Our Team2020-02-27T17:49:10+00:00

Our dedicated team of experts:

  • is led by a registered speech-language pathologist who has years of experience in both North America and Hong Kong
  • is certified from top-tier universities
  • is qualified in each of their respective fields (e.g. Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology, Master of Music Therapy, Master in Special Education)
  • has in-depth knowledge of how children of age 0 to 18 learn and develop
  • possesses specialized clinical skills to assess, diagnose and provide therapy
  • works closely with families to customize and formulate a strategic and goal-driven approach

Zoe Lee

M.Sc., S-LP(C)
Founder & Clinical Director
Speech-Language Pathologist

Certified Speech-Language Pathologist (Speech-Language & Audiology, Canada)
Registered Speech-Language Pathologist (CSHHPBC, Canada)


Honorary Clinical Supervisor at University of Hong Kong (2014-2016)
Member of Hong Kong Association of Speech Therapists (HKAST)
Member of the Board of Committee for The Hong Kong Association of Speech Therapists (2018-2019, 2019-2020)

Zoe received a Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology from University of British Columbia, Canada, and has over 9 years of experience providing assessment and therapy to children with complex needs within a multidisciplinary team approach. Fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin, Zoe has served children and families with diverse language and cultural backgrounds in Vancouver, Calgary and Hong Kong.

Zoe began her career in Canada, working at numerous public and private healthcare settings such as Alberta Health Services, BC Centre for Ability, Developmental Disabilities Association, Down Syndrome Research Foundation, Vancouver Coastal Health, Vancouver General Hospital (Neurosciences), Pivot Point Family Growth Centre, and Chatham Speech and Language Services. After relocating to Hong Kong in 2014, Zoe provided clinical services at well-known non-profit organizations such as Watchdog Early Education Centre and Rainbow Project Learning Centre.

Zoe has extensive experience working with children with a variety of communication disorders, including apraxia of speech, articulation disorders, attention deficit, auditory processing difficulties, delayed or disordered language development, stuttering, Down Syndrome, autism spectrum disorder, learning disabilities and cleft lip/palate. She has a strong passion and expertise in working with children with autism spectrum disorder and related social and behavioral challenges.

Aside from providing speech and language services for children, Zoe became an Honorary Clinical Supervisor at University of Hong Kong (Division of Speech and Hearing Sciences) from 2014-2016 to provide clinical placement opportunities and supervising students in clinical practicum. She is currently a committee member of the Hong Kong Association of Speech Therapists (https://speechtherapy.org.hk/About-Us.html).

EDUCATION

  • Master of Science in Speech and Language Pathology, University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Bachelor of Arts in Speech Sciences and Psychology, University of British Columbia, Canada

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Trained as The Incredible Years®  Child Group Leader for Small Group Dinosaur Program
  • Trained in PROMPT approach
  • Certified provider of TalkTools® by Sara Rosenfeld-Johnson
    • Level 1: Three-Part Treatment Plan for Oral-Placement Therapy
    • Level 2: Oral Placement Therapy: Assessment & Program Plan Development
  • Certified provider of Lidcombe Program: Behavioural treatment for stuttering
  • Certified provider of Beckman Oral Motor Assessment and Intervention
  • Certified provider of Beckman Oro-facial Deep Tissue Release
  • Certified provider of More Than Words® – Hanen Program for Parents of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Certified to implement the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)
  • Qualified examiner of the Hong Kong Cantonese Articulation Test (HKCAT)
  • Qualified examiner of the Hong Kong Cantonese Oral Language Assessment Scale (HKCOLAS)
  • Qualified examiner of Cantonese Spoken Word Recognition Test (CanSWORT)

Bonita Yau

MST
Speech Therapist

Registered Speech Therapist of Hong Kong Institute of Speech Therapists (HKIST)

Member of the Board of Committee for The Hong Kong Association of Speech Therapists (2019-2020)

Member of Hong Kong Association of Speech Therapists (HKAST)

EDUCATION

  • Master of Speech Therapy, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Bachelor of Arts in Speech Sciences and Psychology, University of British Columbia, Canada

CLINICAL EXPERIENCES

  • Jockey Club Sarah Roe School, English Schools Foundation (ESF), Hong Kong
  • Tuen Mun Early Education and Training Centre, Hong Kong
  • TWGHs Sin Chu Wan Primary School, Hong Kong                                          
  • St. Peter’s Secondary School, Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong Polytechnic University Speech Therapy Unit, Hong Kong
  • Ruttonjee Hospital, Hospital Authority, Hong Kong
  • Guangdong Provincial Rehabilitation Hospital, Guangzhou, China

