Sharyn graduated with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Speech and Hearing from the Western Australian Institute of Technology in 1984. She has extensive experience in the public sector, having worked in the Child Development Service and at Princess Margaret Hospital for Children. She joined the TLC-WA team in 2000 and is passionate about helping children and their families along their journeys towards improved communication, social skills and feeding skills.
Sharyn works predominantly with pre-school children struggling with speech, language, communication and feeding difficulties, including children with Autism and other disabilities. She is trained in ‘PROMPT’ and the ‘Early Start Denver Model’ and is an Autism Assessor for preschool aged children. Sharyn relishes her time working closely with families to deliver the best possible outcomes for their children through play based and structured activities. When not at work, Sharyn enjoys playing hockey, sewing and walking her dog.
Sharyn is a Certified Practising Speech Pathologist.