May 30th 5:00PM: CP-Achieve Webinar Series

Wednesday, February 16, 2022 - 12:00 PM


Jacinta Pennacchia is a speech pathologist completing her PhD at the University of Melbourne. Her clinical experience is in a specialist school setting for children and adolescents with disabilities, supporting students to have a means of autonomous communication and self-advocacy skills. Jacinta’s PhD focuses on the measurement of mental health and wellbeing of young people with child-onset disability and complex communication needs. She looks forward to bringing her clinical knowledge on AAC into her research around mental health assessment in this population.