Some 18 months ago, he read in a newspaper that children often have to wait for up to six months to see a speech therapist. How could it take so long? He was spurred into action.
Numerous phone calls to dozens of therapists later, Kivin found that the waiting lists can be much more than just six months, potentially years. Therapy provision is extremely time- and location-sensitive, and therapists simply cannot be everywhere at once.
Alongside having an empathetic streak, Kivin was also an engineer, and he set to work harnessing the two to come up with a solution.