Speech therapy courses at City Lit provide specialised training for adults who stammer. The speech therapy team have been offering specialist courses and support for adults who stammer or stutter for over 40 years and is viewed as a UK national and international centre of excellence. A team of highly experienced specialist speech and language therapists teach a broad range of courses, including day-time intensive courses, evening courses and short workshops, as well as a well developed follow-up programme to provide ongoing support. The team also offer professional training courses for qualified speech and language therapists.
Speech Therapy at City Lit was awarded the Queen's Anniversary Prize
in 2007 in recognition of their innovative and ground-breaking work. The department has also won the national Opening Doors to Adult Learners Award 2008, promoted by NIACE (the National Institute of Adult Continuing Education).
Watch a video of a student talking about his experience
Adam talks about what he enjoyed most about his speech and language therapy course at City Lit. Watch here >
Speech therapy team helps top British actor
Actor James McAvoy came to City Lit as preparation for a new play in which his character has a stammer. Read more > » Click here to view a prospectus pdf for Speech therapy