Malani Margan

Malani Margan

Speech & Language Specialist, Center Manager

Malani earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders (Speech Language Pathology and Audiology) from the California State University, Sacramento USA.

Malani lived in California for 5 years before moving back to Kuala Lumpur to begin her professional career as a Speech-Language Pathologist.  She worked at a local private practice serving the pediatric population. She is skilled at providing therapy for children presenting with a wide range of communication impairments. She is experienced at conducting both individual and group speech therapy. Trilingual in English, Bahasa Melayu and Tamil, Malani has worked with multilingual families both in the US and Malaysia. She is also familiar with American Sign Language.

Prior to this, Malani earned her AA Degree in Liberal studies from Solano Community College, California and a Diploma in Physical Therapy from MAHSA University, Malaysia. Her experience in Physical Therapy includes working with individuals with musculoskeletal conditions in various settings. She has been fortunate to work with different populations and a variety of disorders for over 9 years. Malani has served individuals of all ages with Autism Spectrum Disorders, Developmental Delays, Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome, Parkinson’s Disease, Traumatic Brain Injury, Visual/Hearing Impairments, Articulation/Phonological, Fluency Disorders and Expressive/Receptive Language Disorders and Delays.

She has particular interest in Augmentative and Alternative Communication and is a member of the International Society of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (ISAAC). Her ultimate goal is to help create awareness and promote AAC to people with complex communication needs. She believes every individual should be given an equal opportunity to communicate. Aside from being a Speech-Language Pathologist, Malani enjoys hiking and running. She enjoys travelling to different countries and is an absolute believer of diversity and inclusion. She is looking forward to working with you and your family!

Specialty

Speech & Language Specialist, Center Manager

Degrees

Communication Sciences and Disorders (Speech Language Pathology and Audiology) from the California State University, Sacramento USA

Certificates & awards

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