PGDip Speech and Language Therapy; BA(hons) Linguistics and Phonetics
Joanne is a Paediatric Speech and Language Therapist. She graduated from City University in London, UK in 2006 after completing a post-graduate diploma in Speech and Language Therapy and a BA in Linguistics and Phonetics prior to that.
Joanne has over 12 years of experience working with children and their families in the UK and Australia and is certified in both countries. She has experience in working for the NHS, not for profits and private practice. She is a passionate Speech Pathologist with experience in assessing and treating children with a range of speech, language and communication difficulties. Her special interest is in autism, social communication difficulties, attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and also pre-school stuttering (Parent Child Interaction – Michael Palin Centre). Joanne’s approach to therapy is family centred, involving parents and carers in every aspect of treatment and ensuring that therapy is realistic and can be built in to daily routines to enable maximum effectiveness.