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Suzanne Harwood

Victoria, BC, Canada

Email Address

sharwoodslp@gmail.com

Bio

I live in Sooke and will travel to provide services in the Metchosin, Langford, Colwood, and View Royal Areas. I have been working as a speech-language pathologist for over 17 years with preschool and school-aged children. I have worked in public and private sectors at child development centres, and health units as well as public, private, and First Nation schools. I have extensive experience with technology to support communication growth. I look forward to working with your family.

Field of Practice

Speech-language Pathologist

Disorders Treated

(Central) Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD) – ChildAAC (Alternative and Augmentative Communication) – ChildAccent Modification/Accent ReductionApraxia/DyspraxiaArticulation of Speech/Speech Sound DisorderAutism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)Childhood ApraxiaCleft Lip or PalateCognitive Skills/Executive FunctioningDevelopmental DelayLanguage Delay/DisorderLanguage-Based Learning DifficultiesNonverbal Language DisorderPragmatic Language/Social Communication Disorder or DifficultySelective MutismStuttering/Fluency of Speech DisorderTongue Thrust/Oral Myofunctional DisorderTraumatic Brain Injury (TBI)Voice DisordersWritten Language Disorders (Reading, Writing)

Taking New Clients

Yes

Age Groups Treated

6 to 19 yearsLess than 6 years

On RASP list

no

Languages Spoken

english

Will Travel / Distance

Yes - up to 25 km

Specialties / Services Provided

AAC - Communication Devices and AT - Assistive (Educational) Technology

Other Professional Practice / Service Information

Bachelor of Arts Degree from Simon Fraser University in Psychology, Linguistics, and Education (Learning Disabilities). Master's Degree from the University of Western Ontario in Clinical Science (Human Communication Science and Disorders)