At Malvern Speech Pathology we work closely with families to provide assessment and intervention for children aged 12 and under. Our practice is dedicated to providing quality care by offering the highest level of service, which is why we have a well-deserved reputation for excellence.
Assessment, therapy and management of children under the age of 12 years presenting with a range of issues:
Difficulties with speech production (including articulation concerns).
Stuttering - Malvern Speech Pathology uses the Lidcombe Program
Childhood Apraxia of speech (difficulties with motor planning)
Issues relating to language skills (such as limited vocabulary, difficulty forming phrases & sentences
Concerns regarding understanding language
Challenges with literacy development
Challenging behaviour (such as issues with non-verbal communication skills)
Speech and language difficulties secondary to neurological degenerative conditions.
All clinicians are certified trainers of the 'It Takes Two to Talk' Hanen Program and a number of our clinicians have completed further training in the "More Than Words" program, specifically created for children on the Autism Spectrum.
Malvern Speech Pathology offers both individual and group feeding therapy sessions. Claire and Batya provide assessment and therapy for feeding clients using their training in the SOS Approach to Feeding Therapy and the Responsive Feeding Model. MSP offers a range of feeding assessment and treatment options for the following presentations:
Chewing and swallowing difficulties, saliva control and/or mealtime management concerns
Feeding difficulties (including picky eating and restricted eating).
Oral motor delays and impairments
Physiotherapy services are facilitated by Stephen Follent. Home and childcare or kinder visits are offered on Tuesdays. For further information please contact Reception on 0413958988 and request a call back from Steve.