Stuttering and its Challenges at School

By | 2017-03-08T12:19:51+00:00 February 17th, 2017|Categories: Speech Pathology, Thought of the Week|

With the school year just beginning it’s an important reminder that school is more than learning the curriculum. Children face social and emotional challenges, with new expectations and responsibilities.  For children with a communication disorder, the impact on learning and peer relationships can be greater.  “Children who stutter face unique challenges at school…” Click on this [...]

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Speech Pathology Week 2015

By | 2017-02-13T21:46:44+00:00 February 13th, 2017|Categories: Speech Pathology|

Monday 24 August WELCOME to Speech Pathology Week, 2015 – from 23 – 29 August. This year’s theme is #Talkwithme and Positive Speech supports Speech Pathology Week to raise awareness of the more than 1.1 million people in Australia who have difficulty communicating. THANKS Southern Highland News! Today our local newspaper, Southern Highland News, has published a Media [...]

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Speech Pathologists, Dentists and Orthodontists are all on the same page…

By | 2017-02-13T21:46:56+00:00 February 13th, 2017|Categories: Speech Pathology|

In 2014 I attended a fantastic continuing professional development (CPD) event offered by Speech Pathology Australia on the topic of how Speech Pathologists can work more effectively with Dentists and Orthodontists. As a practitioner who considers working with other professionals very important in order to establish an holistic view of a client’s needs, I found [...]

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Fact Sheets for Communication and Swallowing Disorders…

By | 2017-02-13T21:47:17+00:00 February 13th, 2017|Categories: Speech Pathology|

Did you know Speech Pathology Australia has a number of Fact Sheets to provide members of the public with information about communication and swallowing disorders? They can be accessed here on the SPA website.  Of course, if you’d like any further information, just ask us – we are only too happy to talk, clarify, provide information in more detail [...]

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Fact Sheets for Communication and Swallowing Disorders..

By | 2017-02-13T21:48:18+00:00 June 22nd, 2014|Categories: Speech Pathology|

Did you know Speech Pathology Australia has a number of Fact Sheets to provide members of the public with information about communication and swallowing disorders? They can be accessed here on the SPA website. Of course, if you'd like any further information, just ask us - we are only too happy to talk, clarify, provide information [...]

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Speech Pathologists, Dentists and Orthodontists are all on the same page…

By | 2017-02-13T21:48:31+00:00 May 8th, 2014|Categories: Orofacial Myology, Speech Pathology|

I recently attended a fantastic continuing professional development (CPD) event offered by Speech Pathology Australia on the topic of how Speech Pathologists can work more effectively with Dentists and Orthodontists. As a practitioner who considers working with other professionals very important in order to establish an holistic view of a client’s needs, I found the workshop [...]

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