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Speech language therapy
Department: Grey Hospital & Health Centre Allied Health HubDivision: Allied Health

Speech language therapy service

We provide a comprehensive support service for adults and children with Communication and /or Feeding / Swallowing difficulties associated with;

  • Acute – Stroke and / or Brain Injury
  • Progressive Neurological Disorders
  • Functional and Physiological Voice Disorders
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Dysfluent Speech
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorders
  • Paediatric Syndromes, Prematurity

We work alongside, and within other services, including Child Development Service, Specialist Child Health Service, Older Persons Health & Rehabilitation, Medical / Surgical services.

Our SLT service utilises the WHO 2001 Framework of Function and Disability, with a restorative and / or rehab approach to optimise functional activity for daily life.

What does a Speech-language Therapist do?

View this short video clip – it’s great for finding out more about the service.


Page last updated: 8 April 2021

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