At Glen Waverley Primary School (GWPS), we are committed to providing the most comprehensive educational program possible in order for every child to reach their full potential. As a means of further catering to the needs of all students, we offer a range of Allied Health services to support our school community.
To ensure every student thrives by working collaboratively with all members of the school community to enhance wellbeing and educational success.
OUR SERVICE DELIVERY MODEL
- We embrace a student-centred, whole-school approach.
- Collaboration with key stakeholders to build capacity and achieve best outcomes.
- Implementation of best practice and evidence-based principles.
We provide access to information and education in the form of:
- Workshops (Parent & Teacher)
- Professional Learning
- Classroom support
- Transition support
- Program development
- Direct consultation
MEET THE TEAM
GRACE WONG - SPEECH PATHOLOGIST
Having commenced her career in a generalist rural community health setting, Grace is experienced in providing high quality speech pathology services to the acute hospital and aged care settings, as well as the outpatient community clinic (paediatric and adult), schools and kindergartens across NSW and VIC. Her experiences have led her to become passionate about providing innovative and therapeutic interventions across the lifespan, with particular interest in the culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) population.
RYO SUGIHARA - COUNSELLOR
Ryo is a highly experienced educator with over 10 years of experience working with children in an educational setting from infancy to primary-aged children and over 4 years of teaching experience here at Glen Waverley Primary School. Ryo is a strong advocate for student wellbeing and has a focus on enhancing the students’ school experience through their social, emotional and academic needs.
KELLY GUNAWAN - PROVISIONAL PSYCHOLOGIST
Kelly is a provisional psychologist currently pursuing a Master of Educational Psychology at the University of Melbourne. She is completing her placement at Glen Waverley Primary School through the PsychsInSchools services. With experience providing psychological services in both private and educational settings, Kelly is dedicated to working with younger children and supporting those with neurodiversity in achieving personal growth and emotional well-being.
HOW TO ACCESS OUR SUPPORT
If you are interested in learning more about the services provided by the Allied Health Team, please contact:
Daniel Addison (Wellbeing Leader) at email@example.com or
Frank Catalano (Principal) at firstname.lastname@example.org.