Kierstin Springfield Infant and Child Feeding Clinic

Who is Kierstin , Springfield & Brisbane  Child Speech Pathologist?

Kierstin is a qualified Speech Pathologist (also known as a Speech Therapist). Kierstin has always had a passion for working with children and families and have been working in Paediatrics since early high school. She has loved working with kids of all ages – from tiny tots, to growing teenagers. Kierstin has always had a passion for seeing families work together to make progress and reach their goals.

Kierstin's Qualifications, Experience and Interests


Qualifications & Areas of Further Skill Development:

Kierstin graduated from the University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Speech Pathology (honours).

Kierstin is a certified practicing member of Speech Pathology Australia. (SPA). SPA is the professional association the ensure Speech Pathologists have the qualifications needed to be speech pathologist. The fact that Kierstin is a certified Speech Pathologist means she has been attending conferences, reading papers, learning more about specific areas since graduating giving you confidence that she has maintained up-to-date skills and knowledge.

Courses, conferences and additional training includes:

• SOS Basic Training 2017

• SOS Advanced Courses – 6-16 Months Feeders; Gastrointestinal Reflux (GOR); Tube Weaning 2018

• HANEN “It Takes Two to Talk” 2017

Experience and Interest Areas:

Aside from my role here at SpeechNet, I have also worked as a Speech Pathologist with the early intervention team at Disability Services Queensland, with primary school aged Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in rural and remote Queensland, and high school students in special education. I love that I get to work with such a wide range of children and specialty areas at SpeechNet and that we get to follow our clients’ amazing progress long term and becoming part of the family. I have special interests in the areas of speech pathology including paediatric feeding and early language.

Kierstin has special interests in the areas of speech pathology including:

• Paediatric Feeding

• Early Intervention – Early Language

• Language development

When I’m not at SpeechNet I enjoy being with my fiancé, 4W Driving, and doting on my gorgeous niece.

Can Kierstin’s services be claimed from Medicare, Private Health, NDIS and other funding options:

All SpeechNet Speech Pathologists are registered with Medicare and HiCaps so that families can make claims on Medicare and / or their private health insurance if they are eligible. See more on this here.  All SpeechNet Speech Pathologists are linked with Helping Children with Autism, Better Start Funding and NDIS funding bodies.

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email: info@speechnet.com.au

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