Teletherapy.

At Giant Leaps Speech Therapy we are now able to provide teletherapy services across the country. Through teletherapy, we can provide you with the same high quality specialist intervention while removing the limitations of isolation or geographical barriers. We use a high-tech online platform to host individual speech therapy sessions. Therapy can happen in the comfort of your own home, with a NZ registered Speech Therapist, without the cost of travel to and from sessions. Our sessions take place via video conferencing software and computer based activities. Webcams make online speech therapy engaging and interactive for the child. And the great news is - research has show that teletherapy is equally as effective and beneficial as traditional face-to-face sessions.

What do I need for Teletherapy?

Teletherapy is very simple and you don't need to be a tech expert to be able to connect with your Speech Therapist. We will guide you through the setup every step of the way. Our Teletherapy service is helping young children all over New Zealand to access the online speech & language therapy they need to achieve their communication potential. . 

Tech requirements.

  • Computer or Tablet
  • Reliable Internet connection
  • Working email address
  • Phone (for initial setup support)
  • Headset or earphone (recommended but not essential)

Benifits of Teletherapy.

  • Get help from one of our Speech Language Therapists wherever you are​ in NZ.
  • Remove geographical barriers
  • Stay in the convenience, comfort and privacy of your own home.
  • Save time and money travelling.
  • Interactive technology is FUN!

We use Zoom!

To participate in our online service you will need to download the Zoom web browser or app on your computer or tablet. Once your online session is booked we will send you an email with a link to join your teletherapy appointment. 

  • Download Zoom HERE
  • Join you teletherapy HERE

Enquire or Refer now.

We provide specialist services for CHILDREN, ADOLESCENTS and ADULTS. We are a team of highly experienced Speech-Language Therapists registered with the New Zealand Speech Therapy Association (NZSTA). Through teletherapy, our team are dedicated to providing the best practice and highest standard of assessment, diagnosis and treatment for a broad range of communication difficulties.  We have NO WAITING LISTS and can provide assessment and treatment services as soon as it is required - without leaving you home!