Meet The Team

Izzy

Director / Occupational Therapist

Oscar

Business Development and Account Manager

Courtney

Operations Manager / Occupational Therapist

Rukiye

Speech Pathology Lead

Jess

Administration Lead

Ayse

Clinical Supervisor Speech Pathologist

Hannah

Clinical Supervisor Speech Pathologist

Ella

Acting Clinical Supervisor Occupational Therapist

Jasmyn

Occupational Therapist

Aleyna

Speech Pathologist

Paige

Occupational Therapist

Victoria

Speech Pathologist

Madison

Speech Pathologist

Lucas

Provisional Psychologist

Marinela

Occupational Therapist

Leonise

Occupational Therapist

Steph

Speech Pathologist

Claudette

Occupational Therapist

Esra

Occupational Therapist

Rimsha

Occupational Therapist

Rachel

Occupational Therapist

Adele

Occupational Therapist

Saja

Speech Pathologist

Claire

Speech Pathologist

Chloe

Speech Pathologist

Eliza

Speech Pathologist

Jessica

Speech Pathologist

Nia

Occupational Therapist

Lindon

Occupational Therapist

Bianca

Receptionist / Administration Officer

Caitlin

Receptionist / Administration Officer

Favia

Administration Officer

Richelle

Executive Assistant

Serhan

Financial Planner

Sana

Social Media Manager

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team ?

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Izzy

Director / Occupational Therapist

Oscar

Business Development and Account Manager

Courtney

Operations Manager / Occupational Therapist

Rukiye

Speech Pathology Lead

Jess

Administration Lead

Ayse

Clinical Supervisor Speech Pathologist

Hannah

Clinical Supervisor Speech Pathologist

Ella

Acting Clinical Supervisor Occupational Therapist

Jasmyn

Occupational Therapist

Aleyna

Speech Pathologist

Paige

Occupational Therapist

Victoria

Speech Pathologist

Madison

Speech Pathologist

Lucas

Provisional Psychologist

Marinela

Occupational Therapist

Leonise

Occupational Therapist

Steph

Speech Pathologist

Claudette

Occupational Therapist

Esra

Occupational Therapist

Rimsha

Occupational Therapist

Rachel

Occupational Therapist

Adele

Occupational Therapist

Saja

Speech Pathologist

Claire

Speech Pathologist

Chloe

Speech Pathologist

Eliza

Speech Pathologist

Jessica

Speech Pathologist

Nia

Occupational Therapist

Lindon

Occupational Therapist

Bianca

Receptionist / Administration Officer

Caitlin

Receptionist / Administration Officer

Favia

Administration Officer

Richelle

Executive Assistant

Serhan

Financial Planner

Sana

Social Media Manager

Want to join our
team ?

We're looking for new talents

Izzy

Director / Occupational Therapist – BHlthSc, MOT
Izzy obtained her Bachelor of Health Science and Master of Occupational Therapy Practice at La Trobe University. Since then, Izzy has worked with a variety of neurodivergencies to support children and their families with their sensory and emotional regulation, play, social connections and independence in day to day living activities. Izzy is passionate about keeping up to date with new and emerging research and learning about neurodivergencies from the Autistic and ADHDer communities.
Izzy has attended further training in the following programs:
• DIR Floortime
• Cognitive Orientation to daily Occupational Performance (CO-OP Approach)
• Traffic Jam In My Brain
• Strength-based Supervision: Partnerships for Worker Empowerment
• Learn Play Thrive Approach to Autism
• Trauma-Informed Practice
In her free time, Izzy enjoys spending time with her daughter and exploring cafes in Melbourne to find the best almond latte.

Oscar

Business Development and Account Manager
Oscar is an experienced business developer and account manager with a diverse background spanning 13 years in the construction, finance, and manufacturing industries. Throughout his career, Oscar has achieved significant success in developing and growing multiple businesses.

However, Oscar's true passion lies in making a positive impact on people's lives, particularly in the realm of children's therapy. Through his personal experience, Oscar has witnessed the profound importance of occupational therapy and other allied health services within his immediate family. These experiences have deeply influenced him and instilled a strong belief in the power of these supports.

Motivated by this personal connection and a drive to create change, Oscar has focused his efforts on developing Scribble Children's Therapy. By bringing together his vast resources and experiences, his goal is to ensure that clients and their families receive services that are not only strength-based, but also affirming of neurodiversity.

