SPEECH & LANGUAGE THERAPY
The ability to use language well is one of the greatest gifts you can give your children. Helping them to communicate, to listen and to understand will build the foundation for what they will learn in life.
Shine Speech Therapy is conducted by Helen Knott, an extensively experienced and highly respected speech pathologist. Helen offers a variety of speech and language services to both pre-schoolers and school age children.
About Helen Knott
Helen was awarded top of her year for clinical work at Curtain University in Perth, Western Australia, Helen went on to run language, hearing and learning clinics for children for 25 years, including being Head of Department at the State Child Development Centre for Western Australia and leading a team of child development specialists.
Helen assesses and works with children who present with speech delay, development language delay, language disorders, learning difficulties, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, hearing loss, Dyspraxia, Downs Syndrome, stuttering, voice difficulties and auditory difficulties.
Helen encourages family and teachers to be active in the process of therapy to help the child to use their learnt skills in everyday life. Referrals are accepted by parents, cargivers, teachers, doctors and specialists. Home, school or Shine studio sessions available.