Emmy Birkin is our Speech and Language Therapist who is employed through SJ Therapy Services. (https://www.sjtherapyservices.co.uk/).
Emmy is in school once a week.
The speech and language therapist works with identified pupils who need support with their communication and interaction skills. A pupil may receive an individual therapy plan, work in a small communication group with peers and/or have a programme provided by the therapist that is carried out by school staff within the classroom.
- Speech sounds
- Attention and listening skills
- Turn taking skills
- Vocabulary skills
- Receptive language skills
- Expressive language
- Visually supportive techniques
- Alternative and Augmentative communication