Kate Meredith (Principal Speech Pathologist)

Kate’s experience in the profession of Speech Pathology is highly varied. She has skills and experience in:

  • Paediatric feeding
  • Early intervention for children with delayed communication skills i.e. ‘late talkers’.
  • Preschool and school aged language, articulation and fluency.
  • Adolescent language and literacy.
  • Voice therapy for adults with Parkinson’s Disease (LSVT).
  • Consultation to Nursing Homes on modifying diets for residents with swallowing difficulties.
  • Quality services to clients with a range of disabilities (including- but not limited to- Autism Spectrum Disorder, Intellectual Disability and Down’s Syndrome).
  • Assessment and Implementation of Alternative and Augmentative Communication (AAC) Systems, including high tech devices.

Throughout her career, she has worked in the public and private sector. As well as being a skilled student educator, she has mentored a large number of Speech Pathologists clinically and assisted them to develop their skills. Her most recent role in the public sector was as Head of Department at a busy Sydney Hospital, coordinating and maintaining a high quality service to inpatients and outpatients.

She is a dynamic presenter and has a keen interest in Adult Education and training.

Kate is a proud mum of 2 beautiful children.

 

Kate is joined at Educate to Communicate by fellow Speech Pathologists (Rashmi and Hayley), a therapy assistant (Ana) and Practice Manager (Matt).

Please contact one of our friendly staff to discuss your needs!