2008 - Present
Faculty of Rehabilitation, Department of Rehabilitation
2006 - Present
Medical Commission, speech-therapist, special need teacher
Riga City Council Education, Youth and Sports Department, in pedagogical area
1999 - Present
speech-therapist, special needs teacher
Riga Agenskalns Primary School
2006 - 2009
Head of Methodological Commission of Speech-Therapists
Riga City Council Education, Youth and Sports Department, in teachers area
Education and training
2000 - 2003
The Academic school of Speech Therapy of the Faculty of Rehabilitation Degree Awarded: Master's degree of Health Sciences in Health Care (Audiology and Speech Therapy)
Rīga Stradiņš University
1978 - 1983
Special needs education teacher, qualification of a teacher – speech therapist
Liepaja Pedagogical Institute
Continuing education a.o. qualification upgrade
2015. Basic course on Myofunkcional Therapy (OMFT ) in Riga (16 TIP)
2011. Innovative and practice-based teacher education and mentors' professional development.(76 hours)
2011. Conference "Organisation of Early Children Rehabilitation and Individual Rehabilitation Plans for Children and Adults in Case of Predictable Disability"
2010. International conference "An Inclusive Approach to the Education of Children and Youth with Special Needs"
2009. Learning disorder detection and assistance possibilities.(36 hours)
2008.-2009. Preconditions of learning to read for pre-school and primary school age children and methods of overcoming difficulties of early literacy learning.(36 hours)
2008. Modern views of reading and writing disorders: mechanisms, diagnostics, correction of dyslexia and dysgraphia .(36 hours)
2008. Children with reading and writing problems in the primary education, dyslexia and its correction.(36 hours)
2007-2008. Support activities for youth with autism spectrum disorders for integration in education system.(120 hours)
2007. Support supervision of professional work of special needs education teachers.(36 hours)
2007. Courses "Voice Disorders"( 36 hours)
2007. Conference "Improvement of Professional Competence of Teachers – Speech Therapists on Disorders of Voice Function"
Supervised study course
Lectured study course
Member of the Speech Therapists Association of Latvia.
Member of Association of Latvia Audiologists – Speech Therapists.
Member of Audiologists Certification Committee.
2011. Participation in the DIBELS Next test group of the ESF project "Development of the Support System for Students with Functional Disorders".
2010.-2011.Participation in the work group of speech-therapists of the ESF project "Development of Integrative Learning Methodology and Implementation for Adaptation in Social Environment for Pupils and Young People with Learning, Cognitive Function and Movement Disorders".
2008.-2008. Participation in the organisation and implementation of the ESF project "Support Activities for Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorders for Integration in Education System".
2007. Participation in the ESF project "Inclusive Cases"
The clinical expression of dysphagia and assessment possibilities for patients with neurological disorders in Latvia / I.Blumentale, S.Kuske, I.Klatenberga, A.Vabale, I.Kaleja, A.Vetra, M.Mazjane // 4th International Interdisciplinary Scientific Conference "Society. Health. Welfare" & 1st Conference of Speech Therapists (Riga, Nov.22-23, 2012) : Abstracts / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte ...[u.c.]. - Riga, 2012. - P.22-23.
Vabale, Andra. Agrīnās lasītprasmes novērtēšana 6-9 gadus veciem bērniem populācijā un klīniskajās grupās Latvijā / A.Vabale, I.Kalēja, I.Klatenberga // 2012.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2012.g. 29.-30.martā) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2012. - 482.lpp.