Our Top 5 Apps For Adult Speech Pathology

By |2021-07-31T03:55:33+00:00April 26th, 2021|Categories: Disability, Rehabilitation|Tags: , , , |

There are hundreds of available apps for adult speech pathology. How do you know which app to choose? How can iPad apps help an adult improve their communication and swallowing skills? As a community-based, mobile speech pathology practice, we have been using iPads for years. It is astounding how helpful our iPads are. We [...]

Are you thinking about speech pathology telepractice security?

By |2021-07-31T03:55:45+00:00March 17th, 2021|Categories: Health Promotion|Tags: , , |

Speech pathology telepractice really took off during the COVID-19 pandemic, and for good reason. Telepractice enabled clients to continue receiving support from speech pathologists. Clients' lives were not negatively impacted by "lockdown". We talked about Wollongong Speech Pathology's telepractice service in an earlier article, which you can access here. In the rush of moving [...]

Christmas Hours 2020

By |2021-07-31T03:55:50+00:00December 2nd, 2020|Categories: Health Promotion|Tags: |

Merry Christmas for 2020! Thanks for another wonderful year We are passionate about our work as speech pathologists, and are lucky to have such a great network of clients and colleagues. Thank you for the opportunity to work together in 2020. Here are our operating hours for this festive season: Business as usual until 21 December 2020 [...]

‘COVID safe’ home visits

By |2021-07-31T03:56:01+00:00May 24th, 2020|Categories: Health Promotion|Tags: , , |

Wollongong Speech Pathology is gradually returning to face-to-face services! This article explains the steps we are taking to provide 'COVID safe' home visits. The same steps apply to all of our face-to-face services. We want to make sure everyone is healthy and safe, no matter where the service takes place. It is very important [...]

Speech Pathology Telepractice

By |2021-07-31T03:56:19+00:00March 24th, 2020|Categories: Health Promotion|Tags: , , , , |

Wollongong Speech Pathology is now offering speech pathology telepractice. In this article we explain what telepractice is, why we do it, and tips to make it most effective. What is speech pathology telepractice? Speech pathology telepractice, also known as speech pathology telehealth, means the delivery of speech pathology services at a distance, using technology. [...]

Christmas Hours 2019

By |2021-07-31T03:56:29+00:00November 28th, 2019|Categories: Health Promotion|Tags: |

Merry Christmas for 2019! Thanks for another wonderful year We are passionate about our work as speech pathologists, and are lucky to have such a great network of clients and colleagues. Thank you for the opportunity to work together in 2019. Here are our operating hours for this festive season: Business as usual in December 2019 CLOSED [...]

My top five tips for working with the NDIS (National Disability Insurance Scheme)

By |2021-07-29T22:22:45+00:00March 8th, 2018|Categories: Disability|Tags: , |

With the National Disability Insurance Scheme now in full-swing down in the Illawarra, I’m taking a moment to stop and ask myself, “how are we going as NDIS Providers”? I’ve pulled together my top 5 tips for working with the NDIS, which help me to provide quality Disability services My Top Five for working with [...]

It’s here! Celebrating the NDIS Illawarra

By |2017-09-28T12:55:01+00:00September 28th, 2017|Categories: Disability|Tags: , , |

About the NDIS Illawarra Family Fun Day On Saturday 26th August I was out at Kembla Grange Raceway, welcoming the NDIS to the Illawarra. This was the official "launch party" for the NDIS in the Illawarra and the turnout was impressive. I really enjoyed seeing the positive interactions between participants, their families, and service providers. [...]

What’s it like having a speech pathology placement in private practice?

By |2017-09-27T11:07:35+00:00August 31st, 2017|Categories: Aged Care, Disability, Rehabilitation|Tags: , , |

What is it like to have a speech pathology placement in private practice? Great question! This guest blog post was written by a speech pathology student, Sarah El-Wahsh. Sarah completed her final speech pathology placement with us in August 2017. She gives us some great insights into a placement in private practice.... Learning beyond the [...]

Group communication therapy

By |2021-07-25T23:46:03+00:00June 12th, 2017|Categories: Groups, Rehabilitation|Tags: , , , , |

We have wanted to offer group communication therapy for a long time now, and finally we are ready! Please spread the word. Groups are a fun, supportive way to practice communication skills. They are a recommended method of treatment after a stroke (read more here: Australian Aphasia Rehab Pathway). Our therapy groups are going to be dynamic. [...]

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