Vera

• BSc Speech Language Therapy
• Master in Clinical Linguistics
• Makaton Follow-Up Workshop (UK Training – British Language)
• Makaton Foundation Workshop (UK Training – British Language)
• Ongoing Education in Oropharyngeal Dysphagia –Assessment and Therapy
• Applying Neuromuscular Bands to Speech Therapy
• Talk Tools Training
Comunic4all, Lda, Lisbon (Portugal)
Talk Tools – Discover the Feel of Feeding and Speech
• Level 1: A Three-Part Treatment Plan for Oral-Motor Therapy
• Level 2: Oral-Motor Therapy – Assessment and Program Development
• Childhood Apraxia of Speech: The Oral-Motor Component
• Exploring academic discourse in English & Using the functional grammar to trace writing development
• ABA – Applied Behavior Analysis
• AAC – Augmentative and Alternative Communication
• PROMPT trained

Working with children allows me to be a part of so many "firsts" - their first word, their first solid food, the first time they respond to their name... it is a road full of discoveries and smiles that teaches you to celebrate little steps every single day.