Mark O’Malia, M.S., CCC-SLP

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Mark O’Malia2018-10-12T15:48:35+00:00

Sara

Speech-Language Pathologist

As a person who stutters, Mark has an in-depth understanding of the unique challenges that stuttering can create in an individual’s life. Mark first came to AIS as a client in 2013, where he discovered and eventually developed a professional passion in collaborating with clients to find their most authentic voice.

5 things you should know about Mark:

  • Received his Masters degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Penn State University. He also graduated summa cum laude in Psychology with a concentration in Human Development from the University of Scranton.
  • Collaborated in research exploring predictive factors of resilience, positive coping strategies, and social support in young adults who stutter with an internationally recognized specialist in stuttering.
  • While in graduate school, he co-founded and facilitated the Central PA Chapter of the National Stuttering Association (NSA).
  • Has a deep respect and appreciation for the stuttering self-help community, being actively involved in planning and presenting workshops for NSA conferences.
  • Loves spending time outdoors, hiking, yoga, travelling to new places, and currently aspiring to own a pet corgi.