ABOUT THE CLINIC

We provide diagnosis and treatment for speech, language, voice and swallowing difficulties.  We serve clients across all ages, providing high quality personalized speech therapy sessions both in the clinic and at our clients’ homes. 

Why choose us?

We are extremely passionate about what we do and we want to use this passion to encourage, motivate and help our clients improve to the best of their potential.

Our many years of acute hospital experience with many challenging and severe cases have taught us to fight, persevere and not give up on our patients.

We are not just providing therapy, we are here to understand our patients, build a bond with them, and genuinely care for them and their families.

Our sessions are enjoyable and we want to create a positive atmosphere during the treatment.

Who We Are

ABOUT BEATRICE TEO

FOUNDER, DIRECTOR

As a fully registered Speech Therapist under the Allied Health Professional Council in Singapore, Beatrice Teo has many years of experience working in National University Hospital (NUH) and Gleneagles Hospital with both adult and paediatric patients.  

Beatrice is a dedicated Speech Therapist who is passionate about helping her patients improve and recover.   Driven by determination to help her patients improve, Beatrice combines traditional therapy techniques with new evidence-based approaches to tailor the best treatment plan for her patients.  She treats all her patients genuinely and provides them with the best care. Beatrice is known to achieve success in even the most complex cases and is trusted by many renowned doctors and healthcare professionals.

Beatrice is also actively involved in giving talks to doctors, nurses and the public to raise awareness of the benefits of Speech Therapy. She also aims to inspire those living with speech and swallowing difficulties not to lose hope and helps them improve their quality of life.

Beatrice is a certified AHPC supervisor, thus she has trained many Speech Therapists to achieve their clinical competency in the past 8 years as a Speech Therapist.

Accreditation and Certification in:

  • Bachelor of Speech Pathology (La Trobe University, Melbourne)

  • Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)

  • Videofluroscopy (VFS)

  • Vitalstim Therapy

  • Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT)

  • Estill Voice Training

  • McNeill Dysphagia Therapy (MDTP)

  • Certified Allied Health Professional Council (AHPC) supervisor for speech therapists

ABOUT QINGWEN LOO

SPEECH THERAPIST(FULL TIME)

Qingwen is a registered Speech Therapist under the Allied Health Professional Council in Singapore. As a Speech Therapist also accredited under Speech Pathology Australia, Qingwen has several years of experience working in public and private hospitals and aged care facilities in Australia.

Upon returning home to Singapore, Qingwen taps on her knowledge from Australia and combines with her understanding of treatment for local clients, she develops a unique approach of therapy to maximize her client’s progress and quality of life. Qingwen finds significant personal satisfaction in delivering high quality speech therapy services. She also has a passion for voice therapy and have successfully treated many patients with voice disorders such as vocal cord nodules and muscle tension dysphonia.

Qingwen’s cheerfulness and enthusiasm is a strong tool to motivate even the most difficult clients to participate well in therapy. Her therapy sessions are enjoyable, functional and effective. Qingwen works closely with family and other professionals to provide holistic care and support to help her clients reach their maximum potential.

Besides her love in clinical work, Qingwen has also been involved in speech therapy research projects, which enabled her to contribute back to the community through education sessions. She has also successfully guided and mentored newly graduated speech therapists.

Accreditation and Certification in:

  • Masters of Speech Pathology Studies (The University of Queensland)

  • Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT)

  • Voicecraft®

  • Application of Estill in Voice Therapy

ABOUT ELIZABETH TEO

SPEECH THERAPIST (FULL TIME)

Elizabeth is a registered Speech Therapist under the Allied Health Professional Council in Singapore. She is also certified with the State of California and American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

Prior to returning home to Singapore, Elizabeth has worked for more than 4 years in the United States in hospitals, rehabilitation settings and nursing homes. She has successfully helped patients with Stroke, Dementia, Parkinson’s Disease, Pneumonia and Cancer improve on their speech and swallowing function.

Elizabeth is efficient and effective in her approach, placing top priority in ensuring that she achieves success in her patients. Elizabeth has a great understanding of the patients’ needs and is highly motivated to make a genuine change in her patient’s life. Her joy is to be able to see her patients achieve their highest potential.

Elizabeth is trained as a Clinical Fellowship Mentor/Supervisor in the US to supervise Speech Therapy interns and clinical fellows.

Accreditation and certification in:

  • Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders (BIOLA University)

  • Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology (California State University East Bay)

  • ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence Speech-Language Pathology

  • ASHA Special Interest Group (Administration & Supervision)

  • ASHA ACE Award for Continuing Education

  • California License Speech-Language Pathologist

  • State of California Department of Health Care Services (School Audiometrist)

 
 

ABOUT CHERIE LER

Speech Therapist (Part-Time)

Cherie is a registered Speech Therapist under the Allied Health Professionals Council in Singapore; she is also accredited under Speech Pathology Australia. Cherie has experience working with both adults and children in a variety of settings including hospitals, community and aged care facilities and schools in both Singapore and Australia.

