Rett Syndrome Awareness Month is coming up in October, and we will be devoting our AAC blog to all things Rett Syndrome for the month. But first, did you know that we have a Rett Syndrome Communication Program? Our AAC clinicians have a passion for and extensive experience working with children with Rett Syndrome and related disorders, including FoxG1. Our AAC Coordinator is also becoming a new instructor for Rett University. Our clinicians understand the …
Tanya Scott, MS, CCC-SLP
Speech Language Pathologist
Tanya moved from Boston to San Diego. She earned her Master's degree from Emerson College in Boston, in Communication Disorders in 2004 and a second master's degree in Assistive Technology from Simmons College in Boston, in 2012. Tanya has provided speech and language services for children who have complex communication needs, using low and/or high tech augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) with varying diagnoses. Tanya has been mentored by experts in Rett Syndrome and complex communication needs. She is PODD trained and attends the yearly assistive technology conferences. She has experience using a variety of AAC devices and working with alternative access, including eye gaze and switch use. In her free time, Tanya enjoys exploring San Diego, going to the beach and spending time with her dog.