About Us

 

Nabeelah Kathrada (Owner at NK Speech therapy & Audiology)

Nabeelah Kathrada is a Speech-Language Pathologist and Audiologist in Johannesburg, South Africa. She graduated from the University of the Witwatersrand and currently works in private practice servicing both the paediatric and adult populations. 

Nabeelah is currently based at the Benoni Speech therapy practice,  13 11th Avenue, Northmead, which is an MDT network and consists of speech therapists , occupational therapists and physiotherapists. She further services the Benoni area via Rynmed Rehabilitation Centre founded by Nuture, with a special focus on adult neurology communication and feeding/swallowing disorders.  

Furthermore , Nabeelah offers speech screenings to schools within the area. Services are also available at selected schools in Springs, Benoni, Kempton Park, Boksburg and surrounding areas.

Home- Visits are available within a radius in the four mentioned areas.

Nabeelah is currently conducting research on AAC implementation within the South African context.

Her previous experience included working within a multidisciplinary team at the Johannesburg Hospital School for Autism . She has been involved in delivering training workshops to parents, teachers and therapists alike. 

She is passionate about community development and rehabilitation, and has previously worked within this context in both Soweto & Roodepoort. 

She has completed CPD courses in Makaton, T.E.A.C.C.H and AAC and VitalStim.

She has presented her research at the 2014 ENT / SAAA / SASLHA conference and has a featured article on her research in the South African Journal of Child Health.