I am a qualified and highly trained Speech and Language Therapist who specialises in assessing and treating children with a wide range of speech, language and feeding difficulties. I have a passion for working with children who have an Autistic Spectrum Disorder. I have completed the following training: Talk Tools, PROMPT, PECS, Makaton 1-4, Lidcombe Stammering, Verbal Behaviour (ABA), Bobath (Cerebral Palsy) and Dysphagia. I am based in my family home with a room on the ground floor set aside for therapy. I can also do home, nursery and school visits. Please call me on 01353 661291/07957 098039 for a chat.
Training, qualifications & experience
Bobath Treatment and Management of Children with Cerebral Palsy
Dysphagia Basic Level Training (Assessment and treatment of children with swallowing difficulties)
Sequential-Oral-Sensory (SOS) for Feeding
Feeding difficulties in neonates/premature babies
Talk Tools: Level 1, 2 and 3 – Oral Motor Therapy for feeding and speech development
Talk Tools: Sensory-Motor Feeding Techniques
Talk Tools: Teaching speech to non-verbal individuals on the Autistic Spectrum
Kaufman Speech to Language Protocol
Verbal Behaviour: teaching functional communication to individuals with an Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Makaton Sign Language Stages 1 to 4
Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) - Basic and Advanced Training
Elklan Speech and Language Support for Under Fives
Lidcombe Stammering Therapy
Introduction to PROMPT
MSc in Applied Behavioural Analysis, University of Belfast
Expert Witness Training accredited by Cardiff University
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Availability 9am to 5pm Mon to Saturday