Child Wellbeing Centre
Perth psychologists, speech pathologists, occupational therapists and Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) therapists.
Our aim is to provide high quality services to children, young people and their families. We offer effective support to enhance children’s social, language, physical, learning, behavioural and emotional development.
If you require more information regarding our psychology, speech pathology and occupational therapy, autism suport and ABA services in Perth, please call our centre today.
Psychologists can help children with emotional, social, learning and behavioural difficulties. Psychologists are able to work directly with children and with their parents and carers
Speech pathologists can help with speech, language, communication and social development of children. Our Centre is able to provide service to children and adolescents.
Occupational Therapists can help with a wide range of day to day skills: including dressing, feeding and toileting,, fine motor skills and sensory regulation.
Our ABA programs are individually tailored to help children develop their communication, daily function and social behaviours. ABA is an appropriate option for children needing intensive intervention.
Making friends and keeping friends can be tricky for some children. The Centre offers a range of group interventions to help children learn important social skills.
For some children performing a particular skill may be challenging for them, which often leads to problem behaviours. Therefore, it is important to determine the functions of the behaviour. Behaviours may include: attention, tangible, sensory, and escape. What does escape look like? Today, we are going to focus on escape. Typically, a child will try
As children learn to speak, they need to expand their vocabulary. Children need to learn the meaning of new words and to able to use them appropriately. A lot of this work occurs naturally for a child. They learn through hearing adults (and older siblings) talk around and to them. However there are ways of
This year we are starting a series of posts around the occupational therapy services in our Centre. While Occupational Therapists work with adults, they also work with children and adolescents too. What do Occupational Therapists do? Occupational therapy helps a person become more independent carrying out every day activities. These activities include self care, work and