About HeartFelt

      Heartfelt Speech & Language Therapy is a private practice located in Bergen County, NJ, offering consultation and treatment in the areas of speech, language, voice, fluency, cognition, and swallowing disorders. Heartfelt's mission is to improve overall communication and quality of life by providing personalized therapy to children, adults, the geriatric population, and their families in need of our services.

HeartFelt's Specialites

  • Articulation

  • Feeding

  • Oral Motor

  • Fluency

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders

  • Dysarthria

  • Early Intervention

  • Cognition

  • Aphasia

  • Parkinson's

  • Voice

  • Dysphagia

Katelyn Van Schaik


About Katelyn

      Katelyn Van Schaik is a New Jersey State licensed, and ASHA accredited speech-language pathologist with 6+ years experience. She has worked with toddlers, preschool & school-aged children, adults, and geriatrics. She is PROMPT level 1 trained, Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) trained, and has attended numerous continuing education seminars and workshops on various areas of the field.

"A career in speech-language pathology challenges you to use your intellect in combination with your humanity to do meaningful work that feeds your soul . . . I am proud to be a part of what I consider to be the best profession on earth."
                        -Megan Hodge

Education & Training

  • Bachelor's of Arts degree in Speech Language Pathology and Audiology from Iona College
    New Rochelle, NY

  • Master's of Science degree in Communicative Sciences and Disorders from New York University
    New York, NY