Our Story

AMAZING SPEECH THERAPY is started from a simple dream from our founder Beatrice Teo. With a desire to break out of traditional speech therapy boundaries and a vision to INNOVATE and CREATE NEW POSSIBILITIES for those living with communication and swallowing difficulties, she started her private practice in April 2016. Over the years, we have expanded our team of dynamic and passionate specialist speech therapists who all believed in the same vision and to genuinely make a difference in someone’s lives.

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Amazing Speech Therapy Pte. Ltd. is a registered member with Singapore Centre for Social Enterprise (raiSE) and we support their vision to develop a caring and inclusive society in Singapore.

We are a Baby Bonus Approved Institution

What We Do

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

For clients who prefer online speech therapy, we help them focus on recovery through our digital platform at TeleHope.sg. With TeleHope, our clients have the flexibility to receive therapy on any device, anywhere at their convenience. 

Meet The Team

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 before starting her private practice. 

Beatrice is a dedicated Speech Therapist who is passionate about helping her patients improve and recover. Driven by a 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 9 years as a Speech Therapist.

Accreditations and Certifications in:

  • Bachelor of Speech Pathology 2011 (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
  • Associate Lecturer (Speech Therapy) at The University of Queensland
  • Awarded as one of 40 under 40 leaders of NCSS (National Council of Social Services) Singapore 
MOONA ISLAM

ABOUT MOONA ISLAM

PRINCIPAL SPEECH THERAPIST

Moona is from London and has been practising as a Speech Therapist for almost 10 years. She has been working in Singapore for 4 years and is a fully registered Speech Therapist as well as a clinical supervisor under the Allied Health Professional Council in Singapore. Moona graduated with a Masters’ degree from City, University of London.

Moona specialises in working with children with complex needs, trained in both communication and swallowing disorders. Moona has gained extensive knowledge and skills working with infants, children and adolescents with mild to severe disorders, including challenging behaviour.

She uses a holistic approach to achieve the best possible outcomes. Moona has worked with clients from multicultural backgrounds, is respectful and able to adapt accordingly.

Moona’s greatest hope is to develop innovative solutions to help as many clients (children and adults) to access proper Speech Therapy services, as well as raise awareness locally and internationally.

Accreditations and Certifications in:

  • Master of Science in Speech and Language Therapy (City, University of London, United Kingdom)
  • Manchester Post Basic Dysphagia Course (Manchester, United Kingdom)
  • Sequential Oral Sensory (SOS) Approach to Feeding
  • Wolf and Glass Feeding Training
  • Cervical Auscultation Training
  • Hanen: It Takes Two To Talk (Melbourne, Australia)
  • Makaton For Professionals
  • Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)
  • Treatment and Education of Autistic and related Communication Handicapped Children (TEACCH)
  • Managing Incidents of Challenging Behaviour by Dave Hewitt
  • Telepractice in Speech Therapy – Principles and Practicalities
  • DIR101 and DIR Floortime: promoting functional emotional developmental capacities, reflective thinking, and overall mental health for all children and adults, including those with special needs.
  • Certified Allied Health Professional Council (AHPC) supervisor for speech therapists

ABOUT CATHERINE GRANT

PRINCIPAL SPEECH THERAPIST

Catherine is from Manchester, England and has been practising as a Speech Therapist for more than 8 years. She has 3 years of experience working in Singapore and is registered under the Allied Health Profession Council in Singapore. Catherine graduated with a First-Class Honours degree in Speech Language and Pathology from Manchester Metropolitan University.

Catherine specialises in working with children with mild to complex needs in clinical practice, Early Intervention Centres, homes and inclusive pre-schools. She has advanced clinical knowledge and skills both in assessing and working with infants, children and adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Down’s Syndrome, Global Developmental Delay (GDD), Cerebral Palsy, phonology, speech and language delay or disorder.

She also has special interest and specialises in stuttering difficulties in children and adults.

Catherine believes in empowering parents to support their child’s potential through meaningful and enjoyable engagement. Her enthusiasm and encouraging nature helps her to build a strong rapport with children and their families. Catherine is very familiar with working with families from multicultural backgrounds.

Accreditations and Certifications in:

  • First Class Honours degree in Speech Language and Pathology (Manchester Metropolitan University, United Kingdom)
  • Hanen: More than Words
  • Makaton For Professionals
  • Sequential Oral Sensory (SOS) Approach to Feeding
  • Food Selectivity in Children (M. Suarez PhD)
  • Treating Stuttering in Young Children (S. Yaruss PhD)
  • The Fluency Trust: Advanced Dysfluency Training (Swindon NHS Trust/Fluency Trust)
  • Specific Language Impairments in Children (S. Redmond PhD)
  • CAS treatment for School Age Children (R. Stoekcel PhD)
  • Speech/Resonance Disorders and Velopharyngeal Dysfunction (A. Kummer PhD)
  • Sensory Modulation in Early Intervention (J.L. Clark)
  • Certified Health Care Professional Council (HCPC) supervisor

ABOUT VIVIAN TAN

PRINCIPAL SPEECH THERAPIST

Vivian is a fully registered Speech Therapist with the Allied Health Professional Council. She also has clinical education experience and is a certified clinical supervisor. Vivian holds a Bachelor of Applied Science (Speech Pathology) from the University of Sydney.

Vivian has more than 10 years of experience working in hospital, school and private settings. She has advanced clinical skills in the assessment and management of a wide range of paediatric speech, language and communication disorders. Vivian is a strong proponent of child-centred and family-centred practise. She believes in empowering parents to support their children’s potential with collaborative work.

Accreditations and Certifications in:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Speech Pathology) (University of Sydney, Australia)
  • Hanen: It Takes Two To Talk
  • Sequential Oral Sensory (SOS) Approach to Feeding
  • Cervical Auscultation Training
  • Oral Placement Therapy & A Three-Part Treatment Program for Oral Placement Therapy
  • Innovations in Speech Therapy: Telepractise and Simulated Learning
  • Orton-Gillingham Approach
  • Certified Supervisor for Speech Therapists with Allied Health Professions Council Singapore

ABOUT JUNWEI ZHENG

PRINCIPAL SPEECH THERAPIST

Jun is a fully registered speech and language therapist and a clinical supervisor under the Allied Health Professional Council in Singapore and is also accredited under the Speech Pathology Australia.

 Jun has been practicing as a Speech Therapist for 10 years. She is skilled in working with both adults, adolescents and children across domains of Speech Therapy. Jun has worked extensively with adult patients across different specialisation including head and neck cancer, burns trauma, palliative care, geriatrics, respiratory as well as neurological origins. Her clinical experience also extends working with children with children with autisum spectrum disorders, developmental language disorders, speech and language delays / disorders. She is also highly experienced in treating individuals across the ages with fluency disorders.

Jun believes in a collaborative approach with clients and/or their caregivers to achieve the best possible outcomes. 

Accreditations and Certifications in:

  • The Lidcombe Program
  • Hanen Certification Workshop: More Than Wordsâ
  • Hanen Certification Workshop: It Takes Two to Talkâ
  • TalkTools® 3-Part Treatment Plan for Oral Placement Therapy (OPT)
  • Orton-Gillingham (OG) Preschool Course
  • McNeil Dysphagia Therapy Program
  • Social Thinking® Emotions: More Than We Think and All That We Feel
  • Social Thinking® Across the Home and School Day: The ILAUGH Model
  • Solution Focused Brief Therapy
  • RESTART-DCM
  • Post-Laryngectomy Rehabilitation Workshop (GPR Academy)
  • Certified Allied Health Professional Council (AHPC) Supervisor
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association International Affiliate, America  

ABOUT SITI MUSA

SENIOR SPEECH THERAPIST

Siti is a fully registered speech and language therapist and a clinical supervisor under the Allied Health Professional Council in Singapore and is also accredited under the Speech Pathology Australia.

In Australia, she had worked with children from birth to school-age children focusing on speech and language delay/disorders and stuttering. She worked mainly in community settings, schools, hospitals, and rural settings.

