Displaying: Therapist Articles
  • What’s all the fuss about Lego® Therapy?

    by Shelley Parkin
    — Speech and Language Therapist 04 Jan 2019

    Lego® Therapy has risen in popularity over the last few years as an intervention for children with social communication difficulties. So, what actually happens in Lego®-based Therapy?

  • How can we support bereaved children with SLCN?

    by Editor 18 Dec 2018

    Sarah Helton is a Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Consultant and Trainer who specialises in bereavement, grief and loss. Here she writes about how we can support bereaved children with SLCN.

  • Autism and me

    by Shelley Parkin
    — Speech and Language Therapist 29 Nov 2018

    An interview with a teen-aged girl with Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

  • Developmental Language Disorder - The Voice of the Children and Young People

    by Shelley Parkin
    — Speech and Language Therapist 02 Oct 2018

    On 28th April 2018, NAPLIC held its annual conference in Birmingham, drawing a host of Speech and Language Therapists and other professionals working with children and young people to its talks focusing on Developmental Language Disorder.

  • NAPLIC Conference

    by Susan McMackin
    — Speech and Language Therapist 03 May 2018

    It’s that time of year again… the Annual Naplic Conference! You can guarantee it won’t be a conference that disappoints and this year was no exception. The conference committee managed the perfect matrimony between evidence-based research, experiences of practitioners and importantly the voices of young people with speech language and communication needs (SLCN).