Marissa Gelfand, M.A., CCC-SLP

Speech and Language Pathologist

Marissa Gelfand, M.A., CCC-SLP is a licensed speech and language pathologist and member of the American Speech-Language- Hearing Association (ASHA). She has experience working with children and adolescents with communication disorders including but not limited to, articulation, apraxia, receptive and expressive language, auditory processing, fluency and social skills.

Knowing the importance of early intervention, Mrs. Gelfand has spent many years working with preschoolers in a variety of educational programs.  She enjoys collaborating with families and other professionals to help children reach communication and academic success.


Mrs. Gelfand graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor’s degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders and earned her Master’s degree in Speech and Language Pathology.  She has worked in both the public school setting as well as private practice.  Her experience working in the public schools has provided her with a strong background in treating school age children and an understanding of services provided within the public school setting.  She utilizes this experience to help parents initiate the evaluation process, assist with understanding the services provided within that setting, and collaborate consistently with school staff as an integral member of the child’s team.

Contact Us Today for a Confidential Assessment
Call (561) 223-6568

Meet Our Team

Ryan Seidman, Psy.D

Clinical Director
Child and Adolescent Psychologist

Jerome Siegmeister, MD, MaED

Board Certified Psychiatrist & Board Certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Jamie Levine, Psy.D

Clinical Psychologist

Melissa R. Koniver, PsyD, NCSP

Clinical Psychologist

Lonette Belizaire, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist

Brittany Schulman, Psy.D

Clinical Psychologist

Dianna Kalpakian, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist

Eric Spinner, Psy.D

Eric Spinner, Psy.D

Clinical Psychologist

Vanessa Luchtan Finkelman Psy.D

Vanessa Luchtan Finkelman Psy.D

Clinical Psychologist

Terri Samuels, MS

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Darbi Luchtan, MS, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Ali Cunningham, Ph.D.

Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Qualified Supervisor

Meg Seidman, MS, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Alexandra Licata, Psy.D

Postdoctoral Resident

David Krasky, Psy.S.

School Psychologist

Eden Kornblath, B.A.

Behaviorist and Education Specialist

Meredith Serota

Meredith Serota, B.A.; M.S. (ESE); RBT; ITDS

Behavioral Therapist

Alyssa Kovacs M.S. Ed, ITDS

Behaviorist and Early Childhood Specialist

Kara Lyles, MS

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Ashlee Kasten, MSW

Registered Social Work Intern

Marsha Glines

Marsha Glines, PH.D

Academic Coach / Laerning Specialist

Full Service Center with a Multi-Disciplinary Team in One Centralized Location

Contact Us Today for a Confidential Assessment
Call (561) 223-6568

The Children’s Center will focus on
the following core areas:

Call Us (561) 223-6568