Being part of this important venture, Oscar is excited to collaborate with a team of dedicated professionals who share the same vision.

Courtney

Operations Manager / Occupational Therapist – BOT
Courtney obtained her Bachelor of Occupational Therapy at the Australian Catholic University (ACU).
Courtney has experience managing teams of allied health professionals and early childhood educators and an extensive knowledge of the NDIS early childhood approach having worked 5 years with a partner organisation of the NDIA. Courtney has also played a vital role in quality auditing for the NDIS early childhood teams.
Courtney uses a strengths based approach to reach positive outcomes for her colleagues, children and families. Courtney is passionate about being family centred, supporting children with their goals and building rapport with families. Courtney has extensive experience working in collaboration with the child's team and supporting children in different settings including childcare, kindergarten, schools and recreational camps. Courtney enjoys the dynamic of groups and the benefits they provide children therapeutically and socially. She enjoys exploring fun and engaging ways to support childhood development.
Outside of work Courtney enjoys travelling, exploring new places and walking her dog.

Rukiye

Speech Pathology Lead - BAppSc, MSP
Rukiye, also known as Ruks (pronounced “Rooks”), completed her Bachelor of Applied Sciences and Master of Speech Pathology at La Trobe University.
Ruks enjoys building rapport with her little friends and their families. Her sessions are child-led, meaningful, and accommodations are made to meet her clients’ needs.
Ruks upholds a neuroaffirmative therapy approach. Her mission is to help her clients understand their true self and to increase their self-advocacy skills. When she is not at work, you will find her sipping on an iced latte and Netflix and chilling with her cat daughter, Chuko.

Jess

Administration Lead (Management Team) – BAppSc(Psych)
Jess completed her Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology) at RMIT University in 2019. Jess is passionate about working with children and supporting families and is now undertaking her Master of Teaching (Primary).
Jess is enthusiastic about using children’s interests and strengths to support their development and wellbeing and is very excited to progress her career.
During her free time, Jess enjoys spending the day at the beach, walking her dog, and attending yoga and pilates.

Ayse

Clinical Supervisor Speech Pathologist
Ayse, also known as Aysh, completed her Bachelor of Applied Sciences and Master of Speech Pathology at La Trobe University. Aysh enjoys getting to know her clients and their families, and learning all about their interests to incorporate them into her therapy sessions. She thrives on building meaningful connections with her clients, and tailoring her sessions to accommodate for their needs in an engaging manner.
Aysh has a passion for working within the paediatric population and incorporating a neuro-affirmative approach to delivering a wide range of evidence-based intervention.
When she’s not in clinic, Aysh loves to spend her time with her family and friends. On the weekends, she could almost always be found at the beach.

Hannah

Clinical Supervisor Speech Pathologist
Hannah obtained her Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Speech Pathology at La Trobe University. Hannah loves providing meaningful therapy and ensuring that she creates a comfortable space for her kiddies and their families.
Hannah is a lover of all things learning; especially advocating and educating for the neuro divergent community.
During her down time, you can catch Hannah reading a new Colleen Hoover book, sipping on a coffee or spending time with her friends.

Ella

Acting Clinical Supervisor Occupational Therapist – BSc, MSc
Ella obtained her Master in Occupational Therapy at the University of Central Lancashire in England.
Ella is an enthusiastic, devoted, and problem-solving occupational therapist with experience working with neurodivergent children and young people. She uses the therapeutic use of self to build strong rapports with her clients and their families to ensure that SMART therapy goals are created collaboratively, are evidence based, and that work towards the client increasing their independence and strengthening their occupational identities. Ella is very active and loves going to HIIT classes, yoga, or going for an outdoor run. In her spare time, you will find her reading a book, doing some sort of outdoor activity, or socialising with friends and family over some yummy food.

Jasmyn

Occupational Therapist – BOT
Jasmyn completed her Bachelor of Occupational Therapy at Australian Catholic University.
During her degree, Jasmyn has gained experience in many different areas including both private and community Paediatric settings. She has also gained experience in Hand Therapy and has a strong interest in supporting fine motor development to support children and their occupational goals.
Jasmyn has a strong interest in supporting children, as she has also worked as a child disability support worker whilst completing her degree and worked as an education support volunteer within a primary school.
Jasmyn has a strong passion in empowering a child to identify their strengths and interests when working towards their goals. She also believes in the importance of building a stable and trusting connection with a child and their family through implementing a family-centred approach.
During her free time, Jasmyn loves staying active through her love for sports like netball, tennis and pilates. She also loves going to the beach and enjoying a big walk with her coffee.

