Jibber Jabber Allied Health is a multi-disciplinary clinic, offering Speech Pathology and Occupational Therapy services. We are based in Lara Victoria and offer our service for pre-school aged children through to adults clients. Jibber Jabber Allied Health is a Medicare and NDIS provider and can accept claims through Private Health funds.

OUR PEOPLE

SPEECH PATHOLOGY

Jane Amparis

Jane had studied at La Trobe University and has been practicing as a qualified speech pathologist for over 10 year in a variety of settings ranging from schools to private practice. She has experience working with children, young adults and adults across a variety of clinical settings.

As a mother herself, Jane is highly motivated and enthusiastic about helping her clients to achieve their therapy goals. She specializes in dyspraxia and a wide variety of therapeutic needs for people with Autism.


Kaitlyn McCarthy

Kaitlyn received her Master of Speech Pathology from the University of Melbourne, and is a Certified Practicing Speech Pathologist with Speech Pathology Australia. She has clinical experience with children and adults in hospital and clinic settings. Kaitlyn has also undertaken Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) therapy training and has experience working with children with autism spectrum disorder. She is passionate about family-centred care and helping clients to achieve their speech, language and communication goals


Evie Mentha

Evie studied Speech Pathology at La Trobe University and has since been practicing in a variety of school based and private practice settings. Her clinical experience ranges from paediatrics through to adult clients and a variety of speech and language issues.
Evie thrives on clients progressing and meeting their goals, striving to make all therapy fun for the children, as well as effective and beneficial in the long term


OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

Amy O’Meara

Amy has completed a Bachelor of Health Sciences majoring in psychology and a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy at Deakin University. She is currently undertaking a Graduate Diploma of Therapeutic Child Play.
Amy is passionate about supporting children to reach their developmental milestones through the therapeutic use of play, and supporting clients to achieve a greater level of independence and fulfilling, meaningful lives.


Cheri Strecker

Cheri became a qualified Occupational Therapist through Deakin University in Geelong. Cheri has experience working with people from across the lifespan in a variety of clinical settings. However, she has found a passion in working with children and their families so that they can reach their goals.
Cheri has previous experience working in the NDIS framework in a variety of roles including as a Support Co-ordinator, Disability Support Worker and as an Occupational Therapist.


All our clinicians have a working with children’s check and are committed in ensuring you and your loved ones achieve their developmental goals and build confidence for the future.