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Vinni Panikkar

Vancouver, BC V6H 3Y8, Canada

Website

http://www.granvilleislandspeech.ca

Email Address

vkpanikkar@yahoo.com

Bio

Vinni has been working steadily as a Speech and Language Pathologist since 1982 when she graduated from University of South Florida with her Master’s Degree. During these years she has developed and presented original research both nationally and internationally, worked in multiple facilities across the globe, and has become well respected in the professional community. She finds her work interesting, challenging, and inspiring, and appreciates working among very skilled teams that specialize in mental health. She has developed a private practice over the last 20 years, in Vancouver, and is now the founder of Granville Island Speech and Language Therapy Clinic. Individual and group therapy are offered in a warm, friendly, and charming setting on Granville Island. Visit the website to learn about the InterAct Program which has been newly added to the range of services, to meet the increasing needs in the community. www.granvilleislandspeech.ca.

Field of Practice

Speech-language Pathologist

Disorders Treated

Accent Modification/Accent ReductionApraxia/DyspraxiaAutism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)Language Delay/DisorderStuttering/Fluency of Speech DisorderVoice Disorders

Taking New Clients

Yes

Age Groups Treated

6 to 19 yearsLess than 6 years

On RASP list

no

Languages Spoken

english

Will Travel / Distance

no

Specialties / Services Provided

Full range: (infant, preschool, adolescent, adult) including speech production and phonological disorders. Specialty: Mental Health and related Communication Issues

Other Professional Practice / Service Information

Group therapy is offered for issues related to social communication or pragmatic disorders. This is delivered through a specially developed program combining applied theater and social communication impairments. For further details, refer to the website at www.granvilleislandspeech.ca