Ravneet (Rav) Phlananthachai

 SPEECH AND LANGUAGE THERAPIST

Education:
  • Bachelor of Arts Double Degree in Psychology and Communication Sciences & Disorders at Augustana College in Illinois, USA.
  • Master of Science Degree in Speech Pathology at Curtin University of Technology in Perth, Australia.
Work/Personal Experiences
  • Psychology Clinical Experience (2009/2010): Attended Trinity Medical Hospital in Rock Island, IL and completed 40 hours of observations.
  • Communication Sciences & Disorders Clinical Experience (2010/2011):Hands on exposure and therapy in a clinical setting with patients with swallowing disorders, Down syndrome, fluency, language/speech delay, and apraxia of speech.
  • Acorns to Oaks Centre (ATOC), a special needs school (June-August 2012) as assistant Speech Therapist.
  • Internship at Bangkok General Hospital in the Speech Therapy & Rehabilitation department during the summer (June – August 2009).
  • Freelance therapy with a variety of children with speech and language disorders (September 2011 to February 2012).
  • Volunteered at a “Speech Camp” (January 2011) in a rural area in the south of Thailand as part of The Operation Smile team project and worked with children with cleft palates.
  • Clinical placements during my Masters degree (2011/2013)

Professional Skills and Achievements

  • Proficient in 4 languages fluently; English, Thai, Hindi and Punjabi (my mother tongue).
  • American Sign Language
  • Organizational Skills
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Experience working with all ages
  • Experience with cultural diversity
  • CPR and First Aid Certifications
  • Piano/Harmonium skills
  • EARCOS- certificate of attendance for the psychology workshop on ‘Translating Brain Research into Classroom Practice and Multiple Intelligence Theory” on 1stDecember 06 in Bangkok.
  • Active member of Speech Pathology Australia Accreditation Center

Hours:

Monday to Friday: 09.30 – 18.00 hours