Pathways Pediatrics Team

Tanya Sloane - M.Sc., R.SLP, S-LP (C)

Speech-Language Pathologist | Clinic Director

Tanya Sloane has more than 20 years of experience in Speech Language Pathology. Tanya is a certified Speech-Language Pathologist with Speech-Language & Audiology Canada (SAC), a registered member in good standing with the Alberta College of Speech Language Pathologists and Audiologists (ACSLPA), a member of the Alberta Association of Private Practitioners (ASAPP) and a Hanen Certified SLP.

Tanya Sloane has more than 20 years of experience in Speech Language Pathology. Tanya is a certified Speech-Language Pathologist with Speech-Language & Audiology Canada (SAC), a registered member in good standing with the Alberta College of Speech Language Pathologists and Audiologists (ACSLPA), a member of the Alberta Association of Private Practitioners (ASAPP) and a Hanen Certified SLP. Tanya has a strong background in working with diverse populations on multidisciplinary teams. Her professional history includes positions such as Speech Language Pathologist at the Alberta Children’s Hospital, a private practitioner as well as a Clinical Coordinator.

Tanya regularly volunteers her time to assist local and national organizations. She has served as a board member with both ACSLPA and ASAPP, in the past. Currently, Tanya holds a position as chair of the program working group for SAC and is a member of the conference working group for ACSLPA.

Tanya became interested in supporting children and their families while working with young children in early intervention programs during the completion of her undergraduate degree. Following the completion of her Master’s degree, Tanya has continued to work in a variety of pediatric settings. She is adept at screening, standardized testing, therapy, parent training, program planning and collaborative care. Over the years, Tanya has been driven to enhance children’s learning and inclusion within their communities.

Tanya is the co-founder of Pathways Pediatric Services which opened in 2015.

Tanya actively attends continuing education workshops. Her advanced training includes:

Childhood Apraxia Sydrome (CAS)

  • Tanya Sloane, Pathways Clinic Director, is recognized by Apraxia Kids for Advanced Training and Expertise in Childhood Apraxia of Speech
  • Advanced Seminar in Apraxia
  • It Takes Two to Talk ® – The Hanen Program ® for Parents of Children with Language Delays
  • More Than Words ® – The Hanen Program ® for Parents of Children on the Autism Spectrum
  • Talkability ® – The Hanen Program ® for Parents of Children with Social Communication Delays
  • Learning Language and Loving It ® – The Hanen Program ® for Early Childhood Educators
  • PROMPT Level 1 Certification
  • Kaufman Speech Praxis Treatment Training Course

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Mike Sloane

General Manager

Mike brings a diverse background and strong team approach to his businesses. Mike brings 30 years of experience from his work in manufacturing, data technologies, marketing & advertising as well as 10+ years in the Oil & Gas services’ sector. Mike’s multidisciplinary skill set lends extremely well to the diverse variety of businesses he is involved with.

Mike brings a diverse background and strong team approach to his businesses. Mike brings 30 years of experience from his work in manufacturing, data technologies, marketing & advertising as well as 10+ years in the Oil & Gas services’ sector. Mike’s multidisciplinary skill set lends extremely well to the diverse variety of businesses he is involved with.

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Monique Pearce - B.A. Psych.

Speech-Language Assistant | New Language & Play Group

Monique is highly motivated and driven to inspire children and their families to achieve their personal growth. She strives to create a trusting relationship with the children and families she has the privilege to work with. Her goal is to create a challenging, engaging environment to help children become life-long learners.

Monique is highly motivated and driven to inspire children and their families to achieve their personal growth. She strives to create a trusting relationship with the children and families she has the privilege to work with. Her goal is to create a challenging, engaging environment to help children become life-long learners.

Monique has more than 20 years of experience working with children with a variety of special needs. Monique is a registered Speech-Language Pathologist Assistant with Speech-Language & Audiology Canada (SAC). She specializes in Autism Spectrum Disorders, Metabolic Disorders, Speech and Language Delays as well as a variety of other childhood disabilities.  Her passion for working with young children with social, communication and overall developmental needs has led her to specialize in early intervention programming.

Monique has worked as a One-on-One Aide to a variety of preschool-aged children, a Private Early Intervention Therapist within homes, a Social Skills Facilitator to small groups, and as a Program Leader for Speech Camps. By working with multidisciplinary teams, Monique promotes effective communication with Speech and Language Pathologists, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, and Psychologists to plan and implement goals and strategies.

As an innovative thinker, natural leader and excellent communicator, Monique has developed a number of resources to promote early-years success in the children she works with.  She has attended numerous in-services and conferences to further her skillset and knowledge in the area of Early Intervention Programming.  Monique has a Bachelor of Arts from University of Calgary with a Major in Psychology and a concentration in Linguistics.

