Days of work: Friday
Languages spoken: English
Ashtyn graduated from the UBC School of Audiology and Speech Sciences with a Masters Degree in Speech-Language Pathology and is a member of the College of Speech and Hearing Health Professionals of BC and Speech and Audiology Canada. Ashtyn has 6 years of experience supporting children with Developmental Language Disorder (DLD), Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) and other speech, language and communication differences. Her areas of interests also include speech sound and articulation disorders, motor speech disorders, fluency, and social communication and pragmatic language. She has completed her Hanen - More Than Words certification, Meaningful Speech certification and is working on building her hours with supervision to become a Registered Autism Service Provider in BC. Ashtyn’s philosophy is the 3 P’s: Play, Patience, and Persistence. Learning is best done when the environment feels safe, the activities are engaging, and of course, when the sessions are fun! Ashtyn is immensely grateful for the opportunity to work alongside other wonderful clinicians at West Coast, and provide meaningful care for our West Coast children and families.