical Foundation, 795 El Camino, Palo Alto 650-853-2952.

Judith Paton, MA 136 N. San Mateo Dr., Suite 101, San Mateo, 650-340-1280 – “one of the best auditory processing people in California,” according to one parent.