Bachelor in Early Childhood Education- Ryerson University
Masters in Clinical Science in Speech Language Pathology (M.Cl.SC.)- University of Western Ontario
Affiliations – (e.g. member of College of Social workers) Registered with the College of Audiologists and Speech Language Pathologists (CASLPO)
The Ontario Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (OSLA)
Other Pertinent training outside of your credential:
It Takes Two to Talk- Hanen Certification
PROMPT Level 1- Trained
Early Start Denvor Model -Certified
Parent Early Start Denvor Model -Trained
Watching the children that I work with grow and develop as sessions progress.
Years of Experience (in general):
Behaviour Therapist- 4 years in behaviour therapy
ESDM clinician- one year
Speech Language Pathologist- two years
Length of Time with ISAND:
I have worked at ISAND for six years now, in a variety of different roles. I started off as an early childhood educator, then worked as an Early Start Denvor Model clinician, and most recently I have been working as Speech language pathologist (July 2017- present).
Position at ISAND: Speech Language Pathologist
Any areas of Specialization:
Professional Accomplishments (at least one):
Watching one child that I have worked with for two years progress from a single sound to conversational across multiple communication partners.
What brought you to ISAND:
The integrated care team and diverse population of clients.
What do you really like about ISAND:
Working as a part of an integrated team.
A little bit about who you are outside of ISAND – hobbies and interests: Outside of ISAND, you can find me hanging with my niece and nephew, doing a group workout class, or travelling whenever possible.