Provides diagnostic assessment, treatment, and consultation for children with disorders of speech, language, cognitive or social communication, swallowing, and related disorders. Provides support, training, and education to parents and families, caregivers and educators, other professionals, and the community.
Req. 17-14988: Full Time
This position primarily provides diagnostic and treatment services for children with autism spectrum disorders. Training and experience using the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS) is required. Also required are extensive experience in diagnosis and treatment of social communication disorders. Experience in team-based models of care delivery for children with autism, is strongly preferred.
Req. 14-14629: Per Diem
This per diem position specializes in perceptual and instrumental diagnosis of voice disorders as part of a multi-disciplinary diagnostic team. Voice treatment is provided when indicated. Experience in perceptual and instrumental voice evaluations is required. Achieving rater- and inter-rater reliability on CAPE-V measures will be required. Experience with performance voice and/or pediatric voice disorders is strongly preferred. Initial time commitment (after training) will be two days per month, with anticipated growth to four days per months as demand increases.
Required Education/Experience: - Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology from an accredited university. - Experience in pediatric diagnostic or treatment settings.
Required Credentials: - Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). - Washington State Licensure as a Speech-Language Pathologist.
Preferred: - Pediatric hospital experience. - Functional knowledge of a second language.
Rehabilitation Medicine helps children and their families adapt to changes after injury or illness.
Our team includes doctors who are board-certified in rehabilitation medicine for children; nurses; occupational and physical therapists; speech and language pathologists; teachers; therapeutic recreation specialists; social workers; and psychologists. We work together to evaluate your child’s nee...ds and abilities. Then we design a treatment plan that fits your child and family.
Seattle Children’s is a national leader in rehabilitation for children. Our inpatient unit is certified as a Pediatric Family-Centered Program by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). We have been named a level 1 Pediatric Trauma Rehabilitation Center by the Washington State Department of Health. We have also been named a Certified Duchenne Care Center by Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy (PPMD), the leading Duchenne muscular dystrophy advocacy organization. Our team also provides outpatient care at our clinic on Seattle Children’s main campus and at our clinics around the Northwest.
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for 191,500 members and affiliates who are audiologists; speech-language pathologists; speech, language, and hearing scientists; audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel; and students.