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Speech Pathology

Speech Pathologists provide specialist assessment and management for adults and children who have communication, cognitive and swallowing difficulties.

Communication problems can include difficulty with:

  • Understanding
  • Speaking (finding the right words, slurred speech, voice changes, stuttering)
  • Reading and writing
  • Expressing yourself

Swallowing problems can include:

  • Coughing when eating and drinking
  • Food getting stuck in your throat
  • Difficulty chewing
  • Difficulty managing your saliva (too much or too little)

Barwon Health offer speech pathology services across the organisation. Click the headings below to find out more.

Last Modified: Tuesday, 28 September 2021