Nicola is a Speech and Language Therapy Assistant whom is passionate about working with children, young people and their families. She has 15 years experience working with children and has been working as a Speech and Language Therapy Assistant Practitioner for the NHS for 8 years. She currently works with children and young people from ages 2-16 with a wide range of Speech, Language and Communication needs. She has a special interest in speech sound delay/disorder, language delay, Autism and enjoys running social skills groups. Nicola visits clients in their homes, mainstream primary schools and within a specialist secondary setting.
Nicola is a qualified Portage worker and she has completed courses in Elklan Level 3 and Makaton Signing. She is also fully trained in the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) and has a special interest in the SCERTS protocol.
Nicola is available to see clients in the evenings and on Saturdays.