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Speech Pathologist, Director

Flying Start Children's Therapy

Tess is a paediatric speech pathologist with a passion for supporting children with a range of speech, language, communication and social difficulties. With over 16 years experience working in paediatrics, Tess has special interests in Early Intervention and Early Childhood.
Tess has a depth of knowledge in the areas of early and preschool language development, social communication and speech sounds (articulation/phonology), with a special interest in Autism Spectrum Disorder and social and pragmatic language development, where she has been in diagnostics since 2012.
Tess is passionate about working with children with additional needs and ensuring that clients have fun whilst they are undergoing therapy. She believes it is important to incorporate practical tools and strategies that your child can continue practicing at home. 
An active participant in Speech Pathology Australia’s professional self-regulation program Tess is is a Certified Practicing Speech Pathologist who is committed to keeping up with new advancements in the field.

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