Shirley Short, MS, CCC-SLP, earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Phillips University and her Master’s Degree from Oklahoma State University. She worked in the public schools as a Speech Therapist for 20 years. She also taught Kindergarten for 12 years. Shirley’s range of experience includes articulation and phonological disorders. She has expertise in remediation of language disorders especially as they relate to the academic environment. Shirley has expertise in reading instruction including early literacy skill development and Kindergarten through 5th grade reading remediation.
Working with children is what brings the most joy to Shirley’s life. She has lived in Colorado Springs since 1985. Shirley is married to Howie, has two children, a son and a daughter, and most importantly, four wonderful grandchildren.