Sharon

Sharon Watts

Senior Speech Pathologist

Joined OT for Kids NT in August 2018
Bachelor of Applied Science in (Speech Pathology) 1997
The Flinders University of South Australia

Specialist Training and Experience

Australian Signed English – Down Syndrome Association
SOS (Sequential Oral-Sensory) Approach to Feeding Picky Eaters vs Problem Feeders
Assessment and Management of Paediatric Dysphagia and Feeding Difficulties
Multimodal Augmentative and Alternative communication for people with complex communication Needs
Pragmatic Organisation Dynamic Display (PODD) Communication Books – Gayle Porter
Best Practice in management of speech sound disorders in children and Evidence based management of phonological disorders
Hanen It Takes Two to Talk
Play – Karen Stagnitti

Special Interests

Early Intervention
Disability
Autism
Children with Complex communication needs
Alternative and Augmentative Communication (AAC)
Dysphagia and Mealtime Difficulties
Language development
Speech Sound Disorders​