Tag Archives | social communication difficulties
Georgie Biggs

Georgie Biggs – Art Therapist

MA Art Therapy, BA Psychology (Hons), Qualified Life Coach Georgie is a qualified Art Therapist with experience working in mainstream and special needs schools, both primary and secondary, as well as pupil referral units in the UK. She helps children with emotional-behavioural difficulties, autism, communication and learning difficulties, self-esteem and social interaction challenges, and physical disability. […]

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Genevieve Stanton - Speech & Language Therapist

Autism and the Hanen approach: upskilling parents to help children

Last month, the BBC highlighted the results of a study, which showed how upskilling parents can help improve their child’s autism. Genevieve Stanton, our speech and language therapist tells us her thoughts on it, and the special approach she uses to help parents support children with autism. “Teaching parents clear tools and techniques can have […]

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Child tantrum

Tackling toddler tantrums: 6 tips to make a big difference

Every parent knows tantrums can be really hard to deal with. Lorna Davis, our Speech and Language Therapist (and mum of a 2 year-old tantrum professional) tells us how language development can play into tantrums, and her top tantrum tactics. “Toddlers have only just started learning language. A two year-old usually only has around 50-100 words – that’s not […]

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Lorna Davis

Lorna Davis – Speech & Language Therapist

Lorna Davis MSc Speech & Language Sciences, PG Dip Psychology, BA (Hons) Linguistics, MRCSLT, MHCPC Lorna is a paediatric Speech and Language Therapist with more than 10 years experience working with children who have speech, language and communication difficulties. She works with children of all ages across a range of settings including clinics, nurseries, mainstream […]

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Identifying, Supporting and Referring Children With Communication Difficulties Flyer

Free Talk – Identifying, Helping and Referring Children with Communication Difficulties

Children’s Therapies offers a free training talk for schools on Identifying, Helping and Referring Children with Communication Difficulties.  Delivered by one of our specialist speech and language therapists, the talk lasts for approximately one hour and aims to: raise the level of staff awareness and understanding of different communication difficulties help school staff to identify […]

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Kate Stradling - Speech & Language Therapist

Kate Stradling – Speech & Language Therapist

Kate Stradling, MSc, MRCSLT, HCPC Kate is a Speech and Language Therapist with more than 10 years of experience working in a variety of settings including community clinics, mainstream and special schools. She specialises in supporting children and young adults with speech and language difficulties, social communication difficulties, a range of autism spectrum disorders, and […]

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