Speech and Language Difficulties

Thoughtful Health is a Brisbane based clinic providing intervention for children with Speech and Language Difficulties.    

The following information is provided by speech therapist Janet Boultbee, who is experienced in the management of speech and language difficulties.  To make an appointment with Janet call us on 3463 0722. 

Phonological Awareness for Literacy

The PAL program can be very helpful for assisting young people to improve their literacy.  

Click here for details


How do I know if my child has a speech or language difficulty?

All children learn to talk at different rates.  Many parents wonder if their child's speech or language is developing properly.  This resource provides an overview of what to expect at different ages.


Childhood speech and language development
What to expect first five years.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 49.4 KB

How can I help my child improve their speech and language?

There are many ways parents can help children to improve their speech and language.  This resource provides some helpful tips.  

How to help: top tips for language development
Top tips for lang dev.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 597.9 KB

Phonological Awareness for Literacy