Dina Ezagui MS, CCC-SLP, TSHH, QOM
MS-Ed SBL/SDL

Dina is a New York State licensed and certified Speech Language Pathologist. She holds ASHA’s Certificate of Clinical Competence. She is also a New York State certified School Building Leader and School District Leader.
Dina has focused her clinical skills on treating children with issues in Dysphagia, feeding, oral sensory aversions, and swallowing related disorders, Orofacial Myology, speech sound disorders, and early childhood intervention.
As patients came for SSD treatment, Dina realized that some had underlying issues. She learned about Orofacial Myology and began her training and expanded her knowledge through multiple Orofacial Myology classes. She trained through Neo Health and became a Qualified Orofacial Myologist (QOM). She is currently pursuing the IAOM certification as an Orofacial Myologist.
Dina has specialized training in apraxia, articulation, Beckman Oral Motor Techniques, Oral placement disorders, feeding, and PROMPT. She has received 4 ASHA ACE awards, and the Gruss Life Monument Fund Excellent Teacher Award.
Dina has mentored supervised graduate students as well as new graduates during their Clinical Fellowship Year (CFY).
Dina is currently the Speech supervisor for Yeled V’Yalda Early Intervention.

Education

  • Master of Science in Speech Language Pathology
  • Master of Science in Educational Leadership
  • Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Suma Cum laude.
  • Undergraduate – Queens College —CUNY
  • Graduate – Brooklyn College-CUNY

Certifications

  • ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
  • Teaching Speech and Hearing Handicapped- TSHH
  • School Building Leader -SBL
  • School District Leader-SDL

Professional Affiliations

  • American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
  • The International Association of Orofacial Myology (IAOM)
  • American Academy of Physiological Medicine and Dentistry (AAPMD)
  • International Consortium of Oral Ankylofrenula Professionals (ICAP)