Dr. Linda Slak, DC, CACCP, CABCDD
She practices in Burlington, MA where she has provided chiropractic care to families for the past thirty years. She enjoys the rare combination of high academic achievement and the advanced clinical experience gained by serving thousands of patients. She is dedicated to advancing chiropractic with a neurologically-oriented approach to optimizing the expression of human potential.
She is an expert in pediatric care as well as craniosacral therapy with a focus on breastfeeding and latching issues as well as tongue tie revision recovery. She is certified in the Webster Technique used during pregnancy and had the exceptional fortune to train with the originator. She has extensive experience taking care of children with special needs such as ADD, ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Dr. Slak earned her doctoral degree from Life University in Marietta, GA and then trained in prenatal, pediatric care and pediatric neurology with the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA) and the Carrick Institute of Neurology.
She is board certified through the Academy of Family Practice, The Council on Chiropractic Pediatrics, the American College of Functional Neurology, and the American Board of Child Developmental Disorders. In addition, Dr. Slak sits on the boards of the ICPA, Partners in Perinatal Health and the Massachusetts Alliance for Chiropractic Philosophy. She had the honor of being awarded the Life University Alumni of the year in 2014 for her high engagement level on behalf of the university and is on the post-graduate faculty of Life University.
Dr. Slak is a highly sought-after speaker who teaches professional audiences internationally. She has been a speaker for the Nursing Mother’s Council, The Massachusetts Breastfeeding Coalition, Partners in Perinatal Health, Life University Continuing Education and many other events.
She is the co-founder of the Slak Institute which provides advanced postgraduate courses to doctors who specialize in chiropractic pediatric care.