Kim Neill - Director and Principal Speech Pathologist
Kim founded Achieve Therapy in 2015 to provide a mutli-disciplinary service to children in the local area. She provides speech pathology services to a small number of complex clients, as well as working in playgroups and group homes for adults with a disability. Kim focuses on ensuring the team at Achieve Therapy have the skills and experience in helping children and families overcome the challenges they face in daily life. She has been a clinical educator and manager in community health, disability and educational departments within Australia and overseas.
Anja Kalbus - Speech Pathologist
Anja has over 6 years of experience as a speech pathologist in private practice. As the mother of a toddler, she understands the challenges that our parents face in their daily life. Anja has a passion for providing the right intervention to suit your needs, and will ensure that you and your child feel comfortable in every session.
Ashleigh Hillyer - Speech Pathologist
Ashleigh is an experienced therapist with a background of working with children with autism and behaviour difficulties. Since starting with Achieve Therapy, she has developed a passion for working with children with speech sound delays (pronunciation errors) and has completed PROMPT training - a specialist training program to support children to pronounce sounds correctly. She is relaxed and always happy - the perfect person to get your child ready to learn!
Amani Haoui - Speech Pathologist
Amani is a recently graduated Speech Pathologist. Although she is recently graduated, we felt that she was so amazing that we head-hunted her!! Amani puts 200% effort into all of her clients, spending more than the required time to ensure you get an above-standard service. She easily connects with all children and teenagers, and ensures that she has a wholistic view of your family and the challenges that you face. Amani is fluent in both English and Arabic.
Imogene Isles - Occupational Therapist
Imogene is a passionate Occupational Therapist who takes pride in her work supporting children and adults to meet their goals. Her families love her caring approach in working with their children and the care she takes with preparing each session. Imogene is currently working with Save The Children in their supported playgroups, is working in a number of adult group homes, and has completed an Innovative Solutions funded program in a childcare centre.
Krizza Amonceda - Occupational Therapist
Krizza has over 6 years of experience as a paediatric Occupational Therapist. Originally from the Philippines, Krizza brings a great accent and strong research base to all of her sessions!! Krizza has a great energy and passion for working with young children and particularly enjoys seeing children progress towards their goals with the guided efforts of their parents.
Jitka Hampl - Senior Receptionist
Jitka is the first friendly face you see as you arrive at Achieve Therapy. She is originally from the Czech Republic but now lives in Sydney with her family. Jitka is our amazing support person - helping out with all of our admin duties, to ensure that our therapy team is 100% focused on client care. She is so dedicated to helping us out and has amazing attention to detail - we couldn't operate without her!
Dalia Chaabo - Saturday Receptionist
Dalia is our receptionist on Saturdays. She is a fourth year Occupational Therapy student so she brings a strong knowledge and understanding to her role.