Skip to content

Integration Project Manager

BSpchPath(Hons)

Sarah Pillar is the Integration Project Manager at CliniKids, at the Telethon Kids Institute. Her role revolves around the intersection between clinical and research work - getting research into clinical practice, and shaping clinical questions into research projects.

Sarah is a Speech Pathologist by background and she developed a passion for supporting children on the autism spectrum and their families through working directly with families in metropolitan and country WA. She is an ADOS-2 (Autism Diagnostic Observation Scale) trainer.

Sarah has been involved in a number of research projects at the Telethon Kids Institute, including research into pre-emptive intervention for infants, which supports the development of social-communication skills in the first year of life. Sarah was also a member of the team that developed Australia's first National Guideline for Supporting Autistic Children in Australia.

In 2019 Sarah illustrated a children’s book, bringing to life the words and experiences of children with Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD). Titled: Sometimes I Find it Hard to Move my Body.

  • Education and Qualifications