Chyrisse is a dually qualified Speech Pathologist and Audiologist. She is a Director of Speech Pathology Australia. Chyrisse has worked in a wide range of clinical and academic settings as a Speech Pathologist, Audiologist and Researcher. In these positions she gained extensive experience working with both children and adults with a range of speech, language, literacy and hearing impairments. Chyrisse’s recent work and research interests are in Central Auditory Processing Disorder, age-related Dual Sensory Loss, hearing loss and its effect on communication and quality of life and speech processing in cochlear implant recipients. Chyrisse is also the Senior Advisor for the CABDICO Speech Therapy program in Cambodia.