Rosy obtained a Master of Speech Pathology from The University of Sydney. Since graduation she has worked for over ten years in private practice in Sydney. She has extensive experience working with children and teens with a multitude of challenges, including those with speech disorders, language delays, social skill difficulties, stuttering, literacy difficulties, intellectual disability and those on the autism spectrum.
Rosy has worked across many settings including preschools, primary schools, high schools and workplaces. She has undertaken extensive training at the Selective Mutism Clinic in the evidence-based therapy strategies used to treat Selective Mutism.
Rosy has also worked for many years with NSW Justice as a Witness Intermediary facilitating communication for children and teenagers giving evidence. In 2017 she furthered her studies obtaining a graduate certificate in Youth Mental Health from Melbourne University.
Rosy is passionate about social skills communication. She is an accredited PEERS® social skills course provider for teenagers and young adults and has extensive knowledge and training in Michelle Garcia Winner’s Social Thinking® therapies. Rosy Is also an accredited provider of the Cool Kids / Chilled Macquarie University Anxiety Program. Cool Kids is a program to help kids (ages 7-17 years) and their parents manage anxiety. It is based on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and focuses on teaching practical skills.
Rosy loves working with children and teens and collaborating with their families to bring them the best level of care. She uses drawing and creative ideas in therapy to make therapy fun and relevant.
Rosy is a certified practicing speech pathologist and a member of Speech Pathology Australia. She actively continues her professional development and has attended multiple workshops, seminars and conferences. Rosy is also a registered Medicare provider. Provider no.: 4529744A.