DAIN HONG, B.A. (Hons.), M.H.Sc. SLP (Reg. CASLPO), SLP (C).
Dain is a speech-language pathologist with a passion for working with adults. The intrinsic motivation of her adult clients towards goal achievement inspires her to excel in her roles as a counsellor, coach and educator.
Dain received both a Master’s of Health Science in Speech-Language Pathology and a Bachelor of Arts in linguistics and education from the University of Toronto and an internationally recognized certification with Speech-Language and Audiology Canada (SAC). Her clinical experience has gained depth through work in hospitals, clinics, schools and client homes, in the areas of cognitive coaching, voice intervention, articulation training, disfluency treatment, and neurological rehabilitation.
Dain’s educational and clinical background has taken her to China as an English teacher, and to Kenya as an NGO-based speech-language therapist as well as a conference speaker. Her experience in journeying with various individuals has driven her to be an advocate for effective communication that inspires function, independence and self-fulfillment. With faith in transformation and the power of perseverance, Dain sets goals with clients and sees them through to completion.
As an ambitious life-long learner, Dain actively explores new evidence-based approaches, refines her current practice through relevant trainings, and strives to provide the most impactful client-centered care.
Dain is a Member of the College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario.