Speech therapy courses at City Lit provide specialised training for adults who stammer - delivered by our team of highly experienced specialist speech and language therapists.
- 40 years experience of providing specialist courses and support for adults who stammer or stutter
- UK and international centre of excellence with a broad range of courses
- Daytime intensive courses, evening courses and short workshops available
- Well-developed follow-up programme to provide ongoing support
- Professional training courses for qualified speech and language therapists.
Watch: Learn more about how you can manage your stammering by watching a video of City Lit learner Alfanso who talks about his stammer and how taking an intensive stammering management course at City Lit has made a life-changing difference to his speech. Alfanso talks before and after he attended the course – see the transformation yourself...
Get in touch today: email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us 020 7492 2569 to arrange an advisory session - this personal and free service will help you choose the right course for you.
Course Date: Thu 23 Mar 2017
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetThe two major goals of ACT are acceptance of experience that is out of personal control and taking committed action towards living a valued life. On this workshop you'll learn how this is achieved and ACT's relevance to speech and language therapy.Full fee: £189.00Senior fee: £189.00Concession: £189.00
Course Date: Tue 2 May 2017
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetThis is a powerful approach to therapy. You'll learn to work more effectively with negative thoughts and feelings through acceptance and mindfulness work. You'll also learn how to identify, and move towards, valued goals and directions in your life.Full fee: £149.00Senior fee: £149.00Concession: £91.00
Course Date: Mon 23 Jan 2017
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetThis 2-day interactive course is for speech and language therapists who wish to advance their stammering therapy skills with adults who stammer, and will cover topics such as stammering modification work, cluttering, acquired stammering as well as case discussion.Full fee: £189.00Senior fee: £189.00Concession: £189.00
Course Date: Wed 5 Oct 2016 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetDo you experience some difficulties expressing yourself following a stroke? In this group you can learn additional ways to improve your communication. The activities will include social conversations and discussions, with a chance to share your experiences, as well as some structured work.Full fee: £229.00Senior fee: £140.00Concession: £57.00
Course Date: Mon 17 Oct 2016
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetDevelop and practise a range of essential core counselling skills to help you work with emotional issues you will encounter as an SLT. You will receive feedback and learn through experience and reflective practice.Full fee: £79.00Senior fee: £79.00Concession: £79.00
Course Date: Mon 18 Apr 2016
Location on this date: EC EustonDevelop your personal effectiveness in the workplace, working on issues including using the telephone, interview techniques, presentation skills and communicating in meetings.Full fee: £135.00Senior fee: £135.00Concession: £82.00
Course Date: Mon 12 Jun 2017 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetDesigned for SLTs working with any client group, this interactive workshop will help you develop practical counselling skills. Topics include developing the therapeutic relationship, boundaries, ways of responding, paraphrasing, reflecting, questioning, immediacy, self disclosure and loss.Full fee: £349.00Senior fee: £349.00Concession: £349.00
Course Date: Mon 11 Jul 2016 (and 3 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetWork on identifying your particular pattern of stammering and learn to manage it more easily by developing ways to reduce your negative thoughts and feelings about stammering. You will also work on reducing avoidance behaviours and learn strategies to help you speak more easily.
This course runs between these dates: 11-15 July; 12-13 Sep.Full fee: £262.00Senior fee: £159.00Concession: £57.00
Course Date: Tue 20 Sep 2016 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetIf you often manage to conceal your stammer, this course will help you to understand your particular type of stammering, reduce negative feelings, learn strategies to speak more easily and develop self confidence.Full fee: £279.00Senior fee: £279.00Concession: £170.00
Course Date: Thu 1 Dec 2016
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetLooking for a job or thinking about changing jobs? Daunted by the thought of the interview process? This two-day workshop will increase your prospects for success by helping you develop your interview skills. You’ll learn how to plan and prepare for an interview, project yourself positively, deal with your stammer more effectively and manage stress and anxiety.Full fee: £109.00Senior fee: £66.00Concession: £66.00
Course Date: Thu 11 May 2017
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetLearn the elements of mindfulness-based stress management and mindfulness-based cognitive therapy. Experience a range of mindfulness practices. Background theory is included and relevance for clients and therapist well-being benefits will be explored.Full fee: £189.00Senior fee: £189.00Concession: £189.00
Course Date: Thu 6 Oct 2016
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetLearn ways to help clients develop emotional regulation skills and become more grounded. Explore how mindfulness can improve the relational quality of therapy and identify when mindfulness approaches may be contraindicated.Full fee: £99.00Senior fee: £99.00Concession: £99.00
Course Date: Mon 20 Feb 2017
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetDevelop your personal and professional effectiveness by learning and practising key prioritisation and assertiveness skills. This course will help you to improve your time management and to communicate more confidently in a variety of workplace situations.Full fee: £79.00Senior fee: £79.00Concession: £79.00
Course Date: Fri 20 Jan 2017
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetPresenting information clearly and effectively is vital to getting your message or opinion across. This two-day workshop is about developing key presentation skills and confidence when speaking to a group of people, whether it’s giving a formal or impromptu presentation, contributing to a meeting or taking part in