Linda Foskey has been a Speech Pathologist for over 30 years. She completed her degree in Speech Pathology at Sydney University. She also completed a Bachelor of Education and a Graduate Diploma of Health Management at the University of New England.
She has worked in rural NSW (Riverina and New England) for the majority of her career. For the past nine years she has been based in Inverell.
Linda is highly experienced in speech pathology services for children with developmental disabilities. Learning Disabilities and Autism Spectrum Disorders. She can also provide support for Assistive Technology (augmentative and alternative communication).
Linda is very experienced in providing comprehensive, diagnostic assessment of communication skills using a range of standardised tests and informal procedures. She is skilled in consulting with early intervention, health and education providers to ensure a multidisciplinary approach to intervention and contributing to an individualised plan for the child.
Linda has a special interest in treating children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, Childhood Apraxia of Speech, and specific language impairment. She has extensive experience in early literacy skills, and is assisted in the development of a phonological awareness program for use in New England preschools and early childhood centres.
Linda is a Certified Practising Speech Pathologist and a Member of Speech Pathology Australia.
New England Speech Pathology is a professional Speech Pathology service in the New England area of New South Wales.
We are located in Inverell NSW. We provide outreach services to Moree, Glen Innes, Warialda, Bingara, Tingha, and Bundarra on demand.