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Kate Ballem Chase

5838 Fraser St, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Phone Number

(778)688-7157

Email Address

kate@nurturelearn.ca

Bio

I am a clinician and researcher who is passionate about bringing the findings of developmental research to the children and families who can benefit. I work closely with children and their families to build fundamental communication skills that promote children's development in all areas.

Field of Practice

Speech-language Pathologist

Disorders Treated

AAC (Alternative and Augmentative Communication) – ChildAutism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)Cognitive Skills/Executive FunctioningDevelopmental DelayLanguage Delay/DisorderLanguage-Based Learning DifficultiesPragmatic Language/Social Communication Disorder or Difficulty

Taking New Clients

no

Age Groups Treated

Less than 6 years

On RASP list

Yes

Languages Spoken

english

Will Travel / Distance

Yes - up to Up to 10km

Specialties / Services Provided

Kate is a dual-qualified Speech Language Pathologist and Board Certified Behaviour Analyst (BCBA), and is the Clinical Director of Nurture Learning and Development. Nurture is a Vancouver based non-profit group that provides intensive intervention programs for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, based on the Early Start Denver Model. Teams are led by Speech-Language Pathologists and Occupational Therapists, with highly trained behaviour interventionists carrying out daily therapy. More information is available at www.nurturelearn.ca.

Other Professional Practice / Service Information

Openings for new clients are intermittently available, and may depend on client needs and location.