Speech Assessments, Therapy & Parent Training
Serving the Greater Toronto Area, Toronto Speech Clinic provides assessments and therapy for children with speech and language difficulties. Cara Christmas opened this small midtown Toronto clinic in 2007. It has steadily grown and welcomes parents and children to a warm and comfortable environment for treatment and learning.
Cara provides assessments, therapy, parent training and consultations to preschools, daycares and schools. Cara brings over 20 years of comprehensive experience in treating the following areas:
Cara Christmas is a registered speech-language pathologist with over 25 years of experience. She completed her undergraduate Bachelor of Science and then continued into her Master of Health Science in Speech-Language Pathology at the University of Toronto, completing her studies in 1995. Cara spent the first 12 years of her career working in a multi-disciplinary practice alongside psychologists and behavioural consultants and consulting to a private school outside of the GTA.
When Cara opened Toronto Speech Clinic, it was with the aim to provide speech and language services to children and their families in an understanding and caring environment. Cara has trained in Lidcombe, Hanen and PROMPT. Specific areas of interest include articulation delays, motor speech disorders, early language development, narrative development and preschool fluency disorders.
Monday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Located a short walk east from the St. Clair subway station, Toronto Speech Clinic is open Monday through Thursday for all your needs. The clinic is wheelchair-accessible with Green P Parking available one block west of the clinic, off of Alvin Avenue. There is a Sobeys located directly across the street with free underground parking available for 1.5 hours with the minimum purchase of $20.00 of groceries.
Schedule an Appointment
Contact Cara directly to schedule an appointment.
Did you know that in Ontario speech and language services are available for children from birth to age five? Please visit Early Abilities for more information on government funded services and to access their waiting list.