Sharilyn Mott, MS, CCC-SLP
Sharilyn is an ASHA certified speech and language pathologist with over 25 years of clinical experience evaluating and treating children and adults with various developmental and acquired disorders. Prior to beginning her private practice in 2009, she worked in many different clinical settings including hospitals, rehabilitation centers, outpatient clinics, early intervention centers and long term care facilities. She received her bachelor's degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of New Hampshire in 1995 and her master's degree in Speech/Language Pathology from the Massachusetts General Hospital-Institute of Health Professions in 1997. Sharilyn has a special interest in autism spectrum disorders, voice disorders, speech sound disorders and childhood apraxia of speech. She is recognized by Apraxia Kids (www.apraxia-kids.org) as having experience in childhood apraxia of speech and she is also PROMPT trained (https://promptinstitute.com/member/sharilynmott). She is licensed in the states of New Hampshire, Maine and Massachusetts. Sharilyn lives in Dover, NH with her family. She is a proud mother to two beautiful children; her son with non-verbal autism and her "mature beyond her years " daughter.
James Turmel, MS, CCC-SLP
James is an ASHA certified speech/language pathologist with over 4 years of experience evaluating and treating pediatric populations with varied medical complexity and communication needs. He has a passion for treating voice disorders and has a strong interest in Gender Affirming Voice Therapy for Trans and Non-Binary individuals. James earned a Bachelor's degree in both Communication Sciences and Disorders and Theatre, and then a Master's degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders both from the University of New Hampshire. James's background in an outpatient hospital setting and school settings, as well as his performing arts and voice training experience, has shaped his unique approach to treatment and improving speech and language outcomes for his clients and their families. He maintains licensure in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Maine. Outside of work, James loves to spend time with his family in Portsmouth, NH. He enjoys hiking, baking/candy making, singing, watching movies, and playing video games.
Priscilla Grillakis, MS, CF-SLP
Clinical Fellow - Speech/Language Pathologist
Priscilla will be joining the team at Garrison City Speech & Language Services in October of 2021. Priscilla graduated with her master's degree in Speech and Language Pathology from MGH Institute of Health Professions in August 2021. She obtained her bachelor's degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Connecticut in 2019. Priscilla's graduate studies and her various clinical placements serving in public schools and at an inpatient rehabilitation hospital have provided her with experiences working with clients across the lifespan and strengthened her practice of patient-centered care. She is provisionally licensed in New Hampshire during her clinical fellowship year. In her spare time, Priscilla enjoys hiking, running and reading.
Nicole joined the practice as an administrative assistant in 2019 after several years of being a GCSLS parent. Her previous work experience in administrative services combined with navigating special needs' parenting has allowed her to not only be a tremendous support to our office and staff but also our clients. Nicole attended the University of Windsor, in her home country of Canada, where she majored in Communications. Nicole lives in Dover, NH with her husband, two sons and dog, Rosie. She enjoys being involved in the school community, exploring New England, and traveling with her family when she is not at work.