About Our Team

The Speech Practice has three speech pathologists, Rachel, Angela and Lisa who work together closely as a team to assist all clients and patients. In treatment sessions, you will possibly have sessions with one or two of us throughout any treatment program.

Our cozy speech pathology clinic is conveniently located near Dhoby Ghaut station.

Who We Are

RACHEL TANG
Bachelor of Speech Pathology (Honours Class I) The University of Queensland, Australia
AHPC Registered

Rachel is a Senior Speech Therapist. Rachel attained a Bachelor of Speech Pathology with First Class Honors (Class I) from The University of Queensland, Australia.

 

In clinical practice since 2013, Rachel has spent many years working in an acute hospital, specializing in the assessment and intervention of communication, stuttering, voice and swallowing disorders in the adult population. Rachel then moved to a community hospital, where she led a team of Speech Therapists. Rachel spearheaded new services in the community hospital, such as group therapy in swallowing and speech rehabilitation. Rachel has served as a Clinical Educator to speech pathology students and junior staff. Rachel also conducted numerous training sessions for healthcare professionals, community partners and teachers.

 

Rachel is trained in Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets (PROMPT) for apraxia and speech impairments, as well as Lee Silverman Voice Treatment® (LSVT) for Parkinson’s disease.

 

In Australia, Rachel gained experience working with children with speech and language delays, including those with hearing impairment. Rachel also provided early intervention in a mental health setting.

 

As a mother to a young toddler, Rachel strives to empower other parents with appropriate knowledge and skills to create a supportive environment where the young ones can bloom. Rachel believes in maximizing the potential and function of her clients, to achieve fulfilling and meaningful lives.

 

Outside of work, Rachel is an active member of her church and enjoys travelling and spending time outdoors with her family. Rachel is fully-registered with the Allied Health Professional Council (AHPC) in Singapore and a member of Speech and Language Therapy Singapore (SALTS).

ANGELA SHO 
Master of Speech and Language Pathology
Macquarie University, Australia
AHPC Full Registration

 

Angela Sho is a Senior Speech Therapist. Angela attained her Master of Speech and Language Pathology from Macquarie University in 2009.

 

Angela has more than 10 years of experience working as a speech therapist. Angela has a broad spectrum of hospital experience backed by rigorous training and rich clinical knowledge. In her professional experience, Angela has worked in restructured and community hospitals, nursing homes, rehabilitation centers and hospices. Angela has a vast experience working with people with swallowing, language and speech difficulties as a result of stroke, cancer, trauma, dementia, Parkinson’s’ disease, Motor Neuron Disease. Angela is also skilled in providing assessments, intervention, management and caregiver training.

 

Angela’s keen interest in the paediatric population has led her to work with children with special needs in an early intervention centre. Angela is a trained volunteer in providing intervention for children with autism using the Son-Rise Program, in collaboration with families and their kids with autism in their homes. Angela is trained in providing PROMPT Therapy – Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets, sign language training using Makaton (Australia) and oral motor therapy.

 

Angela has been invited to share her expertise on various occasions. Angela is a freelance lecturer at the Lien Center for Palliative Care (LCPC) and Nanyang Polytechnic. She also provides training to nurses, doctors, therapy assistants, volunteers and mentors junior speech therapists.

 

Angela speaks and writes fluent English and Chinese, she is also conversant in Hokkien and Cantonese.As a mother of two children, Angela is ever ready to lend a listening ear to parents. Angela’s heart-warming personality and a genuine desire to see every individual improve shines through her work and patients under her care. Outside of work, Angela enjoys spending time with her children, reading and jogging.

 

Angela is fully-registered with the Allied Health Professional Council (AHPC) of Singapore.

Speech Therapist

Dr. LISA LIM SU LI

Speech Language Pathologist
B.App Sc, M. Sc, Ph.D (Speech Pathology, University of Sydney)
AHPC Registered

Dr Lim received her doctorate from the University of Sydney and completed her undergraduate training in Speech Pathology.

 

Dr Lim’s professional experience over 10 years includes work in acute and rehabilitation hospitals and special schools, both in Australia and Singapore.  Dr Lim’s interesting blend of complex cases has enabled herself to perceptively assess and treat children, adolescents, and adults with stuttering, speech, and language delays, as well as feeding and swallowing disorders.

 

Dr Lim is trained in PROMPT, Level 1 and Level 2 oral motor therapy by TalkTools® and the Sequential Oral Sensory (SOS) Feeding Approach to effectively evaluate and manage children with sensory disorders, feeding problems, as well as children suspected or diagnosed with dyspraxia or an autism spectrum disorder.

 

Dr Lim has also received training in Voice Craft ® and as a musician herself, she understands the intimate needs of the vocalist and why proper voice care is essential to prevent vocal disorders.

 

Dr Lim is a strong proponent for multidisciplinary work and in 2008, she received the Gold Award at the Singhealth Allied Health Innovative Practice Award in collaboration with dieticians at Changi General Hospital to improve the oral intake of malnourished patients with swallowing difficulties. Her elevated clinical competence through continuing professional education has helped improve the communication skills and quality of life for many clients. Motivated by her special commitment and interest in literacy skills in the Down syndrome population, Dr Lim decided to pursue higher research by embarking on a PhD. Dr Lim presented a research study investigating predictors of reading comprehension in Down syndrome at the 8th Asia Pacific Conference on Speech, Language and Hearing in Christchurch, NZ, 2011.

 

Dr Lim’s practice philosophy is to help her clients achieve their fullest potential in their communication milestones or voice skills with delight and ease.

 

Dr Lim also holds membership with the Speech Language and Hearing Association (Singapore), Speech Pathology Australia since 2004, and is a Certified Practicing Speech Pathologist.

 

Apart from work, Dr Lim enjoys playing the keyboard for church and spending quality time with her family.

Publications

  • Lim, L., Arciuli, J., Rickard Liow, S., & Munro, N. (2014). Predictors of spelling ability in children with Down syndrome. Scientific Studies of Reading,18, 171-193.
  • Download articleLim, L., Arciuli, J., Munro, M. (2017). Shared book reading behaviours of children with Down Syndrome before and after participation in the MultiLit reading tutor program: an exploratory study.  Australian Journal of Learning difficulties.
  • Download articleLim, L., Arciuli, J., Munro, M., Cupples, L. (2019).  Using the MULTILIT Literacy instruction program with children who have Down syndrome. Reading and Writing. Download article