Days of Work: Tuesday, Wednesday
Languages spoken: English
Janine Baker, is the owner of West Coast Speech Language Pathology. Janine received her Master of Science degree from the University of British Columbia, Vancouver in 1995. Since that time, she expanded her clinical experience working with children in a variety of clinical settings including schools, child development centres, private practice and public health speech and language departments . Janine opened West Coast Speech Language Pathology in 2005 after her first son was born.
Janine is a proud member of the:
Janine believes very strongly in educating the public regarding speech and language issues and has offered training to parents, teachers and paraprofessionals. Janine loves to work with children with communication impairments and believes that children learn through play. Janine is on the Registry of Service Providers (RASP) list.
Janine actively attends continuing education workshops and conferences related to communication disorders. Her advanced training includes:
Janine has a special interest in Autism and has attended many inservices and workshops in this area, including many with Michelle Garcia Winner and the Social Thinking approach to Autism. Janine uses many of these concepts and materials in her therapy with children, teens and young adults. Additional therapy techniques and underlying philosophies are taken from: