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)
- DIR/Floortime 101 DIR Model