In Singapore, Siti’s work experience encompassed a diverse range of paediatric clinical experiences. She had worked in a voluntary welfare organisation and private therapy centre where she sees birth to school-age children with multiple medical conditions, childhood apraxia of speech, speech and language delay or disorder, autism, and global developmental delay.

Siti’s cheerful and bubbly character, and her passion to work with children allows her to build rapport easily with her clients. Siti’s passion and determination are also reflected in her efforts to go the extra mile for the child and support parents through this difficult journey.

Accreditations and Certifications:

  • Masters in Speech Pathology (Curtin University, Australia, Perth)
  • Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) Basic and Advanced
  • Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets (PROMPT) Technique
  • The Hanen Programme –It Takes Two To Talk
  • Social Thinking- The ILAUGH Model
  • DIR Floortime
  • Certified Allied Health Professional Council (AHPC) Supervisor for Speech Therapists

ABOUT BRENDA BOH

SENIOR SPEECH THERAPIST 

Brenda is a fully registered Speech-Language Therapist and a clinical supervisor under the Allied Health Professions Council in Singapore. She graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Masters in Speech and Language Pathology.

She started her Speech Therapy journey in Singapore General Hospital (SGH) in 2015. In the acute hospital and rehabilitation setting, she acquired training in managing babies, children and adults with feeding, swallowing, speech, language, voice and cognitive impairments.

Brenda has worked with adult patients across a wide range of disciplines, such as Geriatric, Surgical, Oncology, Cardiology, Respiratory and Neurology. Her clinical experience also extends to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and High Dependency wards, where she was trained to evaluate preterm and term babies with bottling difficulties and potential swallowing disorders. She has also assessed babies with feeding difficulties by checking their oral-motor skills and possible sensitivities that impact their overall acceptance of food.

Brenda enjoys working and collaborating with a multidisciplinary team to provide holistic management for patients. She delights in sharing and imparting knowledge and clinical skills to new and junior Speech Therapists through clinical supervision and mentoring. Brenda also believes in empowering caregivers by educating them and providing info-counselling to facilitate rehabilitation and recovery of speech, language and swallowing impairments.

Accreditations and Certifications in:

  • Master of Science in Speech and Language Pathology (National University of Singapore)
  • Sequential Oral Sensory (SOS) Approach to Feeding
  • MORE – Integrating the Mouth with Sensory and Postural Functions
  • TalkTools: 3- Part Treatment Plan for Oral Placement Therapy
  • Certified Allied Health Professional Council (AHPC)  supervisor for Speech Therapists

ABOUT WANDA WIJAYA

SENIOR SPEECH THERAPIST

Wanda is a fully registered Speech and Language Therapist with the Allied Health Professions Council in Singapore. She also holds an Honours degree in Psychology and is a registered member of the British Psychological Society.

Born in Jakarta, Wanda is a global citizen who was educated and has worked in Singapore, Australia, and the UK. Prior to becoming a Speech and Language Therapist, Wanda was a behavioural therapist and shadow teacher for children with autism. In various capacities, she has experienced working with the adult, geriatric, and paediatric populations in different settings such as schools, private clinics, home therapies, and hospitals.

Wanda works with both children and adults with various difficulties. These include stuttering, speech sound disorders, language delays and disorders, apraxia of speech, selective mutism, social communication disorder, and feeding or swallowing disorders. Regardless of age, Wanda tailors her sessions to meet the needs of every client. This ranges from working with other professionals to involving caregivers in therapy; ensuring that the most supportive environment is created for the clients she sees. Wanda has a genuine, caring personality that helps her build strong connections with her clients and their families. She is also fluent in both English and Bahasa Indonesia, and is happy to conduct therapy in either language.

