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Natalie is a Senior Lecturer in Speech Pathology within the School of Psychology and Social Science
Dr Natalie Ciccone came to ECU in 2009 after working in the Speech Pathology programs at Curtin University since 1999. While at Curtin University Natalie was involved in clinical supervision and teaching as well as unit and course coordination for both the undergraduate and Master of Speech Pathology courses. While at Curtin University Natalie was responsible for establishing a number of student clinical placements including; a rehabilitation placement at Royal Perth Hospital- Shenton Park campus, an early intervention communication clinic at Balga Primary School and an interprofessional placement involving Speech Pathology and Psychology at Boronia Women’s Pre- Release Center. Natalie has worked as a clinician in acute and rehabilitation hospital settings in Perth and Darwin primarily working with patients with communication and swallowing difficulties following stroke and head injury. Natalie completed her PhD in aphasia- a language difficulty that occurs after stroke. Her PhD investigated variability in the communicative abilities of individuals with aphasia.