• Dyslexia and Stammering - Enemy or Advantage?

    by Claire Chambers 06 Nov 2019

    Only Artists from BBC Radio 4 brings two artists together to talk about their work. Find out more out about how having dyslexia and a stammer had a positive impact on the careers of Katie Paterson and David Mitchell.

  • How does DLD fit in with Language Link and where has ‘language delay’ gone?

    by Louise Bingham
    — Speech and Language Therapist 07 Oct 2019

    With International DLD day approaching on the 18th October 2019, information about the change in terminology being used for children with language difficulties is in abundance online. But what are the changes in terminology and what do they mean for our Language Link users?

  • T’ai Chi-Helping primary school children to combat exam stress

    by Editor 27 Sep 2019

    T’ai Chi has been found to help primary school pupils combat exam stress. Read our blog by T’ai Chi instructor Paul White about how T’ai Chi can help.

  • Q & A with Kim Griffin, OT.

    by Editor 10 Sep 2019

    Kim Griffin, Occupational Therapist, has written 2 articles for The Link magazine.  In issue 14 Kim describes how she uses her OT sessions as an opportunity to enhance children’s language development  ‘Exploring Language with Your Senses’ We caught up with Kim and asked her some questions our readers have sent in.

  • Does SLCN really decrease with age?

    by Louise Bingham
    — Speech and Language Therapist 29 Aug 2019

    The latest DfE report on SEN Statistics is out and our SLT Louise Bingham has been wading through the stats to find out what this means for children with SLCN