Kat Grinceri, Speech Pathologist
A summary of Kat's qualifications and experience:
Kat completed her degree in Speech Pathology in 2007 at Curtin University. After graduation she worked in a multidisciplinary practice in Singapore, then after returning to Perth she spent 9 years working in private practice working with a generalist paediatric caseload. During this time she also owned and operated a private practice “South Metro Speech Pathology” and set up another practice “Kat’s Speech Pathology”. She then spent three years working at West Coast Language Development Centre in the Outreach service providing consultative support to schools in the areas of speech, language and literacy. She also has experience working at Autism Association of WA with children and teenagers with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Kat's special interests and passions:
Kat has specialist skills and experience in a wide range of areas within paediatric speech pathology with children and adolescents 0-18 years of age. She is PROMPT, Talk For Writing and Sounds-Write trained and has a particular interest in working with children in the areas of articulation, school aged language and literacy development.
Reason for loving what you do:
When we asked Kat the reason she loves her job she said, "Ever since I was a teenager wondering what I wanted to do in my future career I knew that I wanted to work with children. I also love helping others – it’s what makes me tick and it’s the reason I jump out of bed in the morning!".