1300 756 206

Nominations for the LDA and AJLD awards have now closed – thank you to all those who took the time to nominate/apply.

Consultant Membership is now open to Speech Pathologists, new members can apply HERE.

Within what timeframe should I expect to hear from a Consultant?

You should hear back from a Consultant within 3 business days. If you do not receive a response within this timeframe, please contact us on 1300 756 206 or by emailing consultant.enquiries@ldaustralia.org.

What if I need a Specialist Teacher and a Speech Pathologist?

You are welcome to use our service to find both a Specialist Teacher and a Speech Pathologist. You will need to perform separate searches.

Who are LDA Consultants?

LDA Consultants are:

  • Registered teachers and Speech Pathologists who have post-entry level qualifications with a significant Learning Difficulties component
  • Required to demonstrate high standards of ongoing professional development to maintain LDA Consultant registration
  • Experienced in teaching students with diverse needs at all levels
  • Specialists in literacy, maths, study skills
  • Advocates and users of empirical, evidence-based teaching methods
  • Independent providers i.e. endorsed by LDA but not employed by LDA
  • Fully insured for Public Liability and Professional Indemnity

LDA Consultants provide:

  • Expert support for students with Specific Learning Disorders (including dyslexia, dysgraphia and dyscalculia), low progress learners, underachievers, and other students at risk of not meeting their potential
  • For all ages – children, adolescents and adults
  • Educational assessments to evaluate needs
  • Individualised programs
  • One-on-one tuition
  • Program development consultancy with school and parents
  • Tutoring across a range of venues which vary according to each consultant’s individual practice, e.g. private office, student’s school or home, public place (e.g. library), or via online video conferencing