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Dear parents 

At Viva speech pathology we do Language Development Centre (LDC) school applications for different schools and areas depending on where you live. These are mainstream smaller sized classrooms and speech pathologists work on-site in the class and to train t...

We are pleased to be able to send 2 children and their carers / parents to Toy Story 4 as part of Lions Cancer Institute's Special Children's Big Day Out on the 29th and 30th of June 2019. Children with cancer or with special needs are being issued tickets by the Lions...

Viva Speech Pathology for children and adults - seeks Speech Pathologists (Part time & Full time) across our clinics to start by 15th of July 2019

There is an exciting opportunity to build up a 2 day a week caseload at Viva Speech Pathology Joondalup clinic (Mon & Tues...

Narrative skills requires a child to integrate vocabulary, grammatical and comprehension skills. Children with well developed narrative skills perform better in writing tasks when they need to produce and structure their own narratives (e.g. retells, recounts, reports,...

Here are some alternative lyrics to this popular song. Sing it slower to fit in these fantastic 3-4 year old (fast/ slow) concepts, past tense (swam) and a complex sentence structure instead of the 'do-do-do-do, baby shark' lyrics'.

The Shark song (with the above concep...

Dear Readers,

From all of us at Viva (that is from L to R; Johanna, Chandni, Rachel, Stacie, Megan, Inge, Rebecca + Lyvia not in photo below), we wish you a:

Merry Christmas and a Happy 2019!

It has been a pleasure to assist our existing clients and families as well as ne...

Narrative skills refer to retelling stories. Children develop this complex skill gradually over time. They are usually already able to retell a story just before their fourth birthday. In order to do this task, students need age appropriate comprehension of the story,...

Hello readers,

Recently I recommended that a professional lady in her thirties go for a CAPD test after evaluating her comprehension skills. Interestingly, she obtained this diagnosis and is now working on her processing skills. It has been quite upsetting for her and h...

Hello Readers!

We are excited to welcome 2 new therapists to our team at our Joondalup clinic. We will have the capacity to offer additional assessment and therapy sessions at our Joondalup clinic (25 Jolstra Crescent in the Joondalup Family centre) all weekdays, Monday...

On the 18th of October 2018, I attended my first meeting to take part in Edith Cowan University's  School of Medical & Health Sciences Speech Pathology consultative committee for 2019/2020. I am excited to make a contribution to the university's ongoing course developm...

** Viva Speech Pathology 0.6 FTE Part-time potential in Joondalup

or 0.8 FTE potential across Joondalup and Tuart Hill clinic**

We are seeking a highly professional and experienced speech pathologist, competent across all main paediatric areas of practice to be remunerat...

Dear Readers,

Parents or guardians of children can obtain up to 4 Medicare rebates on Autism assessment sessions at Viva speech pathology, when referred by their paediatrician. If the child / student meets criteria for this diagnosis, they can access Medicare rebates on...

As a parent myself of two little ones, I can really relate to this image showing a beautiful moment of communication! These are the moments of connection, that I find myself looking forward to each day so that I can commit them to memory and treasure them.

In our work a...

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