Teri Kaminski Peterson, M.S.CCC/SLP is a board-certified speech-language pathologist holding the Certificate of Clinical Competence with the American Speech and Hearing Association. Since 1985 Teri has specialized in early intervention, providing family-centered services with a passion for connecting parents with tools that stimulate language development within the context of their every day environments and familiar routines. Retiring from private practice in 2012, Teri currently enjoys her days providing speech pathology services to children in the Pequot Lakes School District and connecting with professionals and families using her books. She is the creator of The Big Book of Exclamations and Talk with Me, The Big Book of Exclamations 2. Teri currently resides with her family in the Brainder Lakes Area of Minnesota.