Accreditations and certifications in:

  • BSc (Honours) Psychology (University of Nottingham, UK)
  • MSc Speech and Language Pathology (National University of Singapore, Singapore)
  • Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets (PROMPT) Technique
  • Sequential Oral Sensory (SOS) Approach to Feeding
  • Hanen: It Takes Two to Talk
  • Hanen: More Than Words
  • Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)
  • TalkTools: 3-Part Treatment Plan for Oral Placement Therapy
  • Dynamic Temporal & Tactile Cueing (DTTC) for Speech Motor Learning
  • Childhood Apraxia of Speech: Kaufman Methods for Evaluation and Treatment (K-SLP)
  • The PLAY Project (Introductory Course)
  • Assessing And Treating Selective Mutism
  • Nuffield Dyspraxia Programme (NDP-3)
  • DIR Floortime (Introductory Course)
  • Evidence Based Interventions and Strategies for Children with Developmental Language Disorder (DLD)
  • Assessment, Making Differential Diagnosis, and Treatment Strategies for Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS)
  • Infant Feeding Foundations Workshop
  • Inside Out Sensory Integration Certificate for SLPs
  • Cari Ebert’s Sensory for the SLP

ABOUT JAYNE TOH

SENIOR SPEECH THERAPIST

Jayne is a fully registered Speech and Language Therapist with the Allied Health Professions Council in Singapore. She graduated from The University of Melbourne with a Masters in Speech Pathology and Bachelors in Biomedicine.

During her training in Australia, Jayne had opportunities working with children and adults in a variety of settings including hospitals, community centers, schools, and private clinics.

In Singapore and Malaysia, Jayne has worked mainly with children at schools, homes and private clinics. These include children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Global Developmental Delay (GDD), Down’s Syndrome, Speech and Language Delay/Disorder and Social Skills difficulties.

Jayne highly values a family-centered and multidisciplinary approach to therapy. She believes that consistent collaboration with families and other professionals is pertinent to effective intervention. Jayne aims to make therapy a positive experience for clients and their families. She aspires to deliver therapy through fun and engaging activities tailored to her client’s needs and interests. Her caring nature helps her build strong rapport with her clients and families. She is able to converse in English, Mandarin and Malay.

Accreditations and certifications in:

  • Master of Speech Pathology (The University of Melbourne)
  • Bachelor of Biomedicine (The University of Melbourne)
  • Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) Training (Level 1 & 2)
  • Three-Part Treatment Plan for Oral Placement Therapy (Level 1)
  • OPT: Assessment and Program Plan Development (Level 2)
  • Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets (PROMPT)
  • DIR Floortime 101
  • Nuffield Dyspraxia Programme (NDP-3)
  • Essentials of Praxis Intervention for Children with Autism
  • Assessment and Treatment of Childhood Apraxia of Speech
  • Lidcombe Program
  • Infant Feeding Foundations Workshop

ABOUT CELESTE CHEW

SENIOR SPEECH THERAPIST

Celeste is a fully registered Speech and Language Therapist with the Allied Health Professions Council (AHPC) in Singapore. She graduated from University College London (United Kingdom) with a Bachelors in Speech Sciences in 2015.

During her training in London, Celeste worked with both the paediatric and adult population across a variety of settings, including community clinics, schools and clients’ homes. 

Celeste has more than 6 years of professional experience in Singapore working with the adult and geriatric population in different settings, including acute hospital, community hospital, outpatient clinic and nursing homes. She has experience in managing swallowing and communication disorders in this population. Despite the fast-paced working environment in these settings, Celeste is passionate about holistic care and aims to integrate all aspects of a client’s life during therapy. In the course of her work, she has developed empathy not only for her clients, but also for their caregivers and other healthcare professionals.

Celeste has developed a keen interest in managing swallowing and communication disorders in tracheostomised clients, and has seen clients from the acute stage through till discharge and in the community. She was also involved in projects which aim to improve the quality of care provided in the settings that she has worked in.

Born and raised in Singapore, Celeste is fluent in English and Mandarin, and has provided Speech Therapy treatment in both languages. Through countless caregiving training that she has provided, she has picked up simple Malay and Chinese dialects as well.

