There is nothing quite like watching your little one take his or her first steps… This little human who has been exploring their world on hands and knees is now toddling around upright! As a pediatric physical therapist, I am often present for the achievement of this exciting milestone! In my experience, many parents believe that their child should be wearing shoes as soon as they take their first steps, if not before. “Maybe if …
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.