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Haidar Wreidan, Speech & Aud. Specialist

Speech & Aud. Specialist in Dubai, Sharjha, Ajman and Abu Dhabi

Haidar Wreidan, Speech & Aud. Specialist dubai, Sharjha, Ajman and Abu Dhabi

Speech & Aud. Specialist in Dubai, Sharjha, Ajman and Abu Dhabi

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Provides assessment and diagnosis to children with speech and language disorder, dysphagia, oral motor disorders, dyslexia, stuttering, and hearing impairment. Designs appropriate program for treatment and intervention for children of various disorders such as Dysphagia, Cerebral Palsy, Autism, Developmental Delay, Hearing Impairment, Cleft and Lip Palate, Aural Rehabilitation, Executive Function Skills Disorders and many more related to communication disorders Provides counseling, training, and home program for doctors, nurses, students, caregivers Provides community services such as establishing Family Support Group at DHA; Supporting UAE Down’s Syndrome Association and Emirates Autism Association. Raises public awareness about communication disorders through media, universities, hospitals, public speech, and writing articles. spital/clinic setting.


Academic Appointments:

University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, Aug. 1996 – Dec. 1999
Master’s Degree in Communicative Disorders.

University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, Jan. 1992 – Apr. 1996
Bachelor’s Degree in Communicative Disorder

Other Course:
Basic Phonetic, Language, Articulation, Aural Rehab., Audiology I & Audiology II, Anatomy and Physiology, Fluency, Speech Science, Voice, Aphasia, Augmentative, Adm. & Management, and Research Method.

Honors:
Honored with Dean List at the undergraduate level and maintained a GPA above 3.5 through the program.


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OFFICIAL CV

  • Academic Appointments
  • Skill
  • Work Experience
  • Workshops

Academic Appointments:
University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, Aug. 1996 – Dec. 1999
Master’s Degree in Communicative Disorders.

University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, Jan. 1992 – Apr. 1996
Bachelor’s Degree in Communicative Disorders.

Skill:
Experienced in administering and interpreting different language and articulation tests.
– Manage proper procedures for treatment.
– Knowledgeable of using Audiometer for screening purpose.
– Capable of working with individual or group therapy.
– Able to use Meta-analysis methods for research purposes.
– Seminars: Language (Bilingual) and Dysphagia.
– Have professional computer skills in MS Word, Excel, Power Point.

 

 

Work Experience:

  • May 207- Up-to- March 2018
    Head of Rehab at DDY Autism Center
    – Establish the Rehab Department.
    – See Pts of different disorders.
    – Help in developing the center.
  • Sep. 2011 – April 2017
    Clinical Director/Speech Language Therapist
    – Direct daily affairs of the clinic.
    – Provide speech therapy for the children of various disorders.
    – Give training for staff and parents.
    – Participate in workshops.
  • Oct. 2005- Up-to- date
    Specialist Speech Language Therapist at the Dubai Health Authority.
    – In Charge of Speech and Language therapy Unit.
    – A member of Licensing Committee at DHA, Dubai.

Job Tasks are as follows:

  •  Provides assessment and diagnosis to children with speech and language disorder, dysphagia, oral motor disorders, dyslexia, stuttering, and hearing impairment.
  •  Designs appropriate program for treatment and intervention for children of various disorders such as Dysphagia, Cerebral Palsy, Autism, Developmental Delay, Hearing Impairment, Cleft and Lip Palate, Aural Rehabilitation, Executive Function Skills Disorders and many more related to communication disorders.
  • Provides counseling, training, and home program for doctors, nurses, students, caregivers.
  • Provides community services such as establishing Family Support Group at DHA; Supporting UAE Down’s Syndrome Association and Emirates Autism Association.
  • Raises public awareness about communication disorders through media,
    universities, hospitals, public speech, and writing articles.
  • Oct. 2004 – Oct. 2005
    Head of Speech Department at the Emirates Audiology Center, Abu Dhabi.
    – Working with profound hearing-impaired children by implementing total
    communication program.
    – Practicing my duties as the head of the department such as putting an emphasis on
    keeping a positive attitude toward dealing with our clients.
  • 09/2003 – 10-2005
    Speech Therapist – Future Centre (for special needs children), Abu Dhabi.
    – Working with special needs children of different disorders such as Autism, Down
    syndrome, Hearing Impairment, ADHD, and severe language and articulation
    disabilities.
    – Worked Intensively with Cochlear Implants cases where remarkable results were
    obtained.
    – Diagnosed many cases individually or through multidisplinary team approach.
    – Setting specific goals to enhance the child language and communication skills.
    – Train the families to follow through a designed home program for their children.

United States of America (USA)

  • Feb. 2002- Jan. 2003
    Speech Therapist in Select Medical Corporation (Florida).
    – Diagnosed and treated mainly Geriatric patients of various kinds of disorders,
  • Apraxia
  • Dysarthria
  • Aphasia
  • Tube Feeding
  • Voice
  • Dysphagia
  • Alzheimer
  • Stuttering

Such as:

Administering swallowing study via endoscopy or videofluoroscopy method and determining the appropriate

  • Dec. 2000 – Apr. 2001
    Speech Therapist, Little River Elementary School
    – Worked full time as resource therapist.
    – Diagnosed and treated autistic children and severe language delayed children.
    – Attended different kinds of training such as fluency, voice, language, articulation, assessment, behavior management, and autism workshop, which further enhance my therapy techniques.
  • Oct. 2000 – Dec. 2000
    Speech Therapist, Westridge Middle School/Washington Shore Elementary
    – Worked halftime on each school as an itinerant speech therapist.
    – Treated children with language and speech disorders.
  • Mar. 1999 – July 1999
    Manor Care Center, Florida
    – Assisted senior therapists in stroke, Dysarthria, Apraxia, Alzheimer, Traech, and voice patients.
    – Administered and interpreted diagnostic tests results using various research and techniques.
    – Conducted therapy sessions for Dysphagia patients using Oral Motor Exercises (OME’s).
    – Tutored patients on swallowing aspects during mastication and speech production.

Amazing Speech Therapy Physical Therapy Offer:

  • Session per hour is AED 300 (280 after parking reimbursement) when paid in 5 sessions or 350 AED per hour when paid one per session.
  • Session per 45 minutes is AED 240 AED (220 after parking reimbursement) when paid in 5 sessions or 300 AED per hour when paid one per session
  • Parking Fee reimbursement per visit up to 2 hours at the parking including the parking in the basement.
  • FREE Initial Consultation by Consultant Child Neurologist and FREE Follow Up Consultation every 3 months (given as credit toward therapy).
  • FREE Evaluation for patient (Excluding the Medications cost).
  • FREE On spot Orthosis Evaluation.
  • FREE Pick up and drop off can be arranged as per availability of the driver within Dubai Area.
  • One Patient only per physical therapy gym. Spider Cage and Therasuit therapy.

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We make sure to provide a focused and individualised service to all our patients, as we understand that each case is unique from others, and each child has different needs. We want all kids who visit our center to feel safe and relaxed, and have fun throughout the consultation and activities. Through our center, children of all ages stand to benefit from the expertise of an American Board Child Neurologist. Our services are available in reasonable packages and cover speech therapy, physical therapy, and pediatric neuro consultation.

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