Rogaiyah Hamidaddin

Specialist Speech & Language Pathologist

Rogaiyah Hamidaddin, is a bilingual pediatric Speech & Language Pathologist and has been practicing in the public and private sectors for approximately 10 years.

Educated and trained in the United States, she holds a dual Masters’s degree in Speech and Language Pathology and Applied Behavior Analysis. She has extensive experience in various areas including Developmental Language Delays, Fluency, Language Processing, Augmentative and Alternative Communication, Learning Disabilities, Social Communication, and the management of problem behaviors. She is passionate about enhancing children and adolescents’ functional communication and expressive and receptive language skills; including literacy and executive functioning abilities and frequently present in schools, nurseries, and in national and international conferences with a focus on prevention and awareness, early intervention, and parent coaching.

“I believe that every child has the right to be heard and to communicate. I am passionate about helping kiddos improve their language and speech skills in a fun engaging way to enable them to do so- one gesture, word, or conversation at a time”.

Expertise Areas
  • Specialized and individualized assessment and diagnostic speech and language assessments.
  • Treatment of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), receptive and expressive language impairments, fluency disorders, learning disabilities, Attention Deficit- Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), and social language deficits by utilizing an individualized plan with long-term and short-term goals.
  • One-to-one and group intervention services in both English and Arabic languages
  • Diagnosis of children ages 18 months to 8 years with ASD utilizing a multi-disciplinary approach.
  • Classroom Consultations & Recommendations on speech and language needs to be provided to teachers and administrators based upon observations within the classroom environment.
Qualifications and Memberships
  • Dual Bachelors of Arts in Speech and Hearing Sciences & Psychology from the George Washington University, USA.
  • Master of Arts degree in Speech-Language Pathology from the George Washington University, USA.
  • Master of Arts degree in Applied Behavior Analysis from the University of Nevada-Reno, USA.
  • Nationally certified member - Certificate of Clinical Competence, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
  • Trained and certified provider of the Hanen Center program, “It Takes Two to Talk”.
  • Trained and certified provider of the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS).
  • Trained and certified provider of the Lidcombe Program- Treatment for early stuttering.
  • Trained in the administration of the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, Second Edition (ADOS-2)
Contact Information

Tel: +9714 507 8000
Fax: +9714 507 8001
E-Mail: dubaicommunityhc@gmail.com