Accreditations and certifications in:

  • Bachelors of Science – Speech Sciences (University College London, United Kingdom)
  • Licensed Speech-Language Therapy, Allied Health Professions Council (AHPC) Singapore
  • Certified Allied Health Professional Council (AHPC) supervisor for Speech Therapists
  • Videofluoroscopic Study of Swallowing (VFS)
  • Managing swallowing and communication disorders for tracheostomy
  • Problem Solving Tracheostomy Tubes for the Speech-Language Pathologist by Northern Speech Services
  • Community Care Merit Award (2018): Improving Safe Feeding Practices for Dysphagic Patients in a Community Hospital
  • Quality improvement project (2019): Bedside Swallowing Screening Test for Acute Stroke Patients
DEBORAH QUEK

ABOUT DEBORAH QUEK

SPEECH THERAPIST 

Deborah is fully registered Speech and Language Therapist under the Allied Health Professionals Council in Singapore. She holds a Bachelor of Science (Speech Pathology) from Curtin University (Western Australia), and has clinical experience in Singapore and Australia with the adult and paediatric population in different settings; such as schools, private clinics, home therapies, hospital and community settings.

Deborah has a strong commitment to delivering evidence-based practice and working collaboratively with clients and their caregivers to empower them towards achieving their speech and communication goals. She desires to educate parents on effective techniques to communicate with their children, while enabling them to have fun in the process and build strong bonds. Engaging in a play based approach allows her to be curious about each client as they interact in their own unique way, to form a strong therapeutic relationship. Her interests lie in the areas of paediatric speech and language, literacy and special needs.

She is able to converse in both English and Mandarin, which supports her ability to provide intervention in either language, as well as provide caregiver training to families with bilingual backgrounds.

Accreditation and certification in:

  • Bachelor of Science in Speech Pathology (Curtin University)
  • Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS Level 1)
  • Sounds Write Phonics Programme
  • Talk 4 Writing Literacy Strategy

ABOUT SHAFIQAH

SPEECH THERAPIST 

Shafiqah is a fully registered speech and language therapist under the Allied Health Professional Council in Singapore. She is a graduate of Curtin University in Perth, Western Australia.

In Australia, she has had experience with the paediatric and adult populations in a variety of settings including hospitals, residential aged care facilities, private practices and schools. She has also had experience as a support worker for families of children and adolescents with special needs and was a youth mentor to Australian Indigenous youths in Australia.

In Singapore, Shafiqah has worked with mainly children in the private practice and school settings. She has experience with children with difficulties such as language delays and disorders, social communication disorders, speech sound disorders, and stuttering.

Shafiqah has a gentle, genuine and caring nature that translates well to building rapport with families and clients. She is a strong advocate for evidence-based practice and takes a client-centred and holistic approach to therapy. She works collaboratively with her clients and their families to facilitate gains beyond therapy and to generalise skills to everyday life.

Accreditations and certifications in:

  • Bachelor of Science in Speech Pathology (Curtin University)
  • Diploma of Child Psychology and Early Education – Early Intervention (Ngee Ann Polytechnic)
  • Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) –Basic
  • Hanen:  More Than Words
  • DIR Floortime 101
  • Word-Finding Intervention: Retrieval Strategies For Semantic And Phonological Based Word-Finding Difficulties
  • The PLAY Project (Introductory Course)
  • Member of the Speech and Language Therapy Singapore (SaLTS)

ABOUT ANABELLA SEAH

SPEECH THERAPIST 

Anabella is a fully registered Speech and Language Therapist under the Allied Health Professions Council in Singapore.

Anabella has worked with both children and adults in various capacities. She started her journey with the paediatric population; conducting therapy during home visits, in a special needs school and hospital, and as a shadow teacher in a preschool. She found joy in helping children with special needs communicate more effectively in her roles as a speech therapist and behavioural therapist. Subsequently, she further honed her clinical skills at a local restructured hospital, where she had a varied caseload comprising geriatric patients and adult clients with neurological injuries or other acute medical and surgical conditions. She has helped clients with swallowing impairments, aphasia, dysarthria and apraxia of speech.

Anabella collaborates with families and caregivers to achieve goals through evidence-based approaches. She understands that every individual is unique and strives to ensure therapy is personalized to each individual’s background and needs. Anabella’s fun-loving and genuine personality enables her to build relationships with clients and their families. She believes in making therapy fun and functional, to encourage learning and generalization of skills. In her free time, she enjoys cycling and doing embroidery.

