• Don’t Exclude Me: Behaviour is Communication

    by Juliet Leonard
    — Speech and Language Therapist 14 Oct 2021

    Following BBC 2’s ‘Don’t Exclude Me’ series, Juliet Leonard, Speech and Language Therapist reviews the importance of communication in supporting behaviour changes.

  • Ways to Develop Speech, Language and Communication Skills Through Play

    by Guest Writer 07 Oct 2021

    How Can We Help Children Develop Their Speech, Language and Communication Skills During Play?

  • What can COVID 19 teach us about learning vocabulary?

    by Juliet Leonard
    — Speech and Language Therapist 09 Sep 2021

    Juliet Leonard, Speech and Language Therapist discusses the new words our children have learned during the pandemic, and the insights this gives for learning vocabulary.

  • Primary teachers - do you need some sensory inspiration?

    by Guest Writer 05 Aug 2021

    Occupational therapist Kim Griffin’s new book, ‘100 ideas for Primary Teachers: Sensory Processing Difficulties’ provides primary school teachers with activities, practical ideas and tips for working with children who have sensory processing difficulties. Read on for more details and information about using for ear defenders successfully.

  • The Parent Detectives

    by Juliet Leonard
    — Speech and Language Therapist 02 Jul 2021

    Have months of home learning resulted in increased parental awareness of SLCN? - and if so, how can this be used to its greatest effect?