Sharon Baldacchino

16 Mar 2016

Sharon is the Director of our Listening & Spoken Language Services and has been a practicing Speech Pathologist with children with disabilities for 20 years. Sharon was previously the Principal Manager Listening and Spoken Language Therapist at The Shepherd Centre. She leads the Senior Clinical team of Listening & Spoken Language Specialists, Child & Family Counsellors and Audiologists to implement programs across the centres. Sharon has a strong interest in public health and policy and completed her Masters of Health & International Development in 2006. She has worked for a number of national and international non-government organisations including Australian Red Cross & UNICEF. Her expertise in policy is being utilised through the lead out of the transition to the National Disability Insurance Scheme for the organisation. Clinically, Sharon continues to have a special interest in the use of technology for children with communication difficulties.