Cherie is a strong advocate of the client centered and holistic approach. This is reflected in her delivery of therapy as she incorporates a balance of functional, and evidence-based therapy that is customized to the individual’s needs.  She works closely with the clients’ families and other professionals to achieve her goal of successful intervention.

Cherie’s lively disposition, and desire to genuinely connect with her clients are all strong motivators for them. Her sessions are enjoyable and effective, with an element of challenge to help her clients reach their maximum potential. She is an avenue of support for her clients, providing advice and feedback based on her clinical expertise to help them perceive their own progress in their unique journey of recovery.

Accreditation and certification in:

  • Bachelor of Science in Speech Pathology (Flinders University)
  • Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT)

 

ABOUT JAMIE LOY

SENIOR SPEECH THERAPIST

Jamie is a fully registered Speech Therapist under the Allied Health Professional Council in Singapore. A recipient of the Health Science Scholarship from the Ministry of Health, she graduated from the University of Queensland in 2012 with first class honours (University medallist).

She has experience working with babies and adults at the Singapore General Hospital (SGH) for more than 6 years, and has expertise managing a range of communication and swallowing disorders arising from various etiologies. She has worked with prematurely born babies with feeding difficulties and is experienced in working with adults with communication and swallowing disorders, particularly in the head and neck cancer population. She has also been trained in videofluroscopy and tracheostomy management.

Jamie has also worked with many adults who stutter and has conducted the Camperdown Program using different service delivery models, including individual and group therapy, tele-health, as well as intensive programs.

She has mentored both students and newly graduated speech therapists to achieve clinical competencies and has great enthusiasm for the profession. She is able to build rapport well with clients, and works closely with patients, caregivers and other professionals to provide holistic care and support.

She has initiated and been involved in Speech Therapy related research projects and has presented her studies at international conferences. She continues to actively keep up to date with the latest evidence-based practice to ensure best patient care.

Accreditation and Certification in:

  • Bachelors of Speech Pathology- First Class Honours and University Medal (University of Queensland)
  • Videofluroscopy (VFS)
  • Lidcombe Programme
  • ASHA Special Interest Group (Dysphagia)

ABOUT ISABEL TROMANS

SPEECH THERAPIST (FULL TIME)

Isabel is a fully registered Speech Therapist with the Allied Health Professional Council in Singapore.  She graduated from the University of Sydney and is also accredited under Speech Pathology Australia.


Isabel is skilled in a mixed caseload of children and adults.  She has years of experience working with adults with swallowing and communication difficulties in Khoo Teck Puat Hospital and rehabilitation hospitals under Yishun Health Group. Isabel also has experience working with children with Autism, Global Developmental Delay and Speech and Language Delays/Disorders. 


Isabel’s experience as a former Special Education teacher has given her an advantage in providing a holistic approach to managing her clients beyond Speech & Language Therapy.  She is bubbly and has a ‘never say no’ attitude which has helped her achieve success in many clients.  Isabel is passionate about combining evidence-based practice with client centred goals in order to achieve optimal care and add the most value to her therapy. 

Isabel is able to converse fluently in English, Mandarin and Malay which has helped her build rapport with many clients and their families in Singapore.

 

Accreditation and Certification in:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science – Speech Language Pathology (University of Sydney)
  • Diploma of Child Psychology and Early Education – Early Intervention (Ngee Ann Polytechnic)
  • Assessment, Evaluation and Programming System for Infants and Children (AEPS) – Basic, Intermediate
  • Signing Exact English (SEE) – Basic

ABOUT JOYMARIE SOO

SPEECH THERAPY ASSISTANT/BEHAVIOURAL THERAPIST (FULL TIME)

As a former Canadian English teacher turned aspiring Speech Pathologist, Joymarie has made it her life’s work to help others. She is a certified professional Speech Therapy Assistant as well as a registered Behavioural Technician.  Joymarie graduated from the University of Toronto, Canada with a B.Sc (Hons) in Psychology and Linguistics in 2017.

She is experienced as a Behavioural Therapist in Singapore working with children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Working with age groups from toddlers to teens, she has gained relevant expertise observing and assisting professionally under a registered Speech Therapist.

Joymarie is passionate and determined to help individuals overcome challenges. Through her experience, she has built meaningful relationships with her clients and is always willing to put her clients needs first. Her goal is to work with each individual’s challenges and behaviors to help them improve; rather than setting out wanting to change them, she wishes to provide people with support so that they can have the motivation and skill sets to live the best life they possibly can.

Accreditation and Certification in:

  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) – Psychology and Linguistics, University of Toronto, Canada
  • Professional Certificate in Speech Therapy Assistant, College of Allied Educators, Singapore
  • Registered Behaviour Technician through Consultants for Children, Inc.