• Why improving speech, language and communication skills must be part of the Government’s Levelling Up agenda

    by Kate Freeman
    — Consultant - speech and language in education 30 Mar 2022

    The Government’s education white paper Opportunity for All was released on 28th March 2022. Read SL Multimedia’s response.

  • Supporting Generalisation of Skills

    by Sophie Mustoe-Playfair
    — Speech and Language Therapist 03 Mar 2022

    In the final blog of our three-part series about focusing on key areas that children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) are likely to struggle with. Speech and language therapist, Sophie Mustoe-Playfair, discusses how we can support better generalisation of skills.

  • Supporting Rigidity

    by Juliet Leonard
    — Speech and Language Therapist 03 Feb 2022

    In the second of our series on focusing on key areas that children with Autism Spectrum Discorder are likely to struggle with. Juliet Leonard, Speech and Language Therapist discusses how to support children who struggle with change and new ideas, during language interventions.

  • Factors Affecting the Success of Interventions for Children with ASD - Attention

    by Louise Burton
    — Speech and Language Therapist 13 Jan 2022

    In this three-part series, we will be focusing on key areas that children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) are likely to struggle with, that may affect the success of your interventions with them, both in the classroom and outside the classroom. In part one of this blog series, we will be looking at attention and listening difficulties and the impact that these can have on children’s progress.

  • The language of the holidays

    by Juliet Leonard
    — Speech and Language Therapist 08 Dec 2021

    The great thing about language is that it is all around us, in virtually everything we do. With every season, every event and every experience comes an abundance of opportunities to help our children to learn and use new language ideas.