Cross Care Speech Pathology Smithfield

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WINNER - Best Occupational Therapy & Speech Therapy Provider - Sydney 2021 
WINNER -  Most Oustanding Healthcare Improvement Service 2021 
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We Provide:
NDIS
SPEECH PATHOLOGY  

Medicare SPEECH PATHOLOGY 

Looking for a Speech Pathologist near you?
Our Speech Pathologists Hold further qualifications that include Hanen & literacy Certifications which means they are well equipped to tackle all your speech, language and literacy needs!


- We provide Home Visits - We can come to you
- We provide Home Programs also

We have a dedicated team of mobile therapists ready to come to you wherever you are! How good is that?!

- Child Speech Pathology available 
- Adult Speech Pathology available 

Speech Pathologists study, diagnose and treat communication disorders, including:
 

  • Difficulties with speaking,

  • Listening,

  • Understanding language,

  • Reading,

  • Writing,

  • Social skills,

  • Stuttering and using voice

  • Difficulty communicating because of developmental delays,

  • Stroke,

  • Brain injuries,

  • Learning disability,

  • Intellectual disability,

  • Cerebral palsy,

  • Dementia and hearing loss,

  • Problems that can affect speech and language

  • Difficulties swallowing food and drink safely


Did you know Cross Care provides Formalised Assessments for Speech Pathology which include:

CELF-5 (Clinical Evaluation of Language Fundamentals) Language assessment
 
* For ages 5-21;11

- A combination of 5 key sections assessing a different component of language, yet all
contributing to the overall picture of a person’s language ability
- 5 key sections include core language, receptive language, expressive language,
language content and language memory 



PLS-5 (The Preschool Language Scales Fifth Edition) Language assessment + articulation (speech) screener
 
* For ages birth - 7;11

A comprehensive, interactive and play-based developmental language assessment that
investigates both a child’s understanding of language and expressive communication, in
addition to the child’s speech sounds
- 3 sections include: auditory comprehension, expressive communication and total
language score


DEAP (Diagnostic Evaluation of Articulation and Phonology) Speech Assessment

* for ages 3- 6;11

Detects and differentiates between articulation problems, delayed phonology and
consistent versus inconsistent phonological disorders
- Provides the clinician with the sounds that a child can and cannot produce, or is not
producing, and gives an overview of their oral-motor skills


Here at Cross Care, we care about your Speech. 
Give us a call to find out more about how we can help 


The CELF–5 Metalinguistics

* For students 9-21 years 

The CELF–5 Metalinguistics is designed to identify students 9-21 years old who have not acquired the expected levels of communicative competence and metalinguistic ability for their age. It assesses higher-level language skills that is embedded in upper-grade curricula and critical to classroom success.



The Triple C: Checklist of Communication Competencies

For ages: 12 years + 

The Triple C is a communication assessment that is designed for use with adolescents to adults, with little to no speech. It assesses the different stages of communication and identifies the stage of communication the participant is at. It also assesses functional skills and communication skills from the earliest unintentional level of communication to the final level of communication. 


The Rosetti Infant-Toddler Language Scale
 
Ages: Birth - 3 years old

- An examination of 6 preverbal and verbal areas of communication and interaction that reflects a child’s development.
- 6 sections include: Interaction-Attachment, Pragmatics, Gesture, Play, Language Comprehension, Language Expression

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Cross Care is a Health Provider specialising in NDIS Health, Medicare, WorkCover and Aged Care. We provide Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Podiatry, Psychology, Speech Pathology, Dietetics, Exercise Physiology, Hydrotherapy as well as NDIS Home Modification. We provide in-clinic service mobile Home Visits as well as TeleHealth service. Having over 20 therapist and 4 in-clinic locations. We really have Sydney Wide covered. ☎️ FREE Call 1800 CROSS CARE or (02) 8074 1888 ☎️