Bob Ferguson

Speech Language Pathologist

Services Cost Approx. wait time
Individual Assessment/Consultation $130/hour  varies by demand
Individual Treatment $130/hour  varies by demand
In-home programming support $130/hour  varies by demand


Type and cost of service:

Fee is $130.00 per hour for individual consultation or in home programming support

How to make an appointment:

Please contact Northstar Consulting directly for Social Skills Group information at Services provided on Fridays.

Approximate wait time

Varies by demand. Please contact Bob for further information.

Methods of payment:

Cash, debit, personal cheque, Mastercard or Visa, due at time of service. Some extended health care plans include Speech Language Pathology services; it is recommended that you contact your insurance provider to determine your coverage.

Educational Background and Credentials

University Degrees:

* MA, Communications Science & Disorders, Plattsburgh State University of New York
* Behavioral Science Technology Diploma, St. Lawrence College , Kingston, Ontario
* B.A., Psychology, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario

Additional Credentials:

* Registered member of College of Audiologists and Speech Language Pathologists of Ontario (CASLPO)
* Registered member of Ontario Association For Applied Behaviour Analysis (ONTABA)

Areas of Practice:

Bob currently works privately as a Managing Director of Northstar Consulting and part-time on the Autism Team at the Ottawa Carleton District School Board. Northstar is a transdisciplinary team of professionals working with individuals with complex needs to support the acquisition of skills in the areas of social communication, self-regulation, and executive functioning. Northstar provides social skills groups for young adults between the ages of 14-17 years of age as well as 18-25 years of age. Individual consultation is also available in order to support each individual reach their full potential and transition successfully into adulthood.

Previous Experiences:

Bob began his career as a behavior consultant in 1994 and began practicing as a Speech Language pathologist in 2001. He has used his knowledge of both Applied behavior Analysis (ABA) and Communication Disorders to support students and young adults in both school and residential settings. Bob is also trained in Picture Exchange Communication Systems (PECS) and DIR:Floortime. He is a registered member of the Ontario Association For Applied Behaviour Analysis (ONTABA) and the College of Audiologists and Speech Language Pathologists of Ontario (CASLPO).