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Thanks for taking the time to read more about Catherine Douglas Independent Speech & Language Therapy. Are you worried about your child’s speech, language or communication? We can help children aged 0-19 years with:

  • Stammering & unclear speech
  • Attention, listening & play
  • Social interaction
  • Learning difficulties & sensory impairment
  • Understanding & using language
  • Success in school
  • Helping to establish a diagnosis

Intervention Works

Delaying speech and language therapy runs the risk of missing that all important window of early intervention.

Some difficulties can be resolved quickly & easily given the appropriate support. However, no matter a child’s age or difficulty there are always positive steps we can take to encourage improvement.

Speech & Language Therapy increases confidence, success in school and gives you and your child the tools you need to combat their speech issue for the rest of their lives.

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Our Goal

The goal of Speech & Language Therapy is simple:

  • To improve your child’s skills allowing them to communicate more effectively.
  • To support and educate the people in your child’s life, empowering them to become effective enablers.
  • To provide a supportive, inclusive, language inspiring environment for your child.

Tailored, Professional, Rewarding Therapy

“Catherine has been a wonderful help to my son who has seen considerable improvement in both performance and motivation. Her demeanour, attention to detail and punctuality are second to none and I could not recommend her highly enough.”
“Catherine works very well with my son. She is caring, sets goals and assesses progress. I would highly recommend her as a Speech Therapist.”
Since completing the programme with Catherine our child has shown academic improvement in the school report. In our opinion we would highly recommend Catherine in providing Speech and Language Therapy to other childen.”
Maggie & James