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  • Who’s Who in the Therapy Zoo?

    Shaun Ziegenfusz | Manager, Research & Advocacy   Finding out that your child with Developmental Language Disorder (formerly Specific Language Impairment) or other developmental conditions needs specialist health and medical treatment can be a confronting experience for many families. Fortunately, we live in a community that offers excellent medical…

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  • A day in the life of a . . . speech pathologist

      Hi, I’m Tom. I’m a speech language pathologist with SALDA at The Glenleighden School. I started at Glenleighden in January 2019, working in Senior School. I work with students from Grades 7 – 12, who all have difficulties using and understanding language. My role is to support their…

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  • Your gift will help many children and young people with speech, language and related disorders to find their voice. Your support will help families access specialist education, therapy and support.

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  • Raising funds for Speech & Language Development Australia is a fun and empowering way for you to get active and make a real difference in the lives of children and young people with speech, language and related disorders.

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  • All the latest news and stories from the SALDA and Glenleighden teams.

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  • Speech & Language Development Australia (SALDA) is the nation’s peak body supporting and advocating for the needs of children and young people with speech, language and communication needs. For over 40 years our not-for-profit organisation has developed a unique, multidisciplinary approach to helping the 1 in 14 children with…

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  • Speech & Language Development Australia is grateful for the incredible support provided, every year, by Australia’s corporate community. Your support is just as vital as ever to ensure that every child is given the opportunity to find their voice and to live life to the full. A corporate partnership…

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  • At Speech & Language Development Australia we believe when people have a voice their thoughts, feelings and aspirations are recognised by others. They possess the capacity to make an impact, both on their own personal situation, as well as the broader community, through their actions and words. By leaving…

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