Our Staff

Uduak Osom (Udie)

Executive Director

M.A CCC SLP 

Areas of Specialties: Feeding, social cognitive disorders, pragmatic language, oral motor, language disorders, Augmentative Communication, Autism and ADD

Udie was one of those students who entered college searching for her calling. In 1990, she discovered that her passion was in helping others. As the saying goes, “The rest is history.” In 1992, Udie graduated with her bachelor’s degree in communication disorders and science. In 1997, she received her Master’s degree in communication disorders and science from San Jose State University. She has more than 20 years of experience working with children with various disabilities. Udie is very passionate about neuro-developmental disabilities and social-cognitive disabilities. In 2000, she developed a social skills program that pairs typical developing students with students diagnosed with social cognitive disabilities (Autism, Pragmatic Language, ADD etc). She went on to develop a secondary program  “All for 3’s.” Her other specialty is Pediatric Feeding Disorder, emphasis in premature babies and kids. Udie has worked as a consultant for several schools, conducted numerous workshops for schools, written and published articles. Uduak is currently not accepting new patients as her essential role is to coordinate and co-treat with all clinical staff.

Nadia Navai

M.A. CCC SLP 

Areas of Specialties: Social cognitive disorders, pragmatic language, oral motor, language disorders, Augmentative Communication and Autism.

Nadia graduated from the San Jose State University with a bachelor’s and master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology. She loves using everyday games and toys in her therapy sessions and has a special passion for AAC. Nadia works part time at ITS.

Gina Tran

B.A. SLPA (Bilingual)

Areas of Additional Training: Early Intervention, Social cognitive disorders, pragmatic language, oral motor, language disorders.

Gina graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Biology from the University of Pacific in California. She received her SLPA certificate in speech pathology in 2006.  with a bachelor’s and master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology. Gina enjoys using her clients and families. Fun Facts: She enjoys sports, watching shopping, traveling, and spending time with he family.

Edith Dore

Billing Specialist

Specialty: insurance related matters billing, payments etc.,

Edith has worked in business administrative position for more than 15 years across various industries, including healthcare. Fun Facts: She enjoys spending time with her three children and her husband.

Zoe Giatis

M.A. CCC SLP

Zoe graduated with distinguished honors with her master’s from Chico State University in Communication Disorders and Sciences, in 2016. She is licensed to practice in the state of California and she is also an ASHA certified speech-language pathologist. Zoe  values collaborating with families and partnering with colleagues both in and outside of the discipline to generate creative therapeutic ideas and to better inform her interventions. Zoe’s professional interests include autism, articulation, early language, AAC and social communication. Zoe is particularly passionate about the preschool population. She loves working on young clients’ goals that are functional to real life and addressing them in a naturalistic, play-based manner. Zoe works part-time at ITS.

Regina Richardson

Office Support Staff

Fun Facts: Regina was almost born at ITS, I guess you know why she enjoys working at ITS. Regina enjoys spending time with her family, dog blue, gardening, traveling and most of all reading.

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