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Qualified examiner of the Hong Kong Cantonese Articulation Test (HKCAT)
  • Qualified examiner of the Hong Kong Cantonese Oral Language Assessment Scale (HKCOLAS)
  • Trained in PROMPT approach
  • Certified provider of TalkTools® by Sara Rosenfeld-Johnson
    • Level 1: Three-Part Treatment Plan for Oral-Placement Therapy
  • Certified to implement the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)
  • Certified provider of It Takes Two To Talk® – Hanen Program for Parents of Children with Language Delays
  • Certified provider of Lego® Based Therapy

OTHER EXPERIENCES

  • Volunteer, Terra Nova Speech and Language Services, B.C., Canada
  • Volunteer, New Step Consultation Services Ltd., B.C, Canada

Steve Chan

M.Sc.(OT), B.Sc.(Kin)
Occupational Therapist

Registered Occupational Therapist (Part I) in the Occupational Therapists Board (HK)

Registrant of the Hong Kong Occupational Therapy Association

EDUCATION

  • Master of Science in Occupational Therapy, The University of Western Ontario, Canada
  • Honours in Bachelor of Kinesiology, McMaster University, Canada

WORK EXPERIENCES

  • Rainbow Project Learning Centre, Hong Kong
  • Links Child Development Centre, Hong Kong
  • Quality Therapy and Education Centre, Hong Kong                                          

CLINICAL EXPERIENCES

  • The Child and Parent Resource Institute (CPRI), Ontario, Canada
  • Woodstock General Hospital, Ontario, Canada
  • St. Joseph Health Care, Hand and Upper Limb Clinic, Ontario, Canada
  • London Health Science Centre, South Street Hospital, Ontario, Canada
  • Grand River Hospital, Ontario, Canada

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Completed the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT) Certification Examination
  • Certified in Sensory Integration and Therapeutic Listening in Vital Links
  • HKOTA Certified Therapist for Copying Speed Test for Hong Kong Secondary Students
  • Certified in CPR (level HCP) in Canadian Red Cross
  • Fit Test Certificate (3M Occupational Health and Environmental Safety)

OTHER EXPERIENCES

  • Volunteer, MacWheeler Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Program, Ontario, Canada
  • Volunteer, MacSenior Exercise and Wellness Program & MacTurtle Cardiac Rehabilitation Program, Ontario, Canada

Ame Chan

MScESLPLD
Speech Therapist

Member of Hong Kong Association of Speech Therapists

EDUCATION

  • MSc(Educational Speech-Language Pathology and Learning Disabilities), The Education University of Hong Kong
  • MSocSc(Marriage and Family Therapy), The University of Hong Kong
  • PGDE (Special Education),The University of Hong Kong
  • BSocSc (Psychology), The University of Hong Kong

WORK EXPERIENCES

  • Autism Partnership/ Autism Partnership School, Hong Kong
  • Watchdog Early Education Center
  • Yan Chai Hospital Preschool Support Services Team

CLINICAL EXPERIENCES

  • Speech Therapy Clinic, The Education University of Hong Kong
  • Audiology Clinic , The Education University of Hong Kong
  • Ruttonjee Hospital, Hospital Authority
  • The Parents’ Association of Pre-school Handicapped Children
  • Asbury Methodist Kindergarten
  • Haven of Hope Sunnyside Enabling Centre
  • Po Yan Oblate Primary School
  • The Evangelical Lutheran Church Social Service (Ma On Shan Day Care Centre)
  • The Evangelical Lutheran Church Social Service, Shatin Caring Home
  • South Kwai Chung Service Centre

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • PROMPT-Trained Therapist

Hilary Yap

M.Sc., B.Sc.
Speech-Language Therapist

Certified Member of Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT, UK)
Registered Member of Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC, UK)
Member of Hong Kong Association of Speech Therapists (HKAST)

EDUCATION

  • Master of Science (Distinction) in Speech and Cleft, University of Sheffield, UK
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Speech Sciences, University College London, UK

WORK EXPERIENCES

  • London North West Healthcare NHS Trust, UK
  • East London NHS Foundation Trust, UK
  • Watchdog Early Education Centre
  • Rainbow Project Learning Centre

