Our Speech Pathologists provide support to people who have difficulty communicating or swallowing.
Despite what the name suggests, Speech Pathologists (or Speech Therapists) don’t just help people communicate with speech.
They also help people with eating and swallowing, as well as how to communicate in other ways such as using assistive devices or visual communication supports.
We work with individuals to help them manage swallowing so their mealtimes are enjoyable and safe.
Support with mealtime and feeding can include:
We work with individuals to help them improve their communication including:
For those communicating with the person such as families and carers, we also provide communication training.
We can work with individuals to help them learn social skills including: