Abygail Laking COVT, B.Sc.,
Background: In 2013, I worked at a school in Calgary facilitating and supporting children with special needs in the classroom. This experience sparked my passion for helping children. In addition, sports have always been a large part of my life. As a professional athlete and coach, I am excited to support the athletes that come into our office. Neuro-Visual Training has allowed me to combine my passions for working with children and being involved in sports into an occupation where I can help others.
Professional: COVT, Accredited Vision Therapist, 2018; Diploma in Early Childhood Education, Conestoga College, 2016; B.Sc., Human Kinetics, St. Francis Xavier University, 2013; Varsity Women`s hockey team 09-2013
Memberships: Vision Therapy Canada, Canadian Women’s Hockey League Calgary Inferno 2013-2014; European Women’s Hockey League Salzburg Eagles 2014-2015,
Giving Back: Volunteered in a preschool classroom by supporting and engaging with children with special needs for KW Habilitation.
Professional Interests: Sports vision, early learning and child development
Personal Interests: Playing hockey, soccer and baseball, travelling, meeting new people and spending time with family and friends.
Favourite quote: “Be somebody who makes everybody feel like a somebody” - Brad Montague