Deanne Killen Speech Pathology

Providing individual assessment and
treatment for children with
unclear speech, language difficulties, early literacy difficulties, and stuttering. 

Deanne is an experienced paediatric speech pathologist. She has worked in the private and public health sectors, and has helped  many families work toward their speech and language goals.



Individual assessment and treatment is provided for children aged 0 - 12 years of age.





Deanne is a certified practicing member of Speech Pathology Australia and aims to maintain a high level of knowledge in the area of paediatric speech pathology. This involves meeting yearly professional development standards which are set by our professional association.  She has training in numerous evidence based programs including the Lidcombe Program for stuttering, Hanen 'It Takes Two to Talk' program. 


Deanne's aim is to provide a professional speech pathology service and her goal is to give children the opportunity to learn in a fun and encouraging environment. She has a family centred approach, which is an important foundations for childhood intervention. She aims to help parents and carers develop skills to enhance their child's communication development. Deanne gathers therapy materials from Australia and overseas so that intervention can be tailored to each child's individual needs.



Deanne Killen

Paediatric Speech Pathologist

The Gap, Brisbane

ph 0474 197 361