Melissa Burge, Speech Pathologist

Melissa Burge, Speech Pathologist

Originally from Queensland, Melissa moved to Perth for the wonderful opportunity of working with the Kids Are Kids! Team. Melissa completed a Bachelor of Psychological Science degree in 2009 and a Masters of Speech Pathology in 2014. She has a[...]

Rachel Bletchly, Speech Pathologist

We welcome Rachel to the Kids Are Kids! team. Rachel worked as a physiotherapist for 5 years and, during this time, developed a passion for working with children and their families. She also developed an interest in communication and the[...]

Ben Palmer, Member of Finance Sub-Committee

Kids Are Kids! welcome Ben Palmer to the team. He joins Kids Are Kids! as a valued member of the Finance Sub-Committee and brings to the team his wealth of knowledge and expertise. Ben is an experienced investment professional with[...]

Teresa Barrie, General Manager

Office Manager of Kids Are Kids!, Teresa Barrie has recently been appointed the new role of General Manager. Teresa’s promotion to the role of General Manager affirms Teresa’s leadership capabilities and reflects her strong management, organisational and team work skills[...]

Stacey Connolly, Senior Speech Therapist

Stacey Connolly has just been promoted to Senior Speech Therapist after having been part of the Kids Are Kids! team since November 2012. Stacey has been such an asset to the Speech Therapy team, so passionate about local community she has worked[...]

Lisa Hoffman, Program and Clinical Manager

We are excited to announce our most recent appointment of our Program and Clinical Manager, Lisa Hoffman. Lisa is a highly experienced Occupational Therapist and Program Manager. The knowledge and expertise she brings to the team is of abundance. Lisa gained[...]

Linda Tanner, Provisional Psychologist

Linda is currently in her last year of the Masters of Clinical Psychology program and and on external placement joins the Kids Are Kids! team on Tuesday and Thursday of each week. Linda worked for over ten years as a Special Education Teacher[...]

Andrea Willsher, Clinical Psychologist (Registrar)

We welcome Andrea Willsher to our Psychology team at Kids Are Kids!. We feel so privileged to have Andrea with us on Monday and Thursday of each week. Andrea graduated from Murdoch University in August 2013 with a Master of Applied[...]

Angie James, Senior Occupational Therapist

Angie (Angela) James joins the Occupational Therapy team at Kids Are Kids! Providing therapy to children within the Bateman Centre on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday of each week. Welcome to the team Angie. I grew up in Perth and after[...]

From The Psychology Corner…

There’s big news in our psychology team this month.  We are pleased to announce that as of July we will have two additional staff members able to offer services to our fee-for-service families including those using HCWA and Betterstart funding,[...]