Professional. Experienced. Caring.

We have been working with families in Melbourne’s North and West for over 10 years.  All of our therapists are all post-graduate qualified and registered Medicare providers.

Our clinics are bright and comfortable, our therapists are warm and engaging, and our team provide high quality, evidence-based therapy services.  We pride ourselves on supporting families, understanding our clients, and achieving the best possible outcomes.

We understand that attending therapy is a big commitment for families and we’ll work with you to make it happen.  Contact us today, tell us what you need, and we’ll suggest a therapist who can help.

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Booking an Appointment

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Where we are:

We provide therapy services in 3 locations across Melbourne.
Thornbury
Footscray
Yarrambat

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 to discuss your needs. We’ll let you know how we can help and you can book an appointment straight away!

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

 

Talking Time Blog

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Christmas Themed Therapy Fun!

The lead up to Christmas is such a fun time of year for kids and adults alike.   Doing Christmas themed activities in sessions is a great way to entice children to sneakily work on skills while they think they are just enjoying themselves! Here is some of the tried and true Christmas fun we…

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JUMP IN! Thinking of a trampoline for Christmas?

At this time of year, many of our families start asking us for recommendations about trampolines as Christmas presents.    While trampolines can be funded for some children as part of NDIS, Better Start or HCWA funding schemes, many parents also choose to purchase them just because they’re so beneficial to kids! The potential benefits…

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Introducing Loretta

I’m the newest kid on the DWSP block, joining the team in July 2016, after 9 years working in the public sector.  I started out teaching ESL in Singapore to adult learners then later made the serendipitous switch to Speech Pathology and haven’t looked back since. Being able to spend your day with children is…

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