Laura K. Sibbald, M.A., CCC-SLP, is a nationally certified speech-language pathologist who has extensive experience supporting the social emotional and pragmatic language needs of students and families within the Washington, D.C. metropolitan region. Laura graduated from The George Washington University in 2011 with a Master’s in Speech-Language Pathology.  In order to further support student growth and achievement, Laura earned additional certifications in Relationship Development Intervention (RDI), and Educational Leadership and Supervision.  As a champion of collaboration and multidisciplinary approaches to support student growth and achievement, Laura co-authored the Parenting Toolbox and has developed and implemented a variety of professional learning opportunities at the local, state, and national level.