Happy Children

About Us

Equipping children and young people with the skills they need to thrive and live their best life.

There are miracles and glory in every child. Our glory lies in empowering them to flourish their glory.” 
― Amit Ray

At Chat Well Speech Pathology, we arrive every day inspired to make a positive impact to the lives of children and young people. We exist to help families live happier lives by providing fun, innovative and functional speech therapy services and have a strong emphasis on empowering kids to develop self confidence, independence and a positive attitude towards learning. We are focused on empowering you on how to best support your child’s speech and language development at home. Our passionate and approachable Speech Pathologists implement a personalised, client centred and evidence based service that is positive and engaging to help your child reach their full potential.

Our vision is to empower children and young people with speech and language differences to reach beyond what they thought was possible. We aspire to shape a more positive and hopeful future for children and young people and empower them to create lasting and meaningful communication and connections with their wider community.

 

Our mission is to improve the quality of life for families of children with speech and language differences. We strive to achieve this mission by offering client centred, strength focused and evidence based services targeting the individual speech and language needs of our clients. We work holistically with families and collaborate with other like-minded professionals to promote the best outcome for our clients. 

We abide by a set of core values that are at the heart of how we approach our work and how we treat each other. Our core values are founded on Empowerment, Respect, Excellence and Individuality.

Why Choose Chat Well Speech Pathology?

At Chat Well Speech Pathology, we want all children to thrive, reach their full potential and be empowered to communicate with confidence.  Our caring and experienced team understand every child has a unique way of learning and processing the things that are happening around them and therefore, a ‘one size fits all’ approach simply will not work. That is why, at Chat Well Speech Pathology, we ensure speech therapy aims to cater to your child in the way they learn best with sessions tailored to suit your child’s individual needs.

 

Our unique client centred Speech Pathology practice and passionate Speech Pathologists are here to support you through this journey and ensure you are involved in every step of the process. We understand life can be busy and you're juggling a lot, so we offer a variety of specialist services in the most convenient setting for your family while making sure you and your child feel supported. At Chat Well Speech Pathology, we will guide and support you through the process to develop your child's skills to communicate and grow. We welcome you to join our Chat Well family and enjoy the benefits of our services in the convenience of your own home, Kindergarten, school or in our clinic.

Our extensive experience extends from South Australia to the United Kingdom. We have utilised our specialised skills and expertise supporting children and young people in community clinics, homes and education settings across Adelaide and London including prestigious Guy's and St Thomas' National Health System (NHS) Foundation Trust. 

Our Speech Pathologists are formally trained and/or have extensive experience in delivering speech and language therapy approaches including:

  • It Takes Two to Talk©  - The Hanen Program for Parents of Children With Language Delays 

  • Parent-Child Mother Goose Program 

  • Sounds Write © Literacy Program 

  • Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) © 

  • The Zones of Regulation Framework 

  • Parent Child Interaction (PCI)

  • The Lidcombe Program - Childhood Stuttering Therapy

  • The Attention Autism Programme 

  • Colourful Semantics Approach

  • Social Thinking for Social Skills Development

  • Key Word Sign (KWS)

  • Talking Mats ™

We are registered with  Medicare, private health care funds and provide services to ‘self-managed’ or ‘plan-managed’ National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) clients. We hold Certified Practicing status with Speech Pathology Australia (SPA) and The Health and Care Professionals Council (HCPC) in the United Kingdom. We are committed to ongoing professional development and continuous learning in order to stay up to date with current research and uphold high quality practice. 

We look forward to working with you and your family on this journey!

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Innovative and tailored speech therapy for children.