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Diane B.

Cortland, NY

$65/hour

Speech Language Pathologist

In-person lessons

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SUNY Cortland, NY
Speech Pathology
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
Master's
College of Holistic Health
Enrolled

Education

SUNY Cortland, NY (Speech Pathology)

East Carolina University, Greenville, NC (Master's)

College of Holistic Health (Enrolled)

About Diane

Hi. My name is Diane B. I am a NYS licensed speech language pathologist, have my CCCs from the American Speech Language Hearing Association, and certified teacher of the speech and hearing handicapped. I worked at an integrate preschool for 5 years, a local school district for 5 years, the McEvoy Center (BOCES) for 10 years, and am currently working at another local school district.
I have had experience working with students of various ages and disabilities. I have had extensive training and professional development in many areas including but not limited to PECS, Proloquo2go, Dynavox, and Social stories. I have had diverse experience in working with students with disabilites which has provided me with extensive knowledge regarding strategies for behavior management and treatment techniques for speech and language disorder.
I have also had several students that I have worked on reading with. Reading and writing are considered language learning disabilities and therefore part of my graduate program was these types of disabilities.
I love working with students and have a passion for teaching!
Hi. My name is Diane B. I am a NYS licensed speech language pathologist, have my CCCs from the American Speech Language Hearing Association, and certified teacher of the speech and hearing handicapped. I worked at an integrate Read more

Policies
Cancellation
1 hour notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Cortland, NY 13045
In-person lessons
English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary

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ADD/ADHD

During my 20 year career I have worked with a multitude of students with ADHD. My oldest child is diagnosed with ADHD. I have attended conferences and read books on the topic. I have an understanding of behavior and sensory techniques to utilize, along with visuals, when working with students with ADHD.

Aspergers

During my experiences both while employed with BOCES and local districts, I have had the opportunity of working with many students diagnosed with Aspergers Syndrome. I have attended a multitude of professional development activities regarding the students diagnosed with this disability. I have knowledge of and have utilized the various products on the market to help students improve their pragmatic language and social skills.

Autism

During my 20 year career, I have had the privilege of working with many students with Autism. I also have a child of my own with Autism, which gives me insight into the home and family aspect of having a child with Autism. I own and have read a multitude of books on Autism written by various authors. I have had the opportunity to attend conferences with experts in the field such as Carol Gray and Temple Grandin. I am trained in the Picture Exchange communication system (PECS). I also have a great understanding of the importance of visuals and how to use them for various situations as well behavior management techniques such as a reinforcement system or contingency plan.

Special Needs

I have an Undergraduate degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology with minor in Psychology of Exceptional Children. I have a Graduate degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders. I have a NYS License in Speech Language Pathology and my Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association. I have had 20 years of experience working with a diverse population of students with special needs. I have worked with students with Intellectual Impairment, Speech Language Impairments, Hearing Impairments, Autism, ADHD, Asperger's syndrome, Downs syndrome, Angelmann's s syndrome, etc. I have attended professional development and continuing education about specific disabilities, specific speech and language techniques, as well as related areas such as sensory integration.

SUNY Cortland, NY
Speech Pathology
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
Master's
College of Holistic Health
Enrolled

Education

SUNY Cortland, NY (Speech Pathology)

East Carolina University, Greenville, NC (Master's)

College of Holistic Health (Enrolled)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $65.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

Travel policy

Diane will travel within 20 miles of Cortland, NY 13045.