Professional. Experienced. Caring. Trusted.

One of Melbourne’s most experienced and comprehensive private providers of Speech and Occupational Therapies; we offer a wide range of services to clients, families and schools for over 11 years.  Let us match you with the therapist who best suits your needs.

We provide clinic based, Telehealth, and mobile independent therapy services across Melbourne’s inner North and West, offering a tailored approach for all clients from babies through to adults, with a Telehealth (online) service supporting clients Australia-wide and internationally.

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

We provide convenient online services in your home, with experienced therapists who are warm, engaging and Medicare registered.  We also have 4 bright and comfortable clinics based in Thornbury, Coburg, Footscray and Eltham

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Booking an Appointment

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Where we are:

We provide therapy services in 4 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.

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

Swallowing Awareness Day

On the 17th of March Speech Pathology Australia hostedSwallowing Awareness Day. Many Australians have difficulty swallowing and it can occur at any stage of life. Swallowing disorders or, dysphagia, can greatly affect the quality of life for sufferers. Difficulty swallowing can lead to greater risk of choking, malnutrition, and dehydration. In infants and children this…

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Welcome Jade to the OT team…

Jade (far right) Mario Karting in Tokyo, Japan – her favourite country in the world! My name is Jade, and I am so excited to have come on board the DWSP team as an occupational therapist. From the get-go it is clear that DWSP prides itself on team culture and continued professional learning and development,…

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We are hiring – come join us!

Our Team is Growing… Over the last year we have seen an increase in demand for Speech Pathology and Occupational Therapy services in the schools we work in, and in our clinics.  We’re on the search for some new team members! We run practices across (Thornbury, Eltham, Footscray and Coburg) as well as in schools…

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