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Solutions for the WFH Mama: an online Prep Reading Program!

I’m Dee, the Clinical Director of Dee Wardrop Speech Pathology Services.   I’m also a working Mum with two young kids, and like most people I know, I’m suddenly working from home (WFH).  I’ve got a couple of big things on my mind right now – namely, how to support our therapists who can’t work (with…

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Remote Ready Readers

An online literacy program designed especially for Prep students who are at a critical time in their early reading journey. Speech Pathologists are traditionally involved in teaching literacy and reading skills to students who are struggling with reading in the classroom. We support students with a strong focus on developing the skills that underpin successful reading.…

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Join us for our online playgroup – weekdays at 10.30-11.15am

We all loved running this program back in March (lockdown #1) and now we’re in lockdown #3 it seems like a great time to bring it back. So….  From Tues 11 August 2020, our FREE online playgroup will be running again. We’d love you to grab your coffee and join us! We can’t promise our…

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Telehealth and Online Services – your questions answered

We’re moving our therapy sessions online from Monday 23 March This applies until further notice, and we’ll be progressing quickly towards that with increased online sessions this week.  Please check out Our COVID-19 Response post for details on what this means for any sessions you currently have booked. Online Therapy Services – is this new…

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A New Era of Therapy: Our COVID-19 Response

At DWSP, we’re a healthcare and education service.  The health and wellbeing of our clients and their families, our staff and the broader community is at the heart of the work we do. Whilst cleanliness and hygiene are always front of mind in our clinics, over the past 2 weeks with the Australian outbreak of…

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Anna begins her career at DWSP…

Hi, I’m Anna and I’m so excited to be joining the DWSP team this year as a new graduate therapist! I have always lived in Melbourne, being only a few minute drive from the Coburg clinic, surrounded by my family, and of course lots of yummy food. I grew up with a love for music,…

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Welcome to Ella – Occupational Therapist

Hello!  My name is Ella and I am an Occupational Therapist who joined the DWSP team at the start of 2020. I am so excited to be joining such a supportive, compassionate and experienced team of therapists. My passion for occupational therapy stems from the belief that it provides a holistic approach to care that…

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We welcome Nataly!

My name is Nataly and I am so excited to be joining the DWSP team. I am amazed at just how much I have learnt in such a short time from the amazing individuals on the team. Everyone brings new knowledge, culture and ‘spice’ to the group, which I am hoping to absorb. I’m originally…

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We welcome the lovely Laura

My name is Laura and I am a speech pathologist who joined the DWSP in October 2019. I am thoroughly enjoying working here at DWSP in our well-equipped clinics and alongside a team full of supportive, kind and experienced clinicians. I have always enjoyed working with people with additional needs. In high school I volunteered…

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