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For Parents

What We Do

Anna and Linda can offer a personal, supportive service to you and your child, either in your home or in their educational setting. We can support a range of communication difficulties including:

  • Speech sound delays/disorders (pronunciation)
  • Comprehension difficulties (understanding of language)
  • Expressive difficulties (spoken language)
  • Social interaction skills
  • Attention and listening
  • Stammering
  • Selective Mutism
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder

Take a look at our quick questions below. If the answer to some of these questions is “yes” then your child may have a communication need:

Communication Needs

Click on each category to find out more

Attention and Listening

  • Does your child move quickly from one activity to the next?
  • Do they have difficulty sitting still?
  • Do they struggle to engage in adult-led activities?
  • Do they 'drift off' or get distracted easily?

Speech sounds/ pronunciation

  • Does your child substitute certain sounds in words for other sounds?
  • Do they have difficulty making themselves understood?
  • Do they become frustrated when others don’t understand them?

Understanding

  • Does your child have difficulty following instructions?
  • Can they read but struggle to understand the story?
  • Do they struggle to answer questions?

Spoken language

  • Does your child have difficulty getting their message across clearly?
  • Are their sentences short or jumbled up?
  • Are they missing the vocabulary they need to say what they want to say?

Social Communication

  • Does your child get anxious and upset when things change?
  • Do they struggle to take turns and form friendships?
  • Do they have difficulty keeping a conversation going and knowing the appropriate things to say?

Questions?

Visit our 'Frequently Asked Questions' page (link below) for answers to some common questions