Originally from Moose Jaw Saskatchewan, Essie received a Bachelor of Arts Honors degree from the University of Regina in 1992. In 1994, she received her Master of Science degree in audiology from the University of British Columbia. Essie was a recipient of a Saskatchewan’s Health Bursary and as such returned to Saskatchewan to work at the Hearing Aid Plan from 1994 until 1998. She has worked at the Audiology Clinic of Northern Alberta since then, celebrating her 10 years at the clinic in 2008. Essie completed her Clinical Doctorate in Audiology through Central Michigan University in 2014.
Essie has always specialized in amplification since her first work experience; and so has a great deal of experience working with hearing aids and helping people to adjust to them. She has extensive experience with both adult and pediatric patients in both diagnostic hearing assessments and amplification. Essie regularly attends educational conferences and seminars, staying current on hearing aid/ tinnitus device technology and research. She is a Registered Audiologist with the Alberta College of Speech Pathologists and Audiologists and is a member of the Canadian Academy of Audiology and the Alberta Association of Audiologists.
If you wish to contact Essie, she can be reached at 780-433-4441 or by e-mail at Essie@acnahearing.com.