Dana is a Certified Practicing Speech Pathologist (CPSP) and is a member of Speech Pathology Australia (SPA). She has completed a Bachelor of Health Science (majoring in Hearing and Speech) and a Masters of Speech and Language Pathology, both of which were obtained from the University of Sydney.
Dana has experience working with a range of ages from babies to elderly clients, and a range of conditions including Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), cerebral palsy, stroke and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). She has also worked with a range of areas including speech, language, literacy and social communication. She has worked in a range of settings including private practice, public hospital and the community.
Dana is passionate about Speech Pathology as she loves how improvements in communication impacts, not only the patient, but also their relationships and connections with friends and loved ones. She collaborates with her clients and their families by considering their insight and priorities, to tailor and personalise therapy goals.
In her spare time, Dana enjoys spending time with her friends and family, watching a good show or reading a book.