Caitlin Conington- Physiotherapist

Caitlin originates from the United Kingdom where she graduated from the University of Southampton and went on to work within the hospital sector. She worked in a variety of areas such as Intensive Care, Stroke and Acute Respiratory before discovering her passion for Paediatrics. Her experience includes General, Respiratory, Orthopaedic, Musculoskeletal and Developmental Paediatrics. Caitlin…

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Jody Ha- Physiotherapist

Jody Ha - Therapies for Kids Physiotherapist

Jody came from Hong Kong and studied in Sydney. She graduated from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor degree in Physiotherapy. She has experience working in both the community and children hospital rehabilitation settings. After acquiring a few years of experience, Jody has focused her career on the paediatric field because she enjoys helping…

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Tips for interactive reading

Child with picture book

Have you ever sat down to read a book with your child only for them to quickly lose interest? When looking at books, we recommend trying interactive book reading techniques. Interactive book reading is when both the parent and the child participate equally in conversation about the book as they read. The interactive nature is…

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Careers-Exercise Physiologist Riverina

ABOUT US Therapies for Kids is a trans-disciplinary practice offering paediatric services for Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech Pathology. Working together across different therapies allows the team to provide a holistic methodology which has been proven to have a greater impact by helping a child in multiple ways. It is child-centered, specialising in treating ALL…

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Careers – Paediatric Occupational Therapist Sydney

ABOUT US Therapies for Kids is a trans-disciplinary practice offering paediatric services for Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech Pathology. Working together across different therapies allows the team to provide a holistic methodology which has been proven to have a greater impact by helping a child in multiple ways. It is child-centred, specialising in treating ALL…

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Jaya-Sara Jivan – Speech Pathologists

Jaya-Sara is one of our enthusiastic Speech Pathologists who loves helping children communicate in their own individual way. Jaya completed a Masters Degree in Speech Pathology which solidified her interests in working in a paediatric setting. Jaya has a wealth of experience with a range of speech, language, voice and fluency disorders which perfectly complements…

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Phoebe Cheung- Occupational Therapist

Phoebe is a motivated Occupational Therapist who aims to support children and their families to unlock their potential. Prior to study for her occupational therapy degree, she completed a Bachelor of Early Childhood Education and specialised in Special Educational Needs. After a year of experience as an early childhood educator, she continued to follow her…

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Allison Edejer- Speech Pathologists

Allison has a passion for helping individuals gain the confidence to communicate in every possible way. She completed her Bachelor of Applied Science (Speech Pathology) at the University of Sydney and has since worked within schools, preschools and in private practice to deliver evidence-based intervention to both children and adults in the areas of language,…

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Jennifer Kim- Occupational Therapist

Jennifer graduated from the University of Sydney and is a friendly Occupational Therapist here at Therapies for Kids. Jennifer loves working with children alongside their families to achieve their individual goals. She enjoys continously building her knowledge and adopts best practices to assist in unlocking a child’s potential. Jennifer identifies play as an integral part…

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Taylor Bramble- Occupational Therapist

Taylor graduated from the University of Sydney with a Masters of Occupational Therapy. Following her placement at The Children’s Hospital Westmead, Taylor found a passion for enriching children’s pretend play skills to support their cognitive and social development. Taylor is a friendly paediatric Occupational Therapist who loves providing fun and engaging family-centred therapy to achieve…

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Dana Kulezic- Speech Pathologists

Dana is a Speech Pathologist who has always been passionate about helping children achieve their full potential. Whilst completing her undergraduate degree in Medical Science Dana worked with children as an English and Creative Writing tutor. Dana was fascinated by how Speech Pathology combines her love for science and linguistics and as a result commenced…

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Brittany Anderson- Speech Pathologists

Brittany is a goal-driven speech pathologist, committed to driving tangible outcomes for her clients, their families and various stakeholders. Post completion of her Bachelor’s degree in Speech Pathology from ACU, Brittany has been committed to helping children find their confidence in speech across all areas of speech and language. Brittany has experience across a range…

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Adelaide Byrant- Occupational Therapist

Adelaide is an empathetic and caring occupational therapist who completed her Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) at The University of Sydney. She joined the Therapies for Kids team to follow her passion for supporting children and their families. Adelaide is aware of the need for family centered practice which stems from her first hand experience of a family…

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Beijing Winter Paralympics

Beijing Paralympics 2022 Over the next two weeks we are going to be celebrating the 2022 Winter Paralympics in China. At this time I would like to acknowledge 2 organisations that are both recognised by the International Olympic Committee. These are the International Paralympics and the Special Olympics. These are both Not For Profit organisations…

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Allira Evans – Physiotherapist

Allira graduated from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy. Whilst at uni, Allira completed a placement at Therapies for Kids in Narrandera and enjoyed it so much that she continued to volunteer and came back after she graduated to continue working with the team. Her gentle, personable nature and strong advocacy for…

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Rare Disease Day

What is Rare Disease Day? Rare Disease Day is a day to recognise the many people in the world living with conditions that are life threatening or debilitating and affect less than 1 in 2,000 people. The first global event was held in 2008. This year Rare Disease Day is acknowledged on the 28th February…

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Harvey Tate – Marketing Intern

Harvey Tate - Marketing Intern

Harvey is an enthusiastic marketing student who is excited to embark on his marketing career as an Intern at Therapies For Kids. He studies at Macquarie University and has a particular interest in communications and marketing. An adept conversationalist, he enjoys learning and sharing people’s stories.

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Melissa Lomax – Speech Pathologist

Melissa has been working as a Speech Pathologist for over 11 years and holds a Masters of Speech and Language Pathology from the University of Sydney. Melissa has experience working across a variety of speech therapy settings including within community health, the disability not-for-profit sector, and disability within private health. In 2010 she started working…

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Careers – Paediatric Physiotherapist, Riverina

THE ROLE: We are looking for a dynamic Paediatric Physiotherapist to join our transdisciplinary team. Our clients are children aged 0-18. You will work with them and their families to achieve goals and developmental milestones. Your caseload will be a mix of children who are typically developing, as well as children with disabilities. THE CLINIC: Our clinic is state of…

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