Kate Ballem Chase
5838 Fraser St, Vancouver, BC, Canada
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
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
Age Groups Treated
Less than 6 years
On RASP list
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.