Dr. Reine Bou Issa Ghafary

Dr. Reine Bou Issa Ghafary

Speech - Language Therapy, Psychology

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Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

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4.75

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“excellent and very professional and friendly.“
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Subspecialties

  • Clinical Psychology
  • Neuropsychology
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Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • English
  • French
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Practices worked at

Talking Brains Center

Office 505, Apricot Tower Silicon Oasis, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
46 reviews

Specialist's working hours

Mon
09:00 - 18:00
Tue
09:00 - 18:00
Wed
09:00 - 18:00
Thu
09:00 - 18:00
Fri
Not available
Sat
09:00 - 18:00
Sun
09:00 - 18:00

About

Reine has made it her priority in life to serve the community. She established Talking Brains Center FZE in DSO, Dubai. She has over 19 years of experience in the Speech Therapy and Neuropsychology professions, while holding several degrees including Masters in Neuropsychology (Clinical psychologist) from Angers University in France, Graduate Diploma in School Psychology from the Lebanese University, Master in Speech Therapy from the Lebanese University, and French Baccalauréat (Biology) from Notre Dame de Jamhour in Lebanon. She took part in numerous internship hours in Toulouse and Albi in France.

Reine has extensive clinical experience as a Trilingual Speech Therapist (Arabic, French and English) and as Neuropsychologist. She gained this experience by working for distinguished organizations such as Medcare Medical center in Dubai, School of Notre Dame Jamhour in Lebanon, School of Saint Gregoire Achrafieh in Lebanon, Geriatric and Rehabilitation Center of Notre Dame Hadeth in Lebanon, The Lebanese Army Medical Hospital, Lebanon, and her own private clinic in Lebanon.

Reine’s clinical experience includes Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, Attention Deficit Disorder, Stuttering and the evaluation of cognitive functions (language, memory attention, agnosia, apraxia), the planning and the administration of therapies to patients from all ages suffering from CVA, aphasia, brain injuries, swallowing disorders, speech and language delay, dyslexia, dyscalculia, stuttering etc.

She has attended many seminars and conducted several trainings in the following areas: Rehabilitation in Neurological Dysarthria, Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, Stuttering, Swallowing Disorders, Autism, Cognitive Education and logical reasoning.

Reine is dedicated to continuing education which includes:

·      Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT) for neurological Dysarthria treatment 

·      It Takes Two to Talk - The Hanen Program certificate to address families of children with language delays

·      More Than Words - children with social communication difficulties

·      Autism Talkability Program- program to develop the Theory of Mind

·      Makaton - An alternative way to communicate and stimulate language using gestural communication (sign language)

Reine is a co-founder of the Emirates SLP Society and a member of the Lebanese SLP Association (ALO).

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Procedures

  • Spinal Manipulation
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Reviews

4.92 Overall Patient Trust rating
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Clinical Psychology
5/16
Neuropsychology
4/16
Speech - Language Therapy
3/16
Psychology
1/16
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excellent and very professional and friendly.
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We have seen massive improvements in our Son’s speech after strictly following what Dr Reine has asked us to do. Dr is great, very professional and good communicator, She explain everything in detail which help parents to help their kid at home.
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I have done 9 sessions so far with Dr Reine. My experience with her has been positive throughout the process from the first contact until today. She is professional, takes good care to explain, and clearly understand her field very well
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I really liked the sessions that I took it from Dr. Reibe for the LSVT for one month session and I felt with a better improvement and till now I also feel with a big improvement from the sessions that I took with Dr. Reine
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We love the way she deals with our son. Her ability to draw his attention and train him is amazing.
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She adds value in everything she offers
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Very helpful, friendly and supportive.
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Dr. Reine is truly wonderful and takes the time to explain as well as reassure you. Her bedside manner and kindness keeps you at ease and encourages you that you will see improvement. She goes over and beyond and rest assured you are in the best of hands.
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Excellent all in all
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High patience . Nice . Sweet . My children loved her
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