Linda Edens, SLP, works as a speech-language pathologist on Erikson’s Developmental Diagnostic Team. She has 30 years of experience, with a special interest in children with autism spectrum disorders and apraxia. She applies developmental relationship-based therapy to facilitate a child being his or her best self. Linda is certified to conduct speech language evaluations and provide speech therapy within the State of Illinois Early Intervention Services. She is a member of the Interdisciplinary Council on Development and Learning and an Advanced Level DIR-Floortime practitioner. Linda received her master’s degree in speech and language pathology from Western Michigan University.