My name is Lauren. I'm currently a pediatric speech-language pathologist and former elementary school teacher. I was diagnosed with hemiplegic cerebral palsy when I was three years old.

Cerebral palsy affects each individual differently and has visible and invisible impacts. The reason why I obtained graduate degrees in speech-language pathology and exceptional student education was to help others like myself and show others no matter what adversity you face in life you can achieve any goal!

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