Speech Pathology Sydney, NSW

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Rehabilitation Speech Pathologists

If you are living with illness, injury or disability, our speech pathology services can support you to improve your communication skills, manage your symptoms, enhance your ability to swallow and more. Grow your confidence and achieve your goals with speech pathology – one of our most popular disciplines at Royal Rehab

What is Speech Pathology?

Speech pathology encompasses all aspects of communication including speech, language, cognition, writing, reading, signs, symbols and gestures. At Royal Rehab, our skilled speech pathologists can help with issues such as difficulty expressing or understanding thoughts using language, reading, writing (aphasia), difficulty with pronunciation, pitch, volume or coordination of speech, and swallowing.

Our speech pathologists at Royal Rehab in Sydney are trained and experienced practitioners who work as part of a multidisciplinary team of allied health professionals to support you to achieve your goals.

What can you expect from Speech Pathology?

Our speech pathologists will assess your individual situation and deliver personalised and practical treatments, programs, exercises, education, training or groups to help you maximise your ability to communicate or swallow.

Our speech pathologists will work with you in a supportive environment alongside your family, friends or work colleagues to maximise your progress. 

Who is Speech Pathology for?

If you have experienced injury, illness or disability your ability to communicate or swallow may be impacted. Speech pathology is effective for a wide range of issues including the management of complex developmental or chronic conditions such as stroke, dementia, brain injuryParkinson’s disease, and more. At Royal Rehab, we provide treatment to adults over 16 years of age.

What are the benefits of Speech Pathology?

The benefits of speech pathology include:

  • Clearer speech
  • More effective communication
  • Increased social skills
  • Improved confidence
  • Advanced reading and writing skills
  • Ability to safely swallow food and drink

Benefit from a multidisciplinary approach to rehabilitation

Our rehabilitation programs are individualised to help you to achieve your goals. We take a holistic approach to your wellbeing with a multidisciplinary team of caring and skilled clinicians ready to support you to feel strong and empowered. 

At Royal Rehab, you access individual therapies or benefit from the most appropriate combination of therapies. As well as speech pathology, we also offer physiotherapy, occupational therapy, dietetics, speech therapy, hydrotherapy and more.

How do I access speech pathology?

You can access speech pathology through our Community Rehabilitation Service or Royal Rehab Private Hospital. Community Rehabilitation Service provides therapy in the convenience of your home or in other locations in the community. 

Through Royal Rehab Private Hospital you can access speech pathology as part of our Day Rehab program based at our modern and spacious facilities at Ryde.

Referrals and Funding

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Private Hospital Referrals & Funding

To access the Day Rehab program, you will require GP referral and a completed Royal Rehab Private Hospital Day program referral form online.

You may be eligible for full funding through your health fund, third party or stakeholder (DVA, CTP, Workers Compensation), or be willing to self-fund the sessions. Please note, this program can be funded through most major health insurance companies.

For more information on speech pathology or on our Day Rehabilitation program, please contact (02) 9808 0522 to discuss.

Community Referrals & Funding

You can access speech pathology at Royal Rehab under our Community Rehabilitation Service by contacting us directly. We do not require a referral from a health professional. You will simply be asked to complete an information form to help us understand your needs.

Your clinical therapies program may be funded through the NDIS (under Improved Daily Living or Social and Community Participation), icare or third-party insurers. You can also pay for the program as an individual. For more information, contact one of our experts today via or call us on 9808 9369.

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Speech Pathology is available via telehealth!

This is a great alternative to face-to-face consultations if you live in a remote or rural area, live a busy life or are impacted by Government restrictions. Stay connected, stay motivated and keep working towards your goals.