Highly Professional Speech and Language Therapists in North London.
The Owl Centre boasts a team of highly qualified and experienced Speech and Language Therapists in North London
The Speech and Language Therapists at The Owl Centre in North London combine expertise and experience with a friendly and sympathetic approach to the children and parents they see. They also have links with the NHS to ensure a seamless continuity for clients who have received NHS assessments or therapy.
Rhiannon Halfpenny BSc (Hons) (University College London), MHCPC, MRCSLT, MASLTIP
Rhiannon is a creative therapist who strongly believes that children learn best when they are having fun. Therefore, therapy sessions with Rhiannon are exciting, imaginative and based strongly around research.
Rhiannon works closely with parents to set individual and personalised targets, enabling children to reach their full potential. Parents are provided with clear, manageable strategies so that they feel confident in carrying out activities when she isn’t there.
Rhiannon currently combines her independent work alongside her work as a therapist at a London-based children’s hospital. Her professional experience has also enabled her to develop skills working with children with speech and language delays/disorders in mainstream clinics and nursery settings. Rhiannon has experience working with children who stammer and is Lidcombe and Parent Child Interaction (PCI) trained. Rhiannon has developed further specialism working with children with Autism and developmental needs such as Down’s syndrome and Cerebral Palsy.
Rhiannon is able to provide outreach therapy to the following areas in North London:
- East Finchley
- Finchley Central
- Finchley Road
- Gospel Oak
- High Barnet
- Kentish Town
- Mill Hill East
- Old Street
- Stoke Newington
- Totteridge and Whetstone
- Tufnell Park
- West Finchley
- Woodside Park
Abby Milroy (BSc Hons Speech and Language Therapy).
Abby has been working as a Speech and Language Therapist for over 4 years after training at Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh. She currently works in the NHS as a Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist. She has experience providing assessments and therapy with children aged 0-19 with complex communication, medical and learning needs. Abby has experience of working across preschool clinics, nursery settings, mainstream and special schools as well as acute settings.
Abby specialises in working with children aged 0-19 with complex needs. She has experience of working with a range of children with a multitude of diagnoses including but not limited to ASD, Angelman’s, Fragile X, global developmental delay and other medical conditions.
Abby encourages working closely with parents and carers to ensure a ‘Total communication’ approach is implemented to meet the needs of each individual child and their families.
Abby is based in Finsbury Park and can travel to the below areas to conduct private home therapy sessions:
- City of London
- Tower Hamlets
- Waltham Forest
Profiles of the other Owl Centre therapists to follow soon.
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