The Speech Therapists at Communicate Speech Pathology have been providing speech and language pathology interventions to children and adults across Sydney, Wollongong and Canberra since 2004. We have developed a reputation for providing comprehensive Speech and language therapy for a variety of communication disorders, including:
- Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Asperger’s Syndrome
- Speech disorders e.g. lisp
- Specific Language Impairment
- Childhood apraxia of speech (Dyspraxia)
- Fragile X syndrome
- Down Syndrome
- Literacy difficulties
- Communication in aged care
- Adult speech and language disorders
We developed our mobile therapy service to give our clients access to speech therapy activities in an environment in which they feel comfortable and in which generalisation of new skills can best occur. We offer speech therapy at home, day-care centres, preschools through to high-school, and in supported work places. Our Speech Pathologists are highly trained and empathetic professionals, certified by Speech Pathology Australia. We demonstrate a commitment to supporting the individual needs of our clients and work closely with families to achieve the best results possible. We are also registered with Medicare and private health funds. We believe in recognising and developing the abilities of all children and adults, and have developed a variety of interventions to support all communication disorders including; individual speech and language assessment and therapy, early intervention speech therapy, preschool screenings and school readiness testing, school based individual and group therapy and parent and teacher support programs.
Communication Disorders in Australia – The Statistics
Did you know that in Australia:
- 1 in 7 people present with a communication disability
- 386,000 children have speech delays
- 577,000 school-aged children have difficulties with language
- 326,000 people stutter
- 2.5.million people present with a hearing impairment
(Speech Pathology Australia 2012)
Communicate Speech Pathology services all of Sydney such as the Eastern Suburbs, North Shore, Northern Beaches, Western Suburbs and Southern Sydney, Greater Western Sydney, the Central Coast, Wollongong and ACT/ Queanbeyan. In special circumstances we attend localities beyond our territorial borders when our expertise is called for.
Our services extend to Sydney's Inner West, St George, Liverpool / Fairfield, the Cumberland region as well as the electorate of Lindsay. Canterbury / Bankstown, Sutherland Shire and Illawarra, which are all regularly serviced by our therapists.