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Susan Yang

Burnaby, BC, Canada

Phone Number

778-995-8785

Email Address

susanktyang@gmail.com

Bio

Susan was born in Taiwan and raised in Burnaby, Canada. She received her Masters of Science Degree in Speech and Language Pathology from UBC and conducted research on the storytelling abilities of bilingual children with autism. She is trained in Lidcombe, Social Thinking, More Than Words, and Selective Mutism group therapy. She has experience in early childhood mental health and is also on the RASP list. Susan has worked with children, teenagers, and adults with diverse needs and backgrounds. Susan is currently working in public health and doing limited private practice. She is able to provide services in both English and Mandarin. On her spare time, she enjoys being outdoors with her husband and two girls.

Field of Practice

Speech-language Pathologist

Disorders Treated

Articulation of Speech/Speech Sound DisorderAutism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)Childhood ApraxiaCognitive Skills/Executive FunctioningDevelopmental DelayLanguage Delay/DisorderLanguage-Based Learning DifficultiesPragmatic Language/Social Communication Disorder or DifficultySelective MutismStuttering/Fluency of Speech DisorderTraumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

Taking New Clients

Yes

Age Groups Treated

6 to 19 yearsLess than 6 years

On RASP list

Yes

Languages Spoken

english, mandarin

Will Travel / Distance

Yes

Specialties / Services Provided

As an SLP involved in early childhood mental health, Susan is specialized in the evaluation and treatment of young children with emotional and behavioural difficulties. Her primary focus is with preschool and school-aged children who have language delays/disorders, speech sound disorders, stuttering, social communication difficulties, executive functioning difficulties, selective mutism, and Autism Spectrum Disorder. https://www.susanyangslp.com/

Provides Teletherapy?

Yes

Other Professional Practice / Service Information

Vancouver Coastal Health