Brianna S. B.S., SLPA, ATAC

Brianna S. B.S., SLPA, ATAC

Speech Language Pathology Assistant

Brianna attended California Baptist University in Riverside, CA where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders. She then went to California State University Northridge to obtain a certification in Assistive Technology and Applications, and just recently got accepted to start a Masters degree in Special Education at Point Loma Nazarene in the Fall, 2017.  As a therapist, Brianna is inspired by watching the children’s growth and seeing their excitement when they are able to do something they couldn’t before intervention. Brianna loves to build meaningful relationships with the kids she she’s being their friend just as much as I am their therapist.  Outside of KDA, Brianna loves to run and be at the beach.

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After taking my son to two other speech offices, I found Kara Dodds and Associates, Inc. I was looking for a place that was knowledgeable about apraxia speech. My son received private speech for 4 months prior to switching to KDA and had made little progress. Once he was at KDA, he started progressing right away and has come a long way.

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News, Media and Blogs

Strength and Power Training for Children with Poor Coordination!

By Veronica Glen, PT, DPT (http://www.thesandiegopediatricpt.com/2017/01/strength-and-power-training-for-kiddos.html)

When Physical Therapists see a clumsy or uncoordinated child, one of the first thoughts we think is “That kid can use some balance training!” or “They could benefit from functional activity practice!” What current evidence based research is finding is that strength and power training can be just as helpful if not MORE helpful than functional movement training!

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