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Laguna Niguel Speech and Language Center

For the past 25 years Laguna Niguel Speech & Language Center (LNSLC) has been dedicated to the correction of communication disorders in children as well as adults, through a combination of expertise and compassion.

We view every client as an individual, with specific needs, and we pride ourselves in providing comprehensive diagnostic testing and superior treatment. We work closely with every family to assist them in reaching the quality of life and the communication skills they desire.

Our goal is to assist you and your family in obtaining the optimal level of speech communication in your loved one's life.


Debra Ware, M.A., C.C.C., Director
Speech-Language Pathologist

Debra Ware has been the director of Laguna Niguel Speech & Language Center since 1988, and has enjoyed working with children and adults in need of the correction of speech and language disorders. Debra holds a license from the California Board of Examiners in Speech Pathology and a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech Pathology. Further, she is a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

Debra received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Irvine and Masters of Arts degree in Communicative Disorders from California State University, Fullerton. She continues to maintain a strong interest in clinical expertise in the treatment of various speech and language disorders. Her education, experience, and expertise give her the ability to apply modern treatment techniques and thereby maintain the highest of clinical standards.
Debra's strong reputation and expertise allows her to enjoy a longstanding relationship with many professionals in the community, including pediatricians, audiologists, psychiatrists, occupational therapists, physical therapists, otolaryngologists, and private school directors.
She is passionate about helping clients with communication disorders and this has contributed to her ongoing commitment to professional excellence.


Laguna Niguel Speech and Language Center


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