Many parents come to us because they are looking for fresh, innovative ways to treat their child, having already tried working with other professionals.
We understand the unique challenges children face with communication and with vast experience, and continual focus on paediatrics, we provide treatments for a number of common challenges including:
The qualified speech pathologists at Talking in Steps see a great deal of children with an autism spectrum disorder. We are highly experienced in the assessment of communication difficulties seen in autism and designing therapy goals and strategies to enable your child to gain the most from therapy.
Picture Exchange Communication by Pyramid Education- which teaches the child to make requests and communicate by focusing on their visual strengths.
Focuses on helping children master the building blocks of relaxing, communicating and thinking, rather than symptoms of ASD alone.
The Developmental Individual Difference, Relationship -based (DIR/floortime) Model is a developmental and interdisciplinary framework that helps clinicians, parents and educators conduct an intervention program tailored to the unique challenges and strengths of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
We also provide a number of services to adults, especially within the aged care setting. Our speech pathologists service many aged care facilities in Sydney and are able to see adult clients in our clinic or in the comfort of their own environment. Our team provides treatment for issues such as:
Our speech pathologists are also able to assist by providing advice and education on diet modifications as well as swallowing techniques and exercise.
We can also provide a variety of staff and family education seminars as requested.