Esther G. B.S., SLPA

Esther G. B.S., SLPA

Speech Language Pathology Assistant

Esther attended Loma Linda University and obtained her Bachelor in Communication Science and Disorders. What she likes the most about being a therapist is the satisfaction she gets from working with their families and seeing them reaches their goals. Those things give her joy. Originally from Texas, Esther did not have the luxury of beaches, so now here in San Diego, she enjoys spending her time there. Esther also enjoys salsa dancing and trying out new restaurants.

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Before Kara Dodds, my son received speech services with Rady's. I normally have great things to say about Rady's, but the way speech was set up (short 25 minute appointments once a week) just didn't work for us. Since switching to Kara Dodds, my son has made incredible progress.

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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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