Speech Pathology Services
Speech pathology services Melbourne
We are passionate about communication. Communication is central to our interactions with others and the world around us. Sometimes, however, our ability to communicate might affect our social participation, job prospects and personal wellbeing.
Our speech pathology services in Melbourne can help with communication, speech and language, and swallowing for any person aged 12 and older. Our speech pathology services are delivered by certified practicing speech pathologists. All programs are supported by evidence-based research and are fully integrated with other Vicdeaf services.
We respect the language preferences and cultural needs of all clients. If you are hard of hearing or Deaf, and developing your communication is important, our speech pathologists can help.
Download our Guide to Speech Pathology Services.
Our speech pathology offer
Our services include a communication assessment*, which involves:
- A comprehensive consultation to understand needs and set goals
- Assessment of abilities in specific areas
- Customised treatments
- Developing listening and communication strategies
- A detailed report with recommendations
- Ongoing support
*Your communication assessment can be in Auslan or English. If you need an Auslan interpreter, ask us when booking your appointment.
Speech, language and literacy
Our speech, language and literacy service may involve:
- Evaluation of communication and language
- Assessment of speech, comprehension and speech production
- Assessment of language comprehension and its use
- Assessment and treatment of vocabulary use and understanding
- Voice training
Swallowing and feeding
Our swallowing and feeding service may involve:
- Meal observation
- Oral examination
- Development of a mealtime profile
Fees may apply for these services. You may be eligible for rebates through Medicare, NDIS or Workcover. Contact us to learn more.
Speech pathology services are currently available at the following sites: