Cortica is a cutting-edge provider of integrated services for children with autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities. Our services include medical/neurologic/genetic-metabolic diagnosis and treatment, behavioral therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, neurologic music therapy, and much more. Clinical leadership is provided by a pediatric neurologist who has trained and held leadership roles at leading institutions including Harvard and Columbia. The operational leadership is provided by an experienced physician-executive with a track record of building successful healthcare companies. Learn more at www.corticacare.com.
We are seeking Speech-Language Pathologists to join our multi-disciplinary teams in San Diego, California or Irvine, California.
Setting goals based on assessment data that target the core deficits in ASD and focus on initiating spontaneous communication in functional activities, engaging in reciprocal communication interactions, and generalizing gains across activities, environments, and communication partners
Use a multimodal communication system (e.g., spoken language, gestures, speech-generating devices [SGDs], and/or written language) that is individualized according to the individual's abilities and the contexts of communication
Conduct culturally and linguistically relevant comprehensive assessments of language and communication, including social communication skills
Developing treatment plans for speech and language services, including social language goals and goals for literacy development and for assisting the student with self-regulatory and social interactive functions
Learning and implementing a comprehensive, specific language program unique to our organization
Training family members and support staff in language program implementation
Serve as an integral member of an interdisciplinary team working with children with developmental disabilities and their families/caregivers
Licensed to practice as a Speech-Language Pathologist in the State of California
CCC a plus
Experience with pediatric population
Masters degree and/or Doctorate
Early Intervention Experience and/or Experience with autism
Ability to work weekends
Internal Number: Cortica1
Cortica is a state-of-the-art medical center that provides integrated therapies for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and related neurodevelopmental disorders. Our services include medical/neurologic/genetic/metabolic diagnosis and treatment, behavior therapy (ABA), speech-language therapy, occupational therapy, neurologic music therapy, neurofeedback, and much more. Clinical leadership is provided by a Pediatric Neurologist who has trained and held leadership roles at leading institutions including Harvard and Columbia. Operational leadership is provided by an executive team with a track record of building successful healthcare companies.
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.