Vanessa is a fully bilingual (French-English) Speech-Language Pathologist since 2020. Since she completed her Master of Health Sciences in Speech-Language Pathology at the University of Ottawa, she has worked both with children and adults. At the Interprofessional Clinic at Perley Health, she provides mainly services to the pediatric population.
For Vanessa, fun and knowledge are essential. She believes that, for a session to be successful, the client’s engagement and evidence-based practice are key ingredients. She ensures to keep up with the latest research and treatment options to offer flexibility to her clients. She teams up with families to meet their needs, maximize the gains and assure a personalized approach.
Due to her work with a wide variety of populations, Vanessa has found many interests; she loves to work with neurodivergent clients, clients with complex communication needs, Augmentative & Alternative Communication (AAC) users, fluency disorders, motor speech disorders and developmental language disorders.
Outside of the clinic, you will find her cooking or hiking with her spouse and dog, Murphy.