Glenelg Speech-Language Pathologist

Glenelg, Victoria

Glenelg Speech-Language Pathology for Kids

Glenelg Speech Pathologist

Welcome, we are Speech Clinic Glenelg. We are an exclusively Paediatric Speech Pathologist that provides services in the Glenelg location. We help 0-18yo children with their speech, language, social interaction, fluency and literacy. We provide speech therapy online in Glenelg – This means children can experience speech pathology in their most comfortable environment, their own home.

Our Clinician and Founder, Lauren, is a PhD Candidate and Research assistant at UQ.

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Why

Speech Clinic?

We value evidence-based practice and family-centred approaches.

We love to support your child’s uniqueness and individual profile in the comfort of their own home environment. We offer a range of suitable appointment times for those who live in Glenelg. Clients love accessing Therapy in their own house, saving you a long trip and providing sessions to your child in their most natural environment, their home.

We can offer before and after school appointments, weekend appointments, and traditional business hours appointments. Please contact us for availability.

Certified & Accredited

Accredited in Hanen (It Takes Two To Talk), Lidcombe therapy, DIR Floortime, PECS + more.

Gold Standard Treatment

We offer interventions such as Lidcombe Therapy that are the Gold Standard.

We’re an Online Speech Therapist

We provide speech therapy in the most natural environment for your child, their home in Glenelg.

NDIS, Medicare + Private

Claim back through Medicare or Private Health - we're compliant.

Certified Practising Speech Pathologist

Lauren Crumlish is a Certified Speech Therapist

Exclusively Paediatric

We assess and work with children of all ages up to 18y.



Our Clinician and Founder

Lauren Crumlish

  • Founder & Clinician
  • Glenelg Speech Pathologist
  • B.Biomed.Sc(Hons.1) MSpPathSt(Hons.1) CPSP
  • PhD candidate at The University of Queensland (UQ)
  • Research Assistant at the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences (UQ)
  • Casual Academic at The University of Queensland (UQ)

Before working as a speech therapist, I worked in the medical research field. I worked at the Queensland Brain Institute and Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology. I am currently undertaking a PhD project at The University of Queensland (UQ). This PhD project examines current clinical practices for children with traumatic brain injuries.

As a paediatric clinician, I work exclusively with children. I have experience working with infants through to late-stage teens in a wide-variety of areas such as – speech clarity, social communication, complex communication and disability, reading and writing, stuttering and language impairments.

If you’re wanting a Speech and Language Therapist in Glenelg, get in touch today.

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Kids’ Speech Therapy in Glenelg

Speech Clinic Glenelg supports children with speech therapy across their childhood and teenage years who live in the Glenelg area. We are strong advocates for early intervention. It’s critically important to recognise signs of potential speech, language, literacy or social difficulties, as this helps us to reduce future impacts on academic success and a child’s social life.

Should we wait and see?
We’re always asked, “when is the best age to start speech therapy?”. As soon as possible is always best. Speech Therapists can complete assessments and provide treatment to kids from 16 months to 18 years old. There is strong evidence supporting early intervention. When a speech therapist can support a child from birth until 4-5 years old, they can reduce the long-term impacts of a communication or language disorder. This gives kids their best chance to be ready for school. Sometimes speech, language, literacy, fluency and social interaction difficulties can become noticeable throughout a child’s schooling years. We also love supporting school-aged kids to reach their full academic and social potential.

Have concerns for your child?

Get in touch with us today to find out more about the services we have available in Glenelg. You can book an appointment time for your child. Please note, we are currently experiencing high demand and may have an extensive waiting list in Glenelg.

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Our Speech Pathologists servicing Glenelg are perfectly equipped to assess and provide therapy in the most familiar environment for your child – within their own home. Together, we craft an individualised, evidence-based intervention plan that will suit you and your child’s needs.

Contact us for availability information and our services for the suburb of Glenelg.

Healthcare Compliant

Claim back on Private Health provider, Medicare or NDIS – we’re fully compliant.

Online Therapy

We are a fully equipped practice, providing therapy in the most natural environment for your child – their home.

Certified & Accredited

Lauren is a Certified Speech Language Pathologist and is accredited in Hanen (ITTTT), Lidcombe Therapy, DIR Floortime and PECS.

Exclusively Paediatric

We provide assessments and therapy to children of all ages.

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