Cortica is looking for a Speech-Language Pathologist Assistant to join our growing team in San Diego!
We are a rapidly growing healthcare company pioneering a unique, multispecialty approach to the treatment of pediatric neurodevelopmental differences. We serve a variety of patient populations including individuals with autism spectrum disorder, developmental delays, sensory processing disorder, articulation challenges, ADHD, anxiety, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, learning disorders, and more. Our care model, driven by insights and technologies from emerging neuroscience, brings together clinicians from a range of disciplines to design and deliver comprehensive care to children. Because the heart of Cortica's mission is direct patient care, the skill and compassion of our staff are crucial to achieving extraordinary experiences and outcomes for the families we serve.
We believe a great culture attracts great people. We also believe that great culture and great people working together can change the world. Our hopes and dreams are bold and ambitious. Our mission is to design and deliver life-changing care – one child, one family, one community at a time. Ultimately, we envision a world that cultivates the full potential of every child. At Cortica, every team member in every role is instrumental in bringing our mission and vision to life.
What will you do?
Target goals based on assessment data that address 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
Support 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
Learn and implement comprehensive, specific language program unique to our organization
Train 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
Work alongside an incredible team that's revolutionizing the standard of care for kids and families dealing with autism
Collaborate more deeply than you ever have before, working closely with clinicians and therapists from a broad range of disciplines
Licensed to practice as a Speech-Language Pathologist Assistant in the State of California
At Cortica, we envision a world that cultivates the full potential of every child. We create a single integrated solution and therapeutic home for children with neurodevelopmental differences and their families. Based on the scientific research and clinical practice of our leaders in pediatric neurology, speech therapy, ABA, music therapy and more, we have designed a multi-modal approach that allows the team to create customized treatment programs for children based on an in-depth understanding of the child's neurobiology and developmental profile. We know that every child has a unique path to reach their highest potential - at each of Cortica’s locations, a team of multi-disciplinary specialists collaborates deeply to fulfill that potential.
Learn more about us on our website: https://www.corticacare.com/about/about-cortica