Caitlin is a Certified Practising Speech Pathologist with a full registration with Speech Pathology Australia. She completed her Masters of Speech Pathology from Flinders University in 2020.
Caitlin uses a strengths based, family and child centred approach to working with children. Caitlin believes in meeting the child where they are at and working with their interests. She is passionate about providing holistic interventions through close collaboration with the child's care team (e.g. Occupational Therapists).
Caitlin has completed the following continuing education workshops/trainings:
DIR Floortime - relationship-based approach to working with autistic children
Lidcombe Program - a behavioural treatment for young children who stutter
Zones of Regulation - social emotional learning framework and pathway to regulation
Caitlin's special interest areas include:
Relationship focused therapy
Augmentative & Alternative Communication (AAC)
Neurodiversity-affirming approaches around self-advocacy and differences between neurodiverse-neurotypical social communication styles
Caitlin has two adorable and active children. She worked as a registered nurse before switching career to be a Speech Pathologist. Caitlin enjoys cross stitching and is an avid coffee lover.