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Optimising the quality of life for people living with disability since 1938 |
(08) 9383 5111

Speech Pathologists

Our Speech Pathology team members all have a minimum of a Bachelor of Science or Masters of Science in Speech Pathology. Some of our Speech Pathologists have postgraduate studies in Dysphagia.

Our team also keeps up to date with best practice through membership of Speech Pathology Australia, membership of special interest groups, scholarship opportunities overseas and regular attendance at PD courses.

Literacy

Literacy includes the ability to read, write and spell. If you are experiencing difficulty reading or writing letters, words and sentences, we may be able to assist.

Our therapists in Perth, Australia can work with you at Rocky Bay or in the home or community including:

  • Direct therapy with a speech pathologist to work on a specific goal
  • Training communication partners to support more effective communication
  • Training communication partners to assist you to learn new skills
  • Provision of information about language strategies
  • Provision of communication supports, such as pictures to aid comprehension or making choices.

Language

Our Speech Pathologists provide comprehensive assessment and therapy in either expressive or receptive language.

Language therapy may involve:

  • Direct therapy with a speech pathologist to work on a specific goal
  • Training communication partners to support more effective communication
  • Training communication partners to assist the person in learning new skills
  • Provision of information about language strategies

Provision of communication supports, such as pictures to aid comprehension or making choices.

Enquire

Visit our Enquiries and Referrals page to find out more about funding streams, office locations and to download a referral form.

Call our Customer Engagement Team during business hours on (08) 9383 6113 or

Online enquiry

You can access our services if you have an NDIS or WA NDIS plan, Disability Services Commission fundingMedicare or if you want to fund your own services. We can also support you through the planning process if you do not have a plan already.

We value that everybody is different, so please contact our Customer Engagement Team on (08) 9383 6113 or email to discuss your individual needs.

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