Our team

Logopädie Praxis Leiter Stefan Warych

Stefan Warych

Practice owner
State-Certified Speech Therapist
Learning therapist
Teaching Lecturer

  • Studies of Ethnology, Archaeology and Philology at the University of Bonn
  • Training as a state-owned certified speech therapist, graduation 2001
  • Many years of management activity in a phoniatric-pediatric audiology practice
  • freelance speech therapist since 2004
  • Training as a learning therapist 2006
  • Head of a training institute since 2007
  • Teaching lecturer for the subjects Auditory Processing and Perceptual Disorders (AVWS) and Reading-Spelling Disorders (LRS)

Main areas of therapy:
Initial examination and parental counselling in the field of children’s language, therapy of AVWS and LRS

Logopädie Praxis Mitarbeiterin Betty Machado

Betty Machado

State-Certified Speech Therapist
Learning therapist
Teaching Lecturer
Actress
Technical Director

0251-1364232

  • State-approved speech therapist
  • Many years of practical experience as an employed speech therapist
  • One-year training as a pedagogical-psychological learning therapist
  • Lecturer for the Department of Improvisational Theatre Techniques in Therapy
  • Teaching lecturer in the further training of educators and professional colleagues

Main areas of therapy:
Initial examination and parent counselling,
comprehensive experience in all disorders,
Learning therapy for reading and spelling disorders

Logopädie Praxis Mitarbeiterin Julia Schleenvoigt

Julia Schleenvoigt

State-Certified Speech Therapist

0251-1364232

  • Studies at the University of Music and Theatre Cello
  • Training as a state-approved speech therapist, graduated in 1998 from the University Hospital Essen
  • many years of professional experience in the therapy of children’s language, myofunctional disorders,
    Stuttering/rumbling, voice, neurological disorders as well as a variety of subject-specific training in these areas
  • Collaboration in various speech therapy practices, e.g. with Anita Kittel in Tübingen
  • Mother of 2 children (11 and 15 years)
  • Yoga teacher
surgery Toppheideweg 9

Larissa Kollenberg

State-Certified Speech Therapist

0251-1364232

  • Training as a state-approved speech therapist at the Düsseldorf Academy (2018-2021)
  • Currently studying “Therapy and Nursing Sciences” at the Hamburger Fernhochschule
  • 1/2 year working in a speech therapy practice in Essen with a focus on childhood speech development disorders, myofunctional disorders and neurologically induced speech and language disorders

Main areas of therapy:

  • childhood speech development disorders, late talkers
  • Myofunctional disorders
  • neurologically-induced speech and language disorders
Logopädie Praxis Mitarbeiterin Katharina Gedike

Katharina Gedike

State-Certified Speech Therapist
Bachelor of Health
Learning therapist

currently on parental leave

  • Graduation from HAN University of Applied Sciences (NL): Speech Therapy Bachelor of Health
  • Many years of practical experience as an employed speech therapist
  • One-year training as a pedagogical-psychological learning therapist
  • since 2017 Practice Manager Toppheideweg 9, Gievenbeck

Main areas of therapy:
Initial examination and parent counselling,
childhood speech and language disorders, auditory processing and perception disorders, dysphagia incl. tracheal cannula management, neurologically induced speech and language disorders, functional and organic dysphonias, myofunctional disorders,
Learning therapy for reading and spelling disorders

surgery Toppheideweg 9

Anna Ax

state-certified speech therapist B. Sc.

0251-1364232

currently on parental leave

  • Completion of the dual course of study at the School of Speech Therapy at the University Hospital Münster and the FH Münster: state-approved speech therapist (since 2015) and Bachelor of Science “Therapy and Health Management” (since 2017)
  • Certified quality management specialist and representative according to TÜV Süd (since 2016)
  • 4 1/2 years of experience in Hiltrup practice for speech therapy, in the context of this activity intensive experience in the field of animal-assisted therapy; Training as a therapy assistance dog team; terminated for the time being due to a serious illness of the dog

Main areas of therapy:
Voice disorders, speech development disorders, neurological disorders (dysarthria after stroke or neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson’s disease), myofunctional disorders

Logopädie Praxis Mitarbeiterin Ute Schulte-Leibbrand

Ute Schulte-Leibbrand

Assistant to the Managing Director
Bookkeeping
Project

0251-6867370

Joint practice

In the joint practice for occupational therapy and speech therapy at Toppheideweg 9, we work together with the experienced occupational therapist Mrs. Marie Bourdais and her staff. So you always have the opportunity to clarify further development issues with Ms. Bourdais in an interdisciplinary manner.

The practice rooms