September 11, 2020
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About Us

Early Start Australia | WA |Ellenbrook (formerly Stirling Speech and Allied Services) has been providing Speech and Language Pathology and Occupational Therapy services in the North Eastern corridor of the Perth metropolitan area since 2015.

We assist infants, children and young people (0-18 years) who have challenges such as developmental delays and those diagnosed with Autism and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.

We work to ensure our clients and their families to attain the best possible outcomes, and work closely with families and teachers to enable them to make informed choices about their child’s or student’s management. The most appropriate and enjoyable activities are presented to our clients and their families to assist with therapy engagement and home practice.

We provide services in the clinic, via telehealth, provide services at school, home and child care; and also school screening opportunities.

Please call us on 08 6296 2726 if you would like further information.

Ellenbrook Clinic

54A Mornington Parkway, Ellenbrook WA 6069

Meet our Practice Principal

Christine Wells
Practice Principal

Christine Wells qualified as a Speech Pathologist over 30 years ago having completed a Bachelor of Applied Science (Speech and Hearing Science) from Curtin University of Technology in Perth. She has worked in a variety of settings including child and adult disability, general hospital and community settings, and paediatric private practices.

Over the past 11 years, after establishing Stirling Speech and Allied Services, she has concentrated her efforts on supporting Speech Pathologists and Occupational Therapists to provide evidence-informed therapy within the clinic and in schools, and developing the business from a part-time single site concern to a highly acclaimed multi-site business within the Perth metropolitan area.

She has a special interest in guiding clinicians in their support of families and children and has a passion for increasing the involvement of therapy staff within the school environment as a support to both teachers and students.

Christine and Stirling Speech and Allied Services joined Early Start Australia in 2019.