• About

  • Vanessa Murray is a fully certified practicing member of Speech Pathology Australia, following completion of her Masters degree in Speech Pathology and Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Linguistics at La Trobe University.

    She provides functional & holistic speech pathology programs for each of her clients, including:

    • voice and communication training for trans and gender non conforming people
    • treatment of vocal hyperfunction/misuse in the workplace
    • receptive and expressive language skills
    • pragmatics and social skills
    • Lidcombe Program for children who stutter

    Vanessa provides targeted family-centred therapy for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), learning difficulties and behavioural disorders. She also provides discreet telehealth/videoconferencing sessions for those who have busy schedules or are not able to visit the clinic within hours of operation.

    Vanessa has over fifteen years experience teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) to a wide demographic, both locally and internationally, and can provide one on one training to assist you or your loved one in IELTS preparation and accent reduction.

    Being a passionate advocate of equality for all, Vanessa is sensitive to cultural, racial and gender differences. She has a firm understanding of intercultural communication and has played an active role in facilitating social inclusion in clients across varied social, cultural, gender and generational demographics. Most of all, she is keen to equip her clients with the right tools to express themselves effectively, both verbally and nonverbally and to assist in them finding their true voice.

    When she’s not in the clinical space, she enjoys cooking for her friends, travelling, and reading.

    For further information, please contact Vanessa on 03 9499 1651 or by email via the ‘contact us’ page of this website