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Paediatric Speech Pathology Services



​​Danica Djaja

Certified Practising Speech Pathologist (SPA)

M.S.L.P (Hons), B.A., B.Med.Sci

 




Danica is a Certified Practising Speech Pathologist who is passionate about working with children with various speech, language, fluency, and social-communication difficulties. She has been a practising paediatric speech pathologist since 2011. Danica is a current registered service provider with DSS and NDIA, therefore she is able to provide services under HCWA, BSI and NDIS package. Danica graduated with a Master of Speech Language Pathology with honours from the University of Sydney. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Medical Science degree from the University of Melbourne.


Having worked both in Australia and overseas in both private and public sector, Danica brings an international experience and sound knowledge to her practice. She has a special interest in working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Childhood Apraxia of Speech and stuttering. She is committed to supporting children with developmental delay and those with additional needs to develop and gain confidence in their communication. She has worked with many toddlers, preschool and school-age children and their families in clinical settings, as well as in children's natural environment such as their home, childcare, kindergarten and school. She enjoys building trusting relationships and empowering families to play an active role in supporting their children. 


Danica is trained in the following therapy techniques/programs: 

  • It Takes Two to Talk - The Hanen Program for Parents of Children with Language Delay
  • More Than Words - The Hanen Program for Parents of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • ​PROMPT for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetics Targets
  • Social Thinking (Michelle Garcia Winner)
  • Lidcombe Program for Early Stuttering