Speech Pathology

Newcastle, Lake Macquarie & Hunter Region Speech Pathologists

We all recognise that communication is an essential part of life. Our ability to communicate affects the way we connect with others, access our communities and participate in learning opportunities.

Speech Pathologists provide assessment and intervention for clients experiencing any challenge related to their communication skills. ATUNE Health Centres provide speech pathology services for clients in Newcastle, Lake Macquarie and the Hunter Region. 

We work to support individuals and their families who are experiencing difficulties in one or more of the following areas:

  • Late Talkers
  • Delayed or disordered speech patterns
  • Comprehension of spoken language
  • Verbal expression
  • Voice
  • Swallow function
  • Stuttering
  • Learning difficulties
  • Literacy development
  • Social / Pragmatic skills
  • Autism
  • Dyspraxia
  • Stroke
  • Developmental Delay
  • Disability Speech

Pathologists at ATUNE are registered providers of services under Medicare, the National Disability Insurance Scheme, Veterans Affairs, the Better Start Initiative and the Helping Children with Autism Package. You will need to talk to your G.P. to determine if you are eligible for services under a Chronic Disease Management Plan in order to receive Medicare assistance.

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