Specialization in Childhood Apraxia of Speech

If your child has been diagnosed with Childhood Apraxia of Speech or you suspect Childhood Apraxia of Speech, you may be feeling overwhelmed trying to understand the diagnosis and what it means for your child. Childhood Apraxia of Speech is a specific speech sound disorder that often does not respond to traditional forms of speech therapy and may require more advanced and individualized interventions to treat effectively. Few Speech-Language Pathologists specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech. I am a certified specialist in Childhood Apraxia of Speech and I am able to provide support and direction to help streamline the treatment process so that your child can benefit maximally from therapy.

How can I help?

Through providing a comprehensive assessment I am able to definitively diagnose Childhood Apraxia of Speech and offer a comprehensive report and initial goal setting to help support your current therapy team in providing appropriate services for your child. I am available for continuing consultation to ensure that goals are being addressed and strategies are being implemented in an effective and supportive way so that your child can make gains and continue to have communication success.


Alison Boorman-Sears M.Sc. R-SLP(C) - 403-969-8726 - a_sears@shaw.ca