Meet The Director
About KSALT Director, Cathy Youngblood M. Ed., LDT, SLDS, CALT-QI
Cathy Youngblood is the Director of the Key School Academic Language Therapy (KSALT) Training & Preparation Program, which is one of only five Neuhaus Endorsed training centers in the country.
With twenty-two years in education and dyslexia therapy, she is excited to bring dyslexia therapy training to Tarrant County. As a Licensed Certified Academic Language Therapist and Qualified Instructor, she has provided dyslexia therapy in both public and private settings training teachers, parents, community members and organizations. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Educational Curriculum and Instruction from Texas A&M University and a Master of Education from Southern Methodist University specializing in language therapy. Cathy completed the Learning Therapy Therapist Graduate Specialization Program at Southern Methodist University and was awarded a Certificate of Advanced Supervision in Instruction and Administration. She is active in the Academic Language Therapy Association and the International Dyslexia Association. Cathy presently serves on the Executive Board of Texas ALTA.
Cathy resides in Keller with her husband of 32 years. Her two sons live in the Dallas area.