Private Speech and Language Therapy services in Oxfordshire by professional and friendly therapists.
Treatment which our team of highly qualified therapists in Oxfordshire can offer, and areas in which they have expertise, are set out below.
The experience of The Owl Centre Speech and Language Therapy Team is broad. Each therapist can offer a broad range of treatments, but also possesses particular areas of expertise. This ensures that we can offer any child the kind of intervention that they specifically need. Our areas of expertise include:
1. Phonology delay / disorder
Reduced clarity of speech on account of difficulties in correctly putting sounds to words.
2. Language delay / disorder
Difficulties in understanding what people say and in expressing oneself using age-appropriate vocabulary and grammar.
3. Dysarthria / Oro-motor difficulties
Weakness in the muscles of the mouth, affecting articulation, general clarity of speech and often causing dribbling.
4. Attention and listening difficulties
Difficulties with concentrating and focusing on a task.
Difficulties with smooth, fluent talking.
6. Eating and drinking difficulties
These include problems with weaning, eating lumpy food, chewing, being a fussy eater etc.
7. Social interaction
Difficulties with making friends and forming relationships; unusual behaviour.
Unclear speech by native and non-native English speakers.
Our experience covers working with children who have:
- Bilingual issues
- Down's Syndrome and other syndromes
- Cerebral palsy
- Brain injury
- Muscular dystrophy
- Developmental delay
- Cleft Lip / Palate
- Sensory integration difficulties
Our post SLT training qualifications cover a wide range of speech and language therapy related areas.
Our formal training includes:
- The Derbyshire Language Scheme
- Early Bird
- Talk Tools
- Paediatric Dysphagia
- Down's Syndrome Training (from Symbol UK)
- Narrative Therapy
- and many, many more.
Please click here to find information about our Speech and Language Therapists who provide private speech and language therapy services in and around Oxfordshire.