A Team Passionate About Speech

 
 

About Us

SpeechAim is a dedicated team of licensed and experienced S-LPs who offer hands on practice. We aim to deliver the best care by offering assessments and unique plans tailored to each client. We provide on-going communication with families and pracitcal detailed hand-outs for home practice to continue the care even after sessions.

We know that the ability to communicate your wants and needs is the most important aspect to quality of life. Whether through the use of aids or direct speech, we understand the difficulties involved and are committed to providing the highest level of care possible. When necessary we also work together as a team to review cases and provide feedback to each other.


Experienced & Highly
Trained Therapists

Innovative & Current
Evidence Based Techniques

Multi-Lingual Therapy:
Hebrew, English, Russian

Family-Centered
Approach

Extended Hours
(Weekends & Evenings)
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Angelina Pinhasov

Speech-Language Pathologist,
Hons. B.A., M.H.Sc., S-LP(C), Reg. CASLPO

Angelina is a registered Speech-Language Pathologist with a Master of Health Science in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Toronto. She is also a summa cum laude graduate of the Bachelor of Arts with Honours degree from York University, specializing in Psychology.

 

Angelina is dedicated to providing evidence-based and family-centered care to maximize a client's communicative potential. Her clinical experience includes providing assessment, consultation, treatment, and parent training in client homes, daycares, public schools, hospitals, and community centers. She has worked with pediatric and adult clients in the areas of articulation/phonology, receptive and expressive language, motor speech, fluency/stuttering, literacy, voice, swallowing, and social-communication skills. Her range of experience includes assessing and treating individuals with various diagnoses and disorders such as Autism Spectrum Disorder, Down syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, developmental delay, learning disability, dysarthria, apraxia, aphasia, and dementia, as well as implementing Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) tools for clients with multi needs.

Angelina uses a personalized and functional approach to therapy through collaboration with family members, health professionals, and the educational team. She is trained in Hanen's 'It Takes Two to Talk' program for early language development, 'Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) Level 1' for children with autism, 'Lidcombe Program' and 'Fluency Plus' for preschool and school-aged children with stuttering, as well as 'Supported Conversation for Adults with Aphasia (SCA)'.

Angelina is a fluent speaker of English, Hebrew, and Russian, and has basic understanding of Spanish and American Sign Language (ASL). She can provide speech and language services in the York Region area, including Richmond Hill, King City, Aurora, and Newmarket.

Eliana Zalcman

Speech-Language Pathologist,
Hons. B.A., M.H.Sc., S-LP(C), Reg. CASLPO

Eliana received her Master of Health Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Toronto and is registered with the College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario (CASLPO). Additionally, Eliana graduated summa cum laude with an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from York University.

 

Eliana's clinical experiences and training have allowed her to develop skills in assessing and treating children and adults with various speech, language and swallowing disorders. Specifically, Eliana has clinical experience in the areas of receptive and expressive language delay, articulation/phonology, motor speech, literacy, social communication skills and swallowing. Additionally, she has training in Hanen's "It Takes Two to Talk" - a family-focused early language intervention program.

Eliana is passionate about helping clients and their families reach their communication goals and strives to provide fun and personalized sessions. She is bilingual and can provide therapy services in English and Spanish. Her range of service areas includes Thornhill, Maple, Richmond Hill, North York and Markham.

Yvonne Bricks

Speech-Language Pathologist

Yvonne is a registered Speech Language Pathologist in the province of Ontario. She is a member in good standing with the College of Audiologists and Speech Language Pathologist of Ontario. Yvonne graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree (Specialized Honours) from the Witwatersrand University of South Africa. She has many years of experience working with clients with neurological difficulties, voice difficulties and also accent modification requirements.

 

Yvonne strives to help clients and their families reach their communication and swallowing goals by personalizing the therapy sessions according to each client's specific needs. She works with clients in the Thornhill, Markham, Richmond Hill, Newmarket and Aurora areas.

Elizabeth Pham

Speech-Language Pathologist

Elizabeth is a registered speech-language pathologist with the College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario (CASLPO). Elizabeth graduated from Western University  with a Bachelor in Medical Sciences and Master of Management of Applied Science. Her experiences have allowed her to gain great perspectives to approach healthcare with an innovative, holistic and compassionate mindset.

 

Upon completing her studies at Western, she received a Master of Health Science in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Toronto. Elizabeth has clinical experiences working with both children and adults, in settings such as, schools, hospitals, private clinics and community programs. She provides assessments, therapy, consultation and parent/caregiver training for a wide range of language, speech, communication and swallowing disorders including Autism Spectrum Disorder, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, developmental delay, learning disability, apraxia, aphasia, and dementia.

Elizabeth is certified in It Takes Two to Talk ® The Hanen Program, Lidcombe Program Fluency Training and  Supported Conversation for Adults with Aphasia. Elizabeth can provide services in English and Vietnamese, which enables her to work in a multicultural community, embracing diversity and meeting the children and families where they are at. She is a strong believer of early intervention, parent/caregiver coaching and lifelong learning to individualize and optimize every client's care.

Charlene Miller

Communicative Disorders Assistant

Charlene is a communicative disorders assistant who graduated from Ryerson University in 2012 with a Bachelors degree in Child and Youth Care. After 8 years of working with children with special needs, she learned of her passion for speech and language and continued her education, obtaining a certificate in communicative disorders.

Charlene brings 15 years experience working with children and adults, in schools, daycares, community programs, private clinics and hospitals. She provides therapy and consultation to parents, caregivers, and clients. She has many years of experience working with children with special needs, with a focus on Autism Spectrum Disorder and Down Syndrome.

Charlene is passionate about providing the best services to help clients and families reach their goals. Her service areas include Scarborough, North York, Markham, Thornhill, Vaughan and Newmarket.

 

Gabriella Baldwin

Speech-Language Pathologist,
MS, CCC-SLP, Reg. CASLPO

Gabriella is a certified bilingual (English and Russian) Speech-Language Pathologist who received her Master of Science at Adelphi University in New York and completed her Bachelor of Arts at Queens College in New York as well. Additionally, she completed the Bilingual Extension Institute at Teachers College, Columbia University. She is registered with the College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario (CASLPO) as well as the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA).

 

Gabriella is passionate about creating client and family-centered therapy to help motivate and support everyone to achieve their goals. She enjoys working with children of all ages and uses evidence-based practice in her therapy to help clients reach their communication goals, and carryover their newly acquired skills into their everyday lives.

Gabriella has experience working with phonological disorders, articulation disorders, expressive and receptive language delays, vocabulary building, pragmatic skills, and tailors therapy to each child’s individual needs. She works with clients in Thornhill, Richmond Hill, Vaughan, Maple, Jefferson, Woodbridge, and Kleinburg.

  Some people have a way with words. A speech-language pathologist has a way with people to help them find their way with words.

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