Jessica joined the Speech Results team in May 2021. Jessica completed a Master of Speech Pathology at La Trobe University, graduating in 2012.
Jessica is a dedicated paediatric Speech Pathologist with 8 years clinical experience in mainstream primary and secondary school settings, both in Australia and the United Kingdom. She has worked with a wide range of children with speech, language and developmental delays, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Intellectual Disability and stuttering. She has particular interest in language disorders and literacy difficulties in school-aged children. She is trained in the Lidcombe Program.
Most recently, Jessica spent 6 years working as a school Speech Pathologist, building close relationships with parents, teachers and other Speech Pathologists to support student development of articulation, language and literacy skills.
Jessica highly values continued Professional Development. She is a member of Speech Pathology Australia and is a Certified Practising Speech Pathologist.
Jessica has always been a strong believer in close collaboration to integrate Speech Pathology goals into the broader picture of the child’s life. A key focus in her work is training other adults around the child in the delivery of therapy, so that the child achieves their therapy goals in the context of their everyday routines and life. Jessica brings enthusiasm, warmth and fun to her sessions, working in close partnership with children and their parents.