Meet The Staff
Tiffany Davis, M.S., CCC-SLP joined Monkey Mouths, LLC in 2017 after teaching Kindergarten in Plano ISD for 3 years. She began her career as a speech-language pathologist at The Warren Center, where she focused on Early Childhood Intervention for the first year and then transitioned to their private clinic. There she worked with pre-school and school aged children with a variety of speech, language and feeding needs. Tiffany has been trained in the Sound Card System, PROMPT therapy/Advanced PROMPT Bridging, Talk Tools Oral-Motor Placement Therapy and Lori Overland Sensory-Motor Feeding Therapy. She believes that children learn best through play therefore, her sessions are centered around play activities in order to target each child’s individual goals while creating a fun and motivating learning experience. She also believes that family involvement is a key part of successful therapy and collaborates with caregivers to create strategies they can use at home to continue their child’s progress outside of the therapy room. In her free time, Tiffany enjoys cooking, swimming, and spending time with her husband, Tim and daughter, Brooklyn.
Kim Dillon, M.A., CCC-SLP joined Monkey Mouths, LLC in 2014 and has over 10 years of experience as a speech-language pathologist. Before joining the Monkey Mouths team she worked in public schools where she evaluated and treated children ages 3-18 with speech and language disorders. She also created and monitored Individualized Education Plans for each student and served on an interdisciplinary Autism assessment team, evaluating and providing recommendations for students.
Kim has extensive training in behavioral and communication strategies, specifically in Applied Behavior Analysis and holds a certificate of completion for Applied Behavioral Analysis from Trainer of Trainers instructed by Desiree Kesting-Noack, BS Ed., BCABA, Central Texas Autism Center. Kim is certified in PROMPT/Advanced PROMPT Bridging, along with training in the Kaufman Apraxia System and the Sound Card System to treat patients with motor planning disorders and apraxia of speech. She also has training in Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) and Sensory-Motor Feeding by Lori Overland, M.S., CCC-SLP. Kim has a passion for giving children a means to communicate. She enjoys creating a plan that is meaningful and specific for each child using the different skills and knowledge she has received over the years. Kim and her husband, Levi, have 3 young boys and in her free time she enjoys exercising, reading, swimming, and spending time with family.
Paige Faulder, M.S., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT joined Monkey Mouths in 2016 and has been working as a Speech-Language Pathologist for over 8 years. Paige began her career at Cook Children’s Medical Center. During her time at Cook, she developed a passion for the hearing-impaired population, with intervention focusing specifically on developing listening and spoken language skills in infants and children in a family-centered approach. She was a member of the Cochlear Implant Team at Cook and collaborated with ENTs, audiologists, speech-language pathologists, occupational therapists, physical therapists and social workers routinely to ensure the delivery of consistent, high-quality patient care. Paige attended the AEI (Alabama Ear Institute) Summer Institute as well as the TCU (Texas Christian University) Listening and Spoken Language Summer Institute, both intensive 2-week training courses consisting of lecture and hands-on practice using Auditory-Verbal techniques and strategies. In 2011, she became a Listening and Spoken Language Specialist, Certified Auditory-Verbal Therapist (LSLS Cert. AVT). In addition to providing direct AVT services at Cook, Paige also supervised graduate student interns, clinical fellows and new hires. From 2012-2013 she served as the Rehab Services Clinic Lead.
Currently, in addition to being a member of the Monkey Mouths team, she is also a Clinical Supervisor at the Davies School of Communication Sciences & Disorders at TCU. Paige supervises graduate speech-language pathology student clinicians providing family-centered intervention to children with hearing impairments under the direction of Emily Lund, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Assistant Professor. She strongly believes that active parent participation and parent coaching in therapy sessions are key components to successful listening and spoken language outcomes. Paige and her husband, Chase, have a young son and daughter. They love spending time together as family especially when it involves cheering on the TCU Horned Frogs!
Kristen Gaffney, M.S., CCC-SLP joined Monkey Mouths in May 2019 as a Speech Language Pathologist with over 5 years of experience in pediatric hospital and home health settings. Kristen earned her undergraduate degree at TCU and her Masters at University of North Texas.
Kristen is trained speech intelligibility techniques with the use of the Sound Card System. Her Oral Motor/Feeding techniques include Vital Stim, SOFFI and instruction from Deborah Beckman M.S. and Joan Arvedson, PhD, CCC-SLP, BCS-S. She is also trained in social language techniques with the use of Social Thinking by Michelle Garcia Winner M.S., CCC-SLP.
Kristen loves working with kids and received speech as a child. Her sorority supervisor was a SLP and she shadowed her frequently and fell in love. She loves the joy children get when they receive therapy that is fun and creative. She also loves seeing how parents fight for their children and help them get to their highest potential.
I have tried other therapists in the past.
My child either never took to the therapist or we never saw any results. When we came to Monkey Mouths, Aaron started to thrive. His vocabulary... more
"Tyron began showing signs of frustration when people didn't understand him. I wanted to give him the best possible chance as he got ready to start school. Ms. Lindsey has done that for him. He... more