Aleyna

Speech Pathologist - BAppSc, MSP
Aleyna completed her Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Speech Pathology at La Trobe University.
Aleyna has previous experience working within a school setting and is passionate about creating a fun, safe and meaningful environment for her clients to grow in. She values the importance of connecting with clients and their families using a holistic and strengths-based approach, and loves finding new ways to implement clients’ interests into therapy to make sessions as individualised and engaging as possible.
In her free time, you’ll find Aleyna catching the sunset at the beach or cafe hopping around Melbourne with a chai latte in hand.

Paige

 Occupational Therapist – BScOT, MSOT
Paige obtained her Bachelor of Health Sciences and Master of Occupational Therapy Practice  from La Trobe University. Paige uses a family centred approach, including both the child and  their family to develop therapy goals and implement evidence based interventions.     Paige has an interest in emotional regulation and play based therapy, adapting play to suit  the child’s interests.     On the weekends, you can find Paige going to AFL games to support her team Carlton,  catching up with friends or spending time with her cat, Tarlo. 

Victoria

Speech Pathologist – BArts, MSp
Victoria completed her Bachelor of Arts (Linguistics) and Master of Speech Pathology at the University of Melbourne. Victoria has a special interest in working with children with speech and language differences. Victoria is passionate about following the child’s lead and implementing their interests to make therapy fun and enjoyable. Victoria understands the social impact language differences may have on a child’s self-esteem and strives to build their confidence so that they can express themselves comfortably. In her free time, Victoria enjoys going for walks and exploring new restaurants around Melbourne.

Madison

Speech Pathologist - BAppSc, MSP
Madison completed her Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Speech Pathology at La Trobe University. Madison has an interest in working with Autistic children, and children with speech and language differences.
Madison has experience providing services and support within different environments including schools, kindergartens, childcare centres, private clinics, and community health. She also has experience using telehealth services. Madison is passionate about forming genuine connections with children and their families to facilitate achievements during therapy. Madison focuses on client-centred practice to ensure each child has the opportunity to achieve their maximum potential. She aims to make therapy sessions fun and engaging for children and their families.
In her free time, Madison enjoys spending time at the beach and attending art exhibitions.

Lucas

Provisional Psychologist
Lucas completed his Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) (Honours).
Lucas has experience working within private clinic settings, supporting children and youth, utilising a person-centred approach. Lucas believes in an empathetic, connected and progressive approach to childhood mental health and development. Lucas' clinical experience until date, has provided him with a valuable understanding of the needs of children and adolescents within family systems, and the importance of facilitating children to have confidence in knowing that they have a say and to use their voice to advocate for their own future.
Lucas is driven by positive outcomes for his clients and hearing positive feedback either from a client’s positive life experience or a positive experience in therapy.

Marinela

Occupational Therapist – BscOT
Marinela, also known as Marla, completed her Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy at the University of Santo Tomas. Marla believes that the key to working with children should be fun and holistic. She uses her creativity in therapy sessions to support the child’s motivation and potential. Using a holistic and client-centred approach, she is committed to working collaboratively with families, carers, teachers, other therapists and their community to support success in their meaningful occupations.
Outside work, Marla enjoys visiting art exhibitions, creating watercolour sketches, and cafe hopping.

Leonise

Occupational Therapist – BScOT
Leonise, known better as Elise, completed her Bachelor degree at the University of Santo Tomas and has been practicing as a paediatric occupational therapist seven years.
Elise is a ball of energy, enthusiasm, and empathy rolled into one. Elise values continued professional development and finds it most fulfilling to support children to the best of her abilities, by providing an all-encompassing, child-centered approach so they can thrive in occupations that are meaningful for them. Elise is passionate about supporting parents, family members, and caregivers to embrace and advocate for Neurodiversity, so that they may continue fostering the child's growth in the child’s other environments.
Outside of work, you will find Elise at the gym, or at the beach with her loved ones with her iced coffee at hand!

Steph

Speech Pathologist - BHlthSc, MSP
Stephanie (or Steph) graduated from Master of Speech Pathology at the University of Melbourne in 2021. 
Steph strives to empower families, educators and the wider community with the knowledge and strategies to help her clients achieve their full potential. She enjoys building strong relationships with families and children while collaborating closely with those in the child’s community. Stephanie is committed to upholding a neuro-affirmative approach during therapy and ensuring that sessions remain fun and engaging!
Outside of work, you will find Steph spending many nights playing dodgeball, stretching at Pilates, or hanging out with her partner's dog, Eddie.

