DANA HOPKINS

M.Cl.Sc., SLP. Reg. CASLPO (C)

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Dana has been registered with the College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario (CASLPO) since 2011. She is also a certified member of Speech-Language and Audiology Canada (SAC). She obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Speech and Language Sciences from Brock University, followed by a Master of Clinical Science in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Western Ontario.

 

Dana has worked in both the public and private sectors providing service in-person and using telepractice. She adapts her approach to meet the needs of the child and their family. As the mom of a young daughter, she recognizes the importance of making therapy fun with goals that improve daily communication. 

 

Dana has completed additional professional training including:

• Hanen: It Takes Two to Talk- A treatment program for young children with delayed language skills

• The Lidcombe Program- A treatment program for children who stutter

• Reading with TLC - Lively Letters Program- A multi-modal approach for reading and writing development

• PROMPT Trained- A multidimensional approach to speech production

• Dynamic Tactile and Temporal Cueing (DTTC)- A motor-based approach to speech production

In her spare time, Dana likes to read and travel!