April 7, 2021
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About Us

Early Start Australia | VIC | Ormond (formerly Speech4Kids Speech Pathology) is a group of qualified, energetic, paediatric speech pathologists who would love to meet you and work with your family!

All speech pathologists are Certified Practicing Members of Speech Pathology Australia. Together we have many years of combined experience working with children in various settings including public and private kinders and schools, specialist schools, specialist teams and university speech clinics.

We strive to provide the highest quality of care to the children that we serve, as well as support and information to their families, carers and teachers.

We provide services in our clinic, at home, schools, kindergartens and via telehealth.

Programs we deliver

Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA)
DIR Floortime
Multisensory Structured Language (MSL)
One to One therapy
Secret Agent Society
Social Skills Groups
Social Thinking

Please call us on 1300 701 737 if you would like further information.

Ormond Clinic

561 North Rd, Ormond VIC 3204, Australia

Meet our Practice Principal

Lara Lasnitzki
Practice Principal

Lara is an experienced clinician who has worked in private practice for over 16 years. She is enthusiastic about providing the best quality care for the families in her clinic and is constantly developing her skills in the latest evidence-based practice.

Lara brings particular enthusiasm and experience in working with children. Her experience includes working with children attending independent, public and Catholic schools, as well as early learning centres; and she has worked overseas in specialist schools for children with ASD.

She enjoys working as part of a collaborative team including parents, teachers, specialist support staff and multidisciplinary medical and allied health professionals. In this environment she works in optimising students’ language, literacy and social skills.