Berkshire Speech and Language Therapy

About the Therapist

Bethan is a highly experienced Speech and Language Therapist and has worked both in Child Development Centres assessing and diagnosing children with speech and language impairments, including Autism, as well as in special schools and nurseries providing therapy for children with speech, language and communication needs. More recently, Bethan has worked with staff at Cookham and Maidenhead Nurseries to support children with communication needs.

  • Bethan has worked for the NHS for over 12 years in Leicester, Sheffield, Hammersmith & Fulham and most recently as a team leader within Ealing for Northwest London NHS Trust
  • She has worked with children with speech and language delay and disorder, children with Autism, and children with a range of special needs including cerebral palsy and Down’s syndrome
  • Having worked for Child Development Centres providing assessment and diagnosis of children with communication disorders including Autism and Specific Language Impairment, Bethan is able to assess children’s difficulties and provide therapy to help them develop their communication skills
  • Bethan is registered with the Health Care Professions Council, the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists and the Association of Speech and Language Therapists in Independent Practice
  • Bethan is involved in the local community, and previously ran the Holy Trinity Toddler Group in Cookham in which she facilitated an interactive singing session
  • Bethan offers free termly drop-in sessions for parents of children under 5 years, at Cookham Nursery School, to answer any questions you may have regarding your child’s communication development

Bethan is trained in a wide range of therapy techniques including some of those listed below: