Jo Nelson

Speech Pathologist and Early Career Lead
Jo Nelson Speech Pathologist | A Growing Understanding

Jo Nelson

Speech Pathologist and Early Career Lead

Meet Our Speech Pathologist Jo Nelson

Jo grew up in Newcastle and graduated with a Bachelor of Speech Pathology (Honours) from the University of Newcastle.

Jo worked in private practice within the Coffs Harbour area for the past 3 ½ years and has joined A Growing Understanding after returning to Lake Macquarie to be closer to family.

She loves having fun with her approach to therapy, and is passionate about working with children to help them communicate confidently, no matter what their challenge may be.

As an Early Career Lead with A Growing Understanding, Jo provides support and supervision for early career speech pathologists.

Jo's areas of interest:

Children’s Speech and Language Assessment and Therapy, Fluency and Autism Spectrum Disorder.

You can find Jo at:

To make an appointment simply fill out the enquiry form below, use our online chat system, or call (02) 4044 1122.

"I love spending the work week supporting kids and their families, seeing them progress, and knowing that no two days will be the same!"

Individualised Speech Therapy and Assessments for Children

We offer children’s speech therapy services, assessments, parent education and support, workshops and group programs at all of our centres. We also provide online speech pathology services to ensure you and your child can continue your speech pathology journey from any location.

Our team will guide you through the process and ensure your family receives the right support.

If you need more help, contact our friendly team on (02) 4044 1122 or feel free to send us an email.