Speech and Language Therapy

Speech and language Therapy Services

  • Assessment and Written report
  • Speech and language therapy assessment and intervention
  • Creative arts and crafts assessment and intervention sessions
  • Sensory dance and movement support sessions
  • Support on Positive Behaviour Management for service users
  • Advice and training sessions for parents school staff and carers on all areas of speech, language, social skills, behaviour management and creative skills.
  • Makaton signing support.
  • Elocution and public speaking skill development
  • Performing arts and theatre skills
  • Support on developing Alternative and Augmentative Communication strategies
  • Liaison and contacts for other professionals if requested, which can include auditory sound integration, physiotherapy, nutrition, occupational therapy, behaviour specialist advice and counselling

Which types of difficulties are treated?

  • Early years sensory  and communication development
  • Communication, language and speech development
  • Bilingual support to language and speech development
  • Behaviour difficulties
  • Attention difficulties
  • Difficulties breathing and hoarseness of voice
  • Stammering
  • Dyspraxia
  • Cleft Palate
  • Down Syndrome
  • ADHD
  • Autism and Asperger’s
  • Support for young people with dyslexia
  • Delayed or disordered expressive language difficulty
  • Difficulties in understanding speech & language
  • Advice on Alternative & Augmentative Communication systems
    (electronic & low tech systems)
  • Difficulties in social skills, imaginative play, behaviour or creative skills
  • Sensory and auditory integration training and support

Therapy and Training options include

  • Individual sessions
  • Group sessions
  • Appointments at Little Talkers, at clients home or in school, or day centre
  • Intensive blocks of therapy
  • Advice and support through telephone or mail
  • Support sessions and coffee morning for school staff, parents and carers
  • Supplementary sessions working with NHS therapists
  • Therapy support for independent and local schools, and other child and young adult care units
  • Supervision for newly qualified Speech and language Therapists and Creative Therapy Staff.
  • Support with development of Speech and Language Therapy Departments and Units within schools, care homes, etc.

 

Contact us for more information and support