Accreditations and certifications in:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Speech Sciences and Special Education (University of British Columbia, Canada)

  • MSc in Speech and Language Pathology (National University of Singapore)

  • Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)

  • Lee Silverman Voice Treatment

ABOUT JODIE POH

SPEECH THERAPIST 

Jodie is a registered Speech and Language Therapist with the Allied Health Professionals Council (AHPC) in Singapore and is also accredited under Speech Pathology Australia. She earned her master’s degree in Speech Pathology from the University of Melbourne. 

During her time in Australia, Jodie gained valuable experiences working with adults and school-aged children across various settings such as hospitals, community clinics, rehabilitation centres and schools. In Singapore, she worked in an inclusive pre-school supporting the early intervention program (EIP), conducting individual therapy as well as social skills groups. She is experienced with children of neurodiverse backgrounds, autism spectrum disorder (ASD), global developmental delay (GDD), childhood apraxia of speech, as well as speech and language disorder/delays.

Jodie has a bubbly and fun-loving personality and is well-loved by her clients. She keeps therapy fun through play-based intervention and tailors her approach to each child. Jodie recognises the important role caregivers play and involves them heavily throughout the therapeutic journey, where family collaboration is central to success.

When not reading up on the latest evidence or coming up with creative new ideas, Jodie enjoys being a plant-mum, dog-mum and searching for the best coffee in Singapore!

Accreditations and certifications in:

  • Master of Speech Pathology (University of Melbourne)
  • Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)

ABOUT KRYSTAL DHARMADJI

SPEECH THERAPIST ASSISTANT

Born in Jakarta and raised in Singapore, Krystal is a graduate of the University of British Columbia with a BA in Speech Sciences and Special Education.

A keen learner who is passionate about therapy and education, Krystal is starting her career with Amazing Speech Therapy as a Speech Therapist Assistant. She will transition to a Speech and Language therapist role once certified with the Allied Health Professions Council Singapore next year.

Prior to this professional role, Krystal has experience with early intervention programs by supporting teachers in classrooms and helping children with self-regulation through intervention practices. She looks forward to interacting with children through therapy and spreading happiness with her cheery disposition.  Krystal believes in the strong values of community, where she aims to foster a safe and supportive environment with the families she works with.

When she’s not helping others, she enjoys breaking a sweat through spin or HIIT classes, advocating for both mental and physical health.

Accreditations and certifications in:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Speech Sciences and Special Education (University of British Columbia, Canada)

ABOUT SALLY TING

PRINCIPAL OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST

Sally completed her occupational therapy degree at the Auckland University of Technology (New Zealand) and is a fully registered occupational therapist with NZOT and AHPC Singapore. She has also completed her Master of Gerontology at SUSS (SG).

She has more than 8 years of working experience in different settings in Singapore.  Her breadth of posting includes but is not limited to Orthopaedics, Geriatrics, Neurology, Rehabilitation and Psychological Medicine. She also has experience working in the community in NZ with children and younger adults.

Sally views her experiences with different client groups have shaped her to provide client centred care, collaborating with families, caregivers and community partners to develop personalised plans to assist with their needs in the home, schools and community.

She also believes in the unique abilities of children with special needs helping them achieve functional tasks and explore their interests through therapy. Sally looks forward to making a difference in each and every one of the young people’s lives she touches.

Accreditations and Certifications in:

  • Masters of Gerontology (2019)
  • Singapore Association of Occupational Therapy
  • Bachelor’s Degree of Health Science (Occupational Therapy) (2010)
  • Allied Health Professions Council (AHPC) Fully Registered Occupational Therapist
  • Registered Occupational Therapist in New Zealan

ABOUT MICHELLE LOW

EDUCATION THERAPIST/ HEAD OF EARLY INTERVENTION PROGRAMME

As a former Allied Educator in an MOE school, Michelle is passionate about working with young children to overcome their difficulties and achieve their potential. Her teaching journey has enabled her to accumulate a vast experience of working with children of diverse behavioural and learning needs such as Autism, ADHD, Global Development Delay and Dyslexia.

Being familiar with the curriculum and demands of mainstream schools, she is able to help children bridge their learning gaps effectively. She is a strong believer that learning takes place during enjoyable experiences and her sessions aim to encourage curiosity, exploration and independence.