Claudette

Occupational Therapist – BScOT
After graduating from the University of Santo Tomas with a Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy, Claudette became a paediatric Occupational Therapist with a passion for helping children and their families.
She believes in using a family-centered approach, where both families and professionals work together as equal partners to support children in achieving success in their daily activities.
When she’s not working, Claudette enjoys spending quality time with loved ones, going out for brunch and coffee, and exploring new places.

Esra

Occupational Therapist - BOT
Esra obtained her Bachelor of Occupational Therapy at Deakin University.
Esra is enthusiastic about connecting with children throughout play and leisure, whilst delivering a neuro-affirming service at Scribble. Esra is passionate about advocating for client beliefs and values within Occupational Therapy. Overall, she finds importance in client-centred practice and ensures those around her feel comfortable and welcomed.
During her free time, Esra enjoys caring for her indoor plants, cooking, and spending quality time with family.

Rimsha

Occupational Therapist – BScOT (Hons)
Rimsha is an enthusiastic Occupational Therapist who obtained her Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Occupational Therapy from the University of Health Sciences, Lahore. Rimsha is very passionate about working with children of all ages. She uses a child-centred approach/play therapy to support children to become more independent and work towards achieving their goals. Outside of work, Rimsha loves baking, painting, and watching TV. Her favourite personal time is socialising with her family members.

Rachel

Occupational Therapist - BOT
Rachel completed her Certificate 2 in Health Support Services and Certificate 3 in Health Services Assistance at TAFE Queensland Brisbane. Additionally, she obtained a Diploma in Health Science at Deakin College and a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy at Deakin University.
Rachel is passionate about supporting neurodivergent children and their families by identifying their children's strengths and therapy goals. Rachel strongly believes in client-centred practice to ensure all children can engage and participate in meaningful activities and life roles. Rachel has experience as a medical assistant assisting nurses and doctors within a clinic, supporting the development of her critical thinking and problem-solving skills. From her past experiences, she utilises her problem-solving skills to ensure her services are delivered and tailored to each child's individual needs, understanding that each child can require different support.
Rachel enjoys going to the beach, fruit picking along the peninsula, and travelling in her free time.

Adele

Occupational Therapist – BOccTher, BArts(Psyc), MSc(Cog Behav Neuro)
Adele is passionate about working collaboratively with Autistic children and their families using strengths-based approaches, and using sensory regulation strategies to empower children to engage in meaningful activities.
Adele completed her Bachelor of Occupational Therapy, Bachelor of Arts (Psychology), and Master of Science (Cognitive and Behavioural Neuroscience) degrees in New Zealand.
She has experience working with Autistic and other neurodiverse children in individual and group settings, including homes, hospital outpatients, schools, and other community locations. Adele also has experience in creating meaningful change for populations of neurodiverse and neurotypical children and young people at a government systems level, and strives to shift the balance so that neurodiverse children have more equitable access to opportunities to participate and thrive in their daily lives.
In her free time, Adele loves attending dance classes, discovering new restaurants, and immersing herself in Melbourne’s vibrant arts scene.

Saja

Speech Pathologist
Saja completed her Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Speech Pathology at La Trobe University. She has a great passion for working with children to support early language, literacy, and speech development.
Saja strives to empower individuals' communication and autonomy and has experience supporting families in a range of settings, including early intervention, community, and educational environments. With an unwavering dedication to a strengths-based approach, she firmly believes that the key to successful therapy lies in placing the preferences and strengths of each client at the forefront of their therapeutic journey. By doing so, Saja aims to ensure that every session is personalised and effective, resulting in meaningful progress. She seeks to create a positive and impactful experience for clients and their families alike.
In her free time, Saja cherishes moments spent with friends and finds joy in everything related to animals.

Claire

Speech Pathologist – BFSC, MOT
Claire completed her Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Speech Pathology at La Trobe University.
Claire enjoys working with children of all ages and values a client-centred approach in her practice. She strives to create a fun and engaging environment to help children and their families grow and learn using evidence-based practice. Claire recognises the importance of building positive relationships with her clients and their families and adopts a strengths-based approach in her sessions to help children reach their goals.
In her free time, Claire enjoys spending time with family and friends, enjoying the sunshine, and watching sports.

