Benita graduated from Edith Cowan University with a Bachelor of Speech Pathology degree and is a Certified Practicing Speech Pathologist.
Benita has worked predominantly with children and adults with Autism, for speech, language and social skills.
Although specialising in Autism, she loves working with children with a range of presenting problems such as delayed speech, articulation difficulties, and literacy support needs. She is happy to work with schools doing speech screening for Kindy and Pre-Primary children.
She works with adults and in aged care for complex communication and swallowing needs.
Benita is a qualified Autism Assessor. She works as part of the multi-disciplinary team at One Central Health to complete the complex team assessments.