Lisa is passionate about making a difference for the children and families she supports. She has worked with both adults and children of all ages with speech, language and communication needs for over 10 years with the NHS. She has experience of working in a range of settings including community clinics, nurseries, children’s centres, mainstream and special schools and hospitals.
Lisa’s specialism is in early years speech and language development. She has extensive experience of providing training and support to other professionals as well as running parent information workshops. Lisa has previously managed a busy inner London community clinic and also a team of therapists providing training and support to nurseries, schools and children’s centres.
Lisa is qualified in a range of well recognised therapy approaches, including The Hanen Programme (It Takes Two to Talk for Parents of Children with Language Delays,) the Nuffield Dyspraxia Programme, and the SCERTS (Social Communication, Emotional Regulation and Transactional Support) framework for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. She is also a member of the London Speech Sound Disorders Clinical Excellence Network.
Lisa graduated from University College London in 2008 with a Masters in Speech and Language Sciences. She is a member of the the Association of Speech and Language Therapists in Independent Practice (ASLTIP), the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT) and the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).