Chloe

Chloe completed her Master of Speech Pathology at the University of Melbourne.
Chloe also has experience in the education sector having completed a Bachelor of Primary Education and Arts (Psychology) at Monash University. Chloe has experience within school, private practice, and hospital settings. Chloe has also developed skills in planning and implementing effective assessment and therapy across a range of areas, including speech, language, and Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC). Chloe has a passion for providing client-centred practice that works to meet each individual client’s goals, whilst incorporating fun and play. Chloe also recognises the importance of fostering strong relationships with the families she works with and enjoys assisting them to best support their child’s needs.
In her free time, Chloe enjoys singing and music, walking her dog Duncan and watching AFL.

Eliza

Speech Pathologist
Eliza completed her Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Speech Pathology at La Trobe University.
Eliza is a passionate speech pathologist who is devoted to supporting all children’s communication. She values providing a safe and fun environment in therapy sessions by following the child’s lead and always using a strength-based approach.
Eliza believes it is important to build connections with children as well as their families to collaboratively achieve goals while using neurodiverse-affirming and evidence-based practices. She strives to engage children by using their interests in play.
When she is not in the clinic, Eliza can be found drinking coffee while chasing sunsets, hanging out with her dog and listening to Taylor Swift.

Jessica

Speech Pathologist
Jessica completed her Bachelor of Speech Pathology at Australian Catholic University Melbourne.
During her degree, Jessica has worked in multiple paediatric settings including childcare centres, primary schools and private practice. Jessica has a special interest in working with all children to support their early language and speech development. Jessica enjoys building relationships with her clients and their family members and making each session a comfortable, safe and enjoyable environment for all involved.
In her free time, you will find Jessica spending time with her family and friends, playing with her puppy and watching Formula 1.

Nia

Occupational Therapist
Coming soon...

Lindon

Occupational Therapist – BAppSc, MOT
Lindon achieved his Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Occupational Therapy Practice from La Trobe University Melbourne.
Driven by personal experiences within his own family, he recognises the significant impact of occupational therapy and allied health services. Lindon is dedicated to providing these services at Scribble, ensuring clients and their families can access them while emphasizing a neuro-affirming approach.
In his leisure time, Lindon engages in activities like tennis, gym, reading and quality time with friends and family.

Bianca

Receptionist / Administration Officer
Bianca has over 10 years of Reception and Administration experience and is passionate about assisting clients to ensure that they feel comfortable and welcome at each appointment. Bianca enjoys making genuine connections and being the first face that clients see when they arrive at the clinic. Bianca loves to listen and connect with clients to ensure that they can have the best experience possible.   During her free time, Bianca enjoys going on adventures with her partner and her little dog, Cosmo, and spending time with her family and friends.

Caitlin

Receptionist / Administration Officer

Caitlin is an experienced Allied Health Receptionist and Administrative Assistant who is passionate about providing exceptional care and support to all clients.

Caitlin creates a warm and welcoming environment and ensures each appointment runs smoothly.

Outside of work, Caitlin enjoys trying new local restaurants, playing netball, and watching the footy.

Favia

Administration Officer – BA Advertising and Public Relations
Favia completed her Bachelor in Advertising and Public Relations in 2009. Favia is a Certified Administrative Professional (CAP) and Certified Learning and Development Professional (CLDP). She is passionate about providing excellent service to clients and top-notch support in the operations.
During her free time, Favia enjoys spending the day with her family, walking her dog, karaoke and Netflix and chill.

Richelle

Executive Assistant – BA Arts and Letters FIL
Richelle completed her Bachelor Arts and Letters in FIL in 2014. Richelle holds Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act certification and has completed Security Awareness Training. She is passionate about providing excellence in allied health administration, scheduling, staffing and recruitment.
Richelle has been an NCR Chess player since grade school and a worship leader. During her free time, Richelle enjoys playing chess online, playing with her cat, karaoke and doing activities in her church.

Serhan

Financial Planner
Serhan obtained his qualifications in Business and Financial Planning at RMIT and has been working as an authorised Financial Adviser since 2018. Serhan supports Scribble with financial planning, goal setting and creating plans to achieve set goals. Serhan is a member of the Financial Planning Association (FPA).

Sana

Social Media Manager
Sana is Scribble’s social media manager and content creator. Sana holds certifications in digital marketing, online marketing, photoshop design, 2D, 3D, whiteboard animation and web design. Sana has 5 years of industry experience and has a degree in Health Sciences. Sana enjoys designing high quality web designs and graphics.
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