Professional. Experienced. Caring. Trusted.

We are one of Melbourne’s most experienced and comprehensive private providers of Speech and Occupational Therapies, offering a wide range of services to clients, families and schools for over 10 years.

We provide clinic based and mobile independent therapy services across Melbourne’s inner North and West, offering a tailored approach for all clients from babies through to adults.

Our wide range of services include Speech Pathology, Occupational Therapy, Swallowing Services, Music Therapy, Group Programs, Psychology and Counselling Services. We are NDIS, FaCHSIA and Better Start registered providers.

We have 4 bright and comfortable clinics based in Thornbury, Footscray Yarrambat, and Eltham with experienced therapists who are warm, engaging and Medicare registered.

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Booking an Appointment

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Where we are:

We provide therapy services in 3 locations across Melbourne.

All clinics are well located to public transport, with free on street parking available.

Clinic based or mobile services available.

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What we do:

We are a team of experienced team of healthcare professionals, with Speech Pathologists, Occupational Therapists, Psychologists, Music TherapistsPlay Therapists and Counsellors providing services for babies, children, adults and families.

We provide a range of group programs and individual therapies. Our diverse team means clients are always matched with a clinician who best suits their needs.

  • Medicare and health fund rebates available
  • Registered Panel Providers of FAHCSIA Early Intervention Services
  • NDIS registered providers
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Book an appointment today:

Many families access our services whilst on waitlists for public services.

A GP referral is not required to access our services.

We operate on a No Waitlist policy.

Give us a call on 03 8376 6399 to discuss your needs. We’ll let you know how we can help and you can book an appointment straight away!

Opening Hours: Monday – Saturday 8.30am-6pm         (by appointment only).



Talking Time Blog

Welcome to Jaclyn!

Jaclyn joined the DWSP team in early 2019 after returning from working and travelling in London and Europe. Prior to her international roles Jaclyn worked with the Department of Education across Melbourne schools for over 5 years. Jaclyn completed her postgraduate study with a Masters of Speech Pathology at The University of Melbourne and is…

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Introducing our newest team member – Alyssa

Hi there. My name is Alyssa and I’m excited to introduce myself as the newest member of the team at DWSP! I joined the team in August and am loving everything so far. I grew up outside of Seattle, Washington in the beautiful Pacific Northwest and spent the last 7 years living in California. After…

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