Therapiescharacter

There are many types of therapy for difficulties with communication, speech sounds and language. This means that any individual may need one type of therapy or a bespoke package of several therapies to achieve their (or their parents) communication goals.

The issues I treat...

  • Ways to Communicate Without Speech
  • Interaction Skills 
  • Early Language
  • Social Skills
  • Concepts
  • Speech Sounds
  • Narrative
  • Memory
  • Later Language Skills 
  • Stammering
  • Selective Mutism

     

What I do...

  • PECS (Pictoral Exchange Communication System)
  • Makaton
  • Adult/Parent Child Interaction (PCIT)
  • Early Language Skills
  • Social Skills SULP (Social Use of Language Programme) 
  • Narrative Work
  • Memory
  • Later Language Skills
  • Stammering
    • Lidcombe
    • Parent Child Interaction (under 7s)
      (Michael Palin Centre treatment for children who stammer)
    • Solution Focussed Brief Therapy
  • Selective Mutism
    • Breaking down the Barriers (Maggie Johnson). 
      A treatment for children who are elective or selective mute
  • Dyslexia Strategies

     

Please note that this is not an exhaustive list and represents only a few of the areas I am experienced to treat.

A requirement of registration with both the RCSLT, HCPC and ASILTIP is ongoing professional development including keeping skills and knowledge up to date.

My getting started pinboard...

Getting started pinboard