Speech and Language Development Australia (SALDA) is now Language Disorder Australia.

Please note that the current website will remain online until we launch our new website in upcoming weeks.

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Latest Past Events

Webinar : Writing Across the Curriculum

Speech & Language Development Australia 33 Cubberla Street, Fig Tree Pocket

Language skills are foundational to enable students to successfully transfer their thoughts and ideas into written form. Writing skills are essential for students to access the curriculum. They are an important form of communication and allow students to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of curriculum topics. This webinar aims to discuss the important link between language and the writing process, and will provide...

Webinar: The Language of Maths

Speech & Language Development Australia 33 Cubberla Street, Fig Tree Pocket

What if the biggest challenge for students in learning mathematics was that they just do not understand the words and meanings that are being used to convey maths concepts?  Mathematics has its own language that includes distinct terminology, syntax and symbols.  Students can have difficulty understanding the language of maths because...


Webinar: Building Independence

Speech & Language Development Australia 33 Cubberla Street, Fig Tree Pocket

Students with a Language Disorder are often provided with a high level of support throughout their schooling years. An unintended outcome of this, is that they may develop a dependency on support from others to begin or attempt classroom tasks. Whilst cognition and motivation are widely identified to be key determinants of student...



We put the interests of others above our own and actively seek out opportunities to help.


We love what we do and show this through our enthusiasm, energy and positive mindset.


We have high expectations of ourselves and each other, and continually strive to be better tomorrow than we were today.


We accept responsibility, do what is expected of us and are answerable to each other.


We are friendly, generous and considerate in everything we do.


We deliberately enable others, develop their agency and voice, and are committed to their success.


We show through our everyday actions that we value others as unique individuals, entitled to our high regard and dignity; honouring their difference and contribution.

Our partners

  • Non Schools Organisation
  • QLD Government
  • Independent Schools QLD
  • Griffith University