Change Flooding Up

Change Flooding Up

Above image: left to right: Linda McKillop, speech pathologist & Orton-Gillingham master trainer; Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Kate Warner AC, Governor of Tasmania; Rosie Martin, speech pathologist. “We’ve been talking about improving the literacy rates...
My Friend Linda

My Friend Linda

I first met my dear friend Linda McKillop more than 30 years ago. I met her in the waiting room at the then Clarence Community Health Centre. I was a 24 year old ‘speechie’ working there two days each week; she was a 22 year old speechie working for the Education...
“I Don’t Know”

“I Don’t Know”

“I don’t know” Saying “I don’t know” has, for many reasons, become something we don’t like to say in society. It connotates shame. There is a silent expectation that we should know, even from a very young age. We should know the answer to that question. We should know...