Meet Our Specialists

Abhishek Koshy Philip

Mr. Philip is a certified speech-language pathologist with a masters in speech-language pathology and audiology. He has been providing speech-language therapy services for more than 7 years for individuals with various difficulties like speech clarity issues, language delay, stammering and poor social skills to name a few. His passion lies in providing early intervention for children with speech and language delay due to various conditions like Autism Spectrum Disorder and Intellectual disability. Mr. Philip provides customized therapy programs, catered to meet to meet each individual's need through a fun, efficient and outcome-driven plan by working closely with their family members.

Yulidar

Ms. Yulidar is a speech therapist that has been working with children with special needs for 25 years. The population that she has worked with includes individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Asperger's, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Dysarthria, Cerebral Palsy, Hearing Loss, Speech Disorders, Language Disorders, and individuals who stutters. Besides working as our Bahasa Indonesia Speech Therapist at Shining Stars, she is a tenured professor in Akademi Terapi Wicara YBW Jakarta and a guest professor at Stikes Mercubakti Padang.

Sheryl Gurban

Ms. Sheryl Gurban is a qualified occupational therapist (OT) with over 6 years of experience working with children ages 1 to 16 years old with varying needs, both in clinical and educational settings. This includes children with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), Down Syndrome, global developmental delay (GDD), non-verbal learning disorder (NVLD), children with trauma and emotional issues, difficulty focusing, and other diagnosed and undiagnosed conditions. 

Ms. Sheryl graduated and was trained at Bournemouth University, United Kingdom (UK), and holds a valid UK HCPC- license. Ms. Sheryl is also a certificated Ayre’s sensory integration (ASI) practitioner.  

Sheila Marie Marquez Escuetta 

Sheila is a licensed pediatric therapist with over 15 years of experience. She earned her undergraduate degree in occupational therapy at the University of Santo Tomas in the Philippines. She is certified on the Sensory Integration and Praxis Test (SIPT). She is a DIR/Floortime beginner level. She attended training on Comprehensive Behavioural Intervention for Tics (CBIT). Sheila has experience in evaluating, planning, and implementing treatment programs with neurodiverse children. She is passionate to provide life skills to these clients and envisions their integration into the community.