For over 21 years, Speech Results has been helping children with a range of speech, language and learning difficulties.
In that time, the team at Speech Results Ivanhoe have earned an excellent reputation for offering evidence-based and highly engaging Speech and Language Therapy services, great resources and outstanding results.
We are a team of highly experienced Speech Pathologists.
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.
Elissa graduated as a Speech Pathologist in 2003 from La Trobe University. She worked for over five years in the Catholic primary and secondary school system. During this time she worked in partnership with parents and teachers to assist children with a range of communication difficulties to achieve their full potential within the classroom and other settings.
Prior to joining our team, Elissa spent three years working in Early Intervention, with preschool children with developmental delays and disabilities, including Autism and Downs Syndrome. Elissa gained invaluable experience working in a team with other professionals and parents to ensure the best communication outcomes for children, whilst also ensuring intervention was fun and family-centred.
Karen joined the Speech Results team in 2020. She has 14 years experience as a Speech Pathologist working in Early Childhood development, with a particular focus on children aged 0 – 8 years. She has experience in a range of settings including Early Intervention, Mainstream and Special Developmental Schools, Kindergartens and Community Clinics, both in Australia and the United Kingdom.
Karen prides herself on her ability to quickly gain rapport with children and their families and to pitch activities at a level suited to the child’s needs. This creates fun and engaging therapy sessions for all involved.
Stephanie has over 30 years' experience as a Paediatric Speech Pathologist. Her early working experience included Hospitals, Community Health services and Early Intervention. She worked in the United Kingdom for several years and gained invaluable experience in a Language Unit with school aged children with severe language and learning disorders. Stephanie established the Speech Results practice in 1997.
Stephanie is a dedicated Speech Pathologist who enjoys working with families in the long term. She works with a wide range of children with communication, speech and language difficulties. Her particular areas of interest and experience are Developmental Language Disorders, Stuttering, Literacy issues in Primary school-aged children, and Articulation and Phonological disorders. While working directly with the child, Stephanie’s focus is always on parent education and involving parents in the therapy process, to ensure the best outcomes.