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Danielle Tobin - MS, R. SLP, CCC-SLP, S-LP (C)

Speech-Language Pathologist

Danielle Tobin graduated with a master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Pacific University in Oregon in May of 2017. She is a certified Speech-Language Pathologist with the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA), as well as Speech-Language & Audiology Canada (SAC) and is a registered member of the Alberta College of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (ACSLPA).

Danielle Tobin graduated with a master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Pacific University in Oregon in May of 2017. She is a certified Speech-Language Pathologist with the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA), as well as Speech-Language & Audiology Canada (SAC) and is a registered member of the Alberta College of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists (ACSLPA). Danielle graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Earth and Atmospheric Science with a Psychology minor from the University of Alberta and then moved to Portland, Oregon in 2014 to pursue her love of Speech-Language Pathology. During and after graduate school, Danielle worked with a variety of age groups in private practice, preschools, elementary and middle schools as well as retirement facilities. She enjoys working in early intervention, with special interests in language disorders, cleft lip and palate, and Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS). Danielle recognizes through her experience and education the importance of speech, language, swallowing and cognitive therapy to improve an individual’s quality of life.

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Cherie Deur - MClSc OT

Occupational Therapist

Cherie earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Master of Clinical Science in Occupational Therapy from the University of Western Ontario. She has over 15 years of clinical experience, in pediatrics, in a variety of settings including inpatient and outpatient clinics at the Alberta Children’s Hospital, public schools, preschools and homes. Cherie is a member in good standing with the Alberta College of Occupational Therapists (ACOT) and is a registered member with the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT).

Cherie earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Master of Clinical Science in Occupational Therapy from the University of Western Ontario. She has over 15 years of clinical experience, in pediatrics, in a variety of settings including inpatient and outpatient clinics at the Alberta Children’s Hospital, public schools, preschools and homes. Cherie is a member in good standing with the Alberta College of Occupational Therapists (ACOT) and is a registered member with the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT).

Cherie has a passion for preschool early intervention and a special interest in supporting children who need alternative access, alternative and augmentative communication and powered mobility. She integrates research with practice and has presented her work nationally and published in the area of assistive technology in the British Journal of Occupational Therapy. Cherie also volunteers her time with the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists – both with writing item generation questions for the National Occupational Therapy Certification Exam (NOTICE) and with the Momentum program – offering mentorship to other occupational therapists.

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Danette Rowley - B.Sc. O.T. (c)

Occupational Therapist
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Amanda Meechan

Speech-Language Assistant

Amanda Meechan has more than 15 years of experience working with preschool aged children, providing direct therapy and teaching to children in individual and group settings.  Amanda is a registered Speech-Language Pathologist Assistant with Speech-Language & Audiology Canada (SAC). She has earned a Diploma in Early Childhood Education and a Bachelor of Community Rehabilitation and Disabilities Studies from the University of Calgary.

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Jenny Duffield - MC

Masters of Counselling Psychology & Family Strategist

Jenny Duffield holds a Masters of Counselling Psychology degree. She has been providing supports to families who have children with developmental needs since 2001. Her interest in working with children and families began during the completion of her undergraduate degree.

Jenny Duffield holds a Masters of Counselling Psychology degree. She has been providing supports to families who have children with developmental needs since 2001. Her interest in working with children and families began during the completion of her undergraduate degree. She has since gained extensive training in teaching philosophies such Play-Based Therapy and Applied Behavioural Analysis. Jenny also has extensive training in providing counselling supports to families. Based on her educational and work experience in the field, she strongly believes that each family unit is unique and therapeutic goals need to consider the impact on the whole family. Therefore, Jenny’s approach is client-centred and focused on supporting increased healthy functioning of the whole family.

In order to support families, Jenny provides counselling supports to parent that addresses stress, anxiety, depression, and relationship difficulties.  She also provides counselling support (individual or group) for siblings in order to increase knowledge, understanding, and positive self-concept. She provides both theoretical and hands on training for children, parents, extended family, and school/community program personnel. She also enjoys facilitating children/youth skills groups and parent workshops on behaviour related topics.

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Disorders and delays impact us in different ways. 

Autism Spectrum Disorders  |  Attention Deficit  |  Hyperactivity Disorder | Sensory Processing Disorder  |  Apraxia  | Developmental Coordination Disorder | Developmental Delay  |  Learning Disabilities  |  Delays in Literacy  |  Speech Delays | Written Output Disorder  |  Feeding Delays  |  Language Delays |  Social Communication Delays

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