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Certified provider of Hanen It Takes Two to Talk
  • Certified to implement Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)
  • Trained in PROMPT approach
  • Certified provider of Solution Focused Brief Therapy with Children and Young People who Stammer
  • Certified provider of Michael Palin Centre Parent Child Interaction Therapy for Children Under Seven who Stammer
  • Certified provider of Lidcombe Program of Early Stuttering Intervention
  • Trained in Assessment and Management of Selective Mutism in Children
  • Certified provider of Sara Rosenfeld-Johnson Talktools Level 1 Oral Placement Therapy
  • Qualified examiner of the Hong Kong Cantonese Articulation Test (HKCAT)
  • Qualified examiner of the Hong Kong Cantonese Oral Language Assessment Scale (HKCOLAS)

OTHER EXPERIENCES

  • Volunteer, Beijing SmileAngel Hospital, Beijing China
  • Volunteer, Benji’s Centre, HK
  • Oral Presentation at Hong Kong Speech and Hearing Symposium 2014

Guinevere Sophia Chak 

M.Soc.Sc (EP), M.Counselling, PGDE (ECE), B.A. (Psych)
Registered Educational Psychologist

Registered Educational Psychologist (Hong Kong Psychological Society)
Registered Counselor (Australian Counselling Association)

EDUCATION

  • Master of Social Sciences (Educational Psychology), The University of Hong Kong
  • Master in Counselling, Monash University, Australia
  • PGDE (Early Childhood Education), Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • B.A. (Psychology), University of Waterloo, Canada

Rachel Tang

PGDip(SLT), B.Sc.
Speech-Language Therapist

Certified Member of Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT, UK)
Registered Member of Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC, UK)

EDUCATION

  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Speech and Language Therapy, Canterbury Christ Church University, UK
  • Bachelor of Science in English and Psychology, Hertfordshire University, UK

WORK EXPERIENCES

  • Meath School, UK
  • Early Years Team and Mainstream Schools Team, South West Surrey NHS (Virgin Care), UK
  • Special School Team and Mainstream School Team, Surrey County Council – North West, UK

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Certified to implement Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)
  • Trained to implement Social Stories and Comic Strip Conversations
  • Certified in Sign Supported English Foundation 1
  • Trained to implement Colourful Semantics Approach
  • Certified provider of Lego Based Therapy

Charlene Wong

MST
Speech Therapist

EDUCATION

  • Master of Speech Therapy, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
  • Bachelor of Health Sciences, University of Western Ontario, Canada

CLINICAL EXPERIENCES

  • Society for the Welfare of the Autistic Persons, Hong Kong
  • The Salvation Army, Hong Kong
  • The Hong Federation of Youth Groups Kk Cheng Kindergarten, Hong Kong
  • TWGHs Nickon Kindergarten, Hong Kong
  • Speech Therapy Unit, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
  • Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
  • James Settlement Kin Chi Dementia Care Support Service Centre, Hong Kong
  • China Disabled Persons’ Federation
  • Hong Kong Jockey Club Shenzhen Society at Rehabilitation Yee Hong Heights

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Certified provider of Lego® Based Therapy

OTHER EXPERIENCES

  • Intern, The Nesbitt Center, Hong Kong
  • Volunteer, ATN Access for Person with Disabilities Inc, Ontario, Canada

Twinkle Yeung

MSLP
Speech Therapist

Certified Practising Speech Pathologist of Speech Pathology Australia
Member of Hong Kong Association of Speech Therapists

EDUCATION

  • Master of Speech and Language Pathology, The University of Sydney, Australia
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Media & Communication, The University of Melbourne, Australia

CLINICAL EXPERIENCES

  • Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
  • Macarthur Children’s Developmental Clinic (Starkids), Sydney, Australia
  • Westmead Rehabilitation Hospital, Sydney, Australia
  • Lourdes Hospital and Community Health Service, Dubbo, Australia
  • Croydon Park Public School, Sydney, Australia
  • Sylvania Heights Public School, Sydney, Australia
  • Communication Disorders Treatment and Research Clinic, Sydney, Australia

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Certified provider of Lego® Based Therapy

OTHER EXPERIENCES

  • Volunteer, Brighten Development and Therapy Centre, Hong Kong
  • Volunteer, The Jadis Blurton Family Development Center, Hong Kong
  • Volunteer, Jockey Club Centre for Positive Ageing, Hong Kong
  • Volunteer, Helping Hand Lok Fu Care Home, Hong Kong
  • English Language and IELTs instructor, private, Lidcombe, Sydney