We provide expert and specialised communication and literacy support services to children and young people in the Christchurch area.
Pragmatic Organisation Dynamic Display PODD - low and high tech communication systems
Literacy support - 4 Blocks
Assessment and diagnosis of Communication Delays and Disorders
Intervention - Individual or Group Therapy
AAC (Augmentative and Alternative Communication) support
Makaton - key word signing
Technology support for communication
Technology support for learning
Therapy in client's natural setting
Liaison with other Professionals (e.g. Other Therapists)
Referral to other services
Advocacy for clients
Dysphagia - eating and drinking issues
Sensory eating issues
BSLT, Post Grad Dip HSC (Merit)
Member NZSTA, ATANZ
Jo is an experienced therapist with a background in Early Intervention and Specialist Rehabilitation. She now works in an educational setting and with some private clients. Jo has always worked with infants, children and young adults who have a disability along side their family and whanau.
Jo has extensive experience with users of Augmentative and Alternative Communication, both low tech and high tech. She maintains current knowledge in her areas of expertise.