Mrs. Jenna Baratta
Program Director and Speech-Language Pathologist
Mrs. Baratta holds a Masters degree from St. John’s University in Speech-Language Pathology with a concentration in Special Education, and a bachelors degree in Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology.
Jenna obtained a position at the Eden ll Programs on Staten Island where she earned her Certificate of Clinical Competence and received a high level of training in Applied Behavioral Analysis with students ages 3-16. She later embarked on another layer of the profession and was employed with United Cerebral Palsy, Pre-School Programs, where she worked with pediatric swallowing/feeding cases alongside severe receptive and expressive language diagnoses. She then received a Teacher of Speech and Language Disabilities Certificate from the NYS Education Department and became licensed with the NYS Office of Professions. Jenna was employed with the Department of Education where she evaluated and treated an array of educational and speech-language disorders. She recently received her certification in Reading with TLC and Lively Letters, an intrasensory phonological and reading fluency program.
With the support of her husband, Mrs. Baratta is living her dream in raising two young children. She continues to pursue her professional goals as well by earning continuing education in the areas of Dyslexia, Phonemic/Phonological Disorders, and Pediatric Nutrition and Wellness.
Jenna is an advocate for overall health and wellness and has a passion for pilates and yoga instruction. In addition, she encourages incorporating art, music and shared reading in her home.