Environments

Public schools

Clinics

Private practice

Child Development Centers

Skilled Nursing Facilities

Hospital


Dawn's Experience

Expertise

Bilingual treatment and diagnosis (Spanish)
Social / Pragmatic communication problems including Autism Spectrum Disorder
Apraxia of speech (a motor planning disorder)
Hearing Impairment
Stuttering
Voice disorders
Central Auditory Processing Disorder

Articulation and Phonological disorders

Receptive and Expressive Language difficulties

      expression of thoughts           following directions

      listening comprehension       drawing conclusions

      following a conversation        language memory                    making inferences                   vocabulary                       

      figurative language                  grammar 

Experience

14 years immersed in the field

         Infants and toddlers

         School age

         Adolescents

         Working adults

         Retirees

Supervisor

​Parent Educator

​Teacher of communication

Education

Masters Degree from Teachers College,     Columbia University

Bilingual Extension in Spanish

Undergraduate Degree from the     

    University of Pennsylvania



TRAINED IN:
PROMPT for apraxia (Prompts for Restructuring Oral Motor Phonetic Targets)
OPT (Oral Placement Therapy)
LSVT for Parkinson disease (Lee Silverman Voice Treatment)
SCERTS (treatment model for children on the autism spectrum)
Michelle Garcia Winner's Social Thinking approaches
The Hanen approach - a play based technique for language development

Dawn Gold, M.S., CCC-SLP