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Speech Language Therapy Clinic

The Speech Language Therapy Clinic at Massey University’s Auckland campus in Albany provides services for a variety of communication and swallowing disorders in children and adults.

Student clinicians assess and treat clients under the supervision of highly qualified and experienced clinical staff.

Current evidence-based clinical practice underpins assessment and treatment of communication associated with:

  • disorders or developmental delays in children’s speech and language
  • stroke
  • hearing loss
  • head injury
  • physical disability
  • Parkinson’s disease, dementia or other neurological problems
  • fluency or stuttering difficulties
  • voice problems
  • swallowing difficulties.

Based on the outcome of the evaluation, treatment programmes are discussed and implemented when appropriate.

ACTIVEating Clinic (Advancing Children Therapeutically in Variety Eating)

ACTIVEating is an interdisciplinary programme for children who are extremely restricted in their dietary intake. Infants and children may experience oral aversion, delayed oral motor skills affecting food textures they can successfully tolerate. Others in addition to oral aversion may experience negative sensory and behavioural responses at mealtimes. For more information on our programme please see our information sheet. Please refer to the clinic fees page and/or contact Emily Jones, Senior Clinical Educator on ext. 43532.

ACTIVEating information for 2018.pdf (629 KB)

Stuttering Clinic

The specialist Stuttering Clinic at Massey University is a joint project with the Stuttering Treatment and Research Trust. It is staffed by Dr Anna Hearne and runs on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Students may observe sessions. Please contact Anna directly for information or an appointment on A.K.Hearne@massey.ac.nz.