Michelle hopes to foster communities that would help children to grow in a safe and healthy environment. She works collaboratively with families and different stakeholders to provide a holistic approach in children’s developing years. She is able to converse fluently in English and Mandarin.

Accreditation and Certifications:

  • Diploma in Special Education (National Institute of Education)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (University of Queensland)
  • Diploma in Psychology and Community Services (Ngee Ann Polytechnic)
  • Certificate in Educational Psychology (Dyslexia Association of Singapore)
  • Supporting Students with Executive Functioning Difficulties (Dyslexia Association of Singapore)
  • Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA)
  • Progress Monitoring and Data-based Decision Making
  • Social Thinking Across the Home and School Day: The ILAUGH Model

ABOUT VALERIE YEK

SPECIAL NEEDS EDUCATOR/ EARLY INTERVENTION PROGRAMME LEAD TEACHER

With many years in the Early Intervention field under her belt, Val believes that every child has a chance to overcome their difficulties and reach their fullest potential. With her vast experience, Val has worked with children across various learning needs such as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Global Developmental Delays (GDD), Down Syndrome, Speech and Language Delays and Cerebral Palsy.

Believing strongly in family involvement, Val makes it a point to share updates and strategies to help the children bridge their learning gap beyond the centre environment. Understanding that each child is unique in their own special way, her sessions aim to encourage independence while promoting curiosity across all learning opportunities within a safe and happy environment.

Val hopes to see more children across various learning needs accepted and welcomed within the mainstream setting; allowing them to fully contribute to the society.

Accreditation and Certifications:

  • Diploma in Early Childhood Development and Education – Teaching

  • Advanced Diploma in Psychology

  • Advanced Diploma in Early Childhood Intervention (Special Needs)

  • Victoria Carlton’s approach to literacy incorporating Jolly Phonics and Jolly Grammar

  • Strategies for Development of Hand Function, Pre-writing and Handwriting Skills for Children

  • Teaching Handwriting Skills to My Child with Autism (Part 1 & 2) [Pathlight School]

ABOUT TONG SI QIN

SPECIAL NEEDS EDUCATOR/ EARLY INTERVENTION PROGRAMME LEAD TEACHER

On top of her teaching experience with children aged 0 to 6, Si Qin has more than a decade of experience working with individuals with special needs.

She values each learner’s strengths and believes that everyone can learn when the teacher teaches in a way they learn. With praise and affirmations, she hopes to encourage, uplift, and instill confidence in every learner.  By paying attention to non-verbal communication displayed by learners, Si Qin seeks to understand the function behind every behaviour and emotion while meeting every learner’s unique learning needs, helping them to overcome the challenges they face.

Knowing the importance of applying learnt skills in real-life contexts, she establishes a close collaboration with parents to extend learning beyond the classroom.  Her motivation and joy come from witnessing every learner’s growth and progress towards achieving a better quality of life in every aspect!

Accreditation and Certifications:

  • Diploma in Special Education (National Institute of Education)

  • Certificate in Autism – Autism Resource Centre (Singapore)

  • Picture Exchange Communication System – Basic by Sophie Kerr

  • Supporting Complex Behaviours of Students with Autism – Autism Resource Centre (Singapore)

  • School-based Curriculum Design: Living, Learning and Working Workshop (Cerebral Palsy Alliance Singapore)

  • Numbers-in-Action Programme (MOE, Special Education Branch)

ABOUT VERONICA SEAH

CLINIC MANAGER 

Veronica has extensive working experience spanning over 2 decades and is a valuable asset to the team at Amazing Speech Therapy to assist in administration and operation work.

Previously, she was part of the secretariat team of The Allied Health Professions Council (AHPC) and was involved in the set up of the Council and the launch of the Allied Health Professions Act 2011. Veronica managed the general operation of the council and the registration process for Allied Health professionals such as Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists and Speech Therapists. She also has good experience supporting the Speech Therapist Council Committee and enjoyed the good working relationships with all members.

Accreditations and Certifications in:

  • BBA, National University Of Singapore