Speech-Language Pathologist (Director)
RDI® Program Consultant
BA English (University of London)
Postgrad Speech Sc. (Macquarie University, Sydney)
Master of Speech Pathology Studies (University of Queensland)
Prudence is a Speech Language Pathologist specialising in working with paediatric and adolescents with speech and language disorders. Prudence received her training from Australia and has worked in a variety of settings including not least, an early intervention centre, an allied health organisation and as a private practitioner working independently. Total Communication only started to grow to include more professionals at the beginning of 2009.
Prudence’s caseload comprises of both international and local school children with articulation and phonological difficulties, motor speech disorders (e.g. dysarthria and dyspraxia), specific language impairment and central auditory processing disorder. In intervention, Prudence believes in integrating her understanding of the requirements of different school curriculum with language therapy. Facilitating critical thinking skills along with language remediation has always been the cornerstone of her practice.
Prudence’s is also a certified practitioner of RDI (Relationship Development Intervention) has made an impact to the way she looks at different cases. RDI has allowed her to gain a deeper understanding of typical cognitive development stages of every human being and the complexities that are brought about by disruption in the cognitive development process. Prudence aims to be an effective contributor to the teaching community in Singapore and has been active in her outreach to the school community scene.