The Team

Our clinicians are exceptionally dedicated and highly skilled professionals. Our average experience exceeds ten years and our team includes published Researchers, Medicolegal Dispute Assessors, Clinical Educators and Senior Clinicians from our chosen specialties. We pride ourself on attracting high calibre clinicians to our group.

Speech Pathologists

Colleen Kerr
Director

Colleen has worked as a Speech Pathologist for more than thirty years with extensive experience in adult communication and swallowing disorders in acute, rehabilitation and community settings. Her interests include Traumatic Brain Injury, Stroke, Parkinson’s Disease and Voice Disorders.

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Sally Pittendrigh

Sally Pittendrigh

Sally has worked as a Speech Pathologist for the past 12 years. She possesses extensive skills in the treatment and management of patients with head and neck cancer and individuals who have sustained a traumatic brain injury. 

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Samantha Langtry

Sam graduated from a Master of Speech Language pathology at Macquarie University in 2014. Since that time she has worked in rural, regional, and metropolitan areas and provided services across a range of acute, rehabilitation, aged care, and community settings.

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Polly Mobbs

Polly comes from a senior role with Enable NSW where she has published and presented widely on communication technologies. She has extensive public and private clinical background in all neurogenic communication and swallowing management.

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Natalie James

Natalie James has worked as a Speech Pathologist for approaching 25 years with extensive experience working with adults with communication and swallowing problems in acute care, rehabilitation and community settings. She has experience working in metropolitan, regional and rural areas in Australia and working in the United Kingdom and Singapore.

 

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Christina Samy

Christina graduated from a Master of Speech and Language Pathology from Macquarie
University in 2018. Christina has extensive experience from both the private and public
sectors, including provision of communication and swallowing interventions across
disability, neurodegenerative and aged care caseloads. Christina has a passion for working
closely with clients and their families in the community and providing evidence-based
interventions to support their swallowing and communication goals.

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Patrick Mardini

Patrick graduated from a Master of Speech Language Pathology in 2021. He has had a variety of clinical experience, working in private practice, disability and aged care settings. Through his experience and individual research, Patrick has developed a strong passion to work in the rehabilitation setting, including clients with Parkinson’s, cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, stroke and acquired brain injury.

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Administration

Michelle Bonaccordo

Michelle is our Practice Manager and has a background in Human Resources. She is on board to manage our patient database and assist with the day to day administration requirements of the practice. Michelle also assists with new enquiries and invoicing and will often be the voice on the phone if you are making an appointment.