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Mary McKenna

870 Sand Pines Dr, Comox, BC V9M 3V3, Canada

Phone Number

250 338 4288 ext 244

Email Address

maryslp@shaw.ca

Bio

Registered Speech-Language Pathologist and Board Certified Behaviour Analyst with extensive experience working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Experience includes: • Working directly with children providing assessment, evidence-based programs, and intervention. • Working directly and collaborating with teachers, educational assistants, Occupational Therapists and other team members. • Working directly with families. • Conducting functional behaviour assessments and providing positive behaviour supports (PBS) to children and youth in home, school, and community settings. • Developing and presenting a variety of training programs in ASD to families, behaviour interventionists, school-based teams and community professionals. • Presenting to colleagues at conferences.

Field of Practice

Speech-language Pathologist

Disorders Treated

AAC (Alternative and Augmentative Communication) – ChildApraxia/DyspraxiaArticulation of Speech/Speech Sound DisorderAutism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)Cleft Lip or PalateCognitive Skills/Executive FunctioningDevelopmental DelayHearing Loss or Impairment – ChildLanguage Delay/DisorderMotor Speech DisorderNonverbal Language DisorderPragmatic Language/Social Communication Disorder or DifficultyStroke – ChildStuttering/Fluency of Speech Disorder

Taking New Clients

no

Age Groups Treated

6 to 19 yearsLess than 6 years

On RASP list

Yes

Languages Spoken

english

Will Travel / Distance

no - up to 60 km

Specialties / Services Provided

Other Professional Practice / Service Information

I am also a Board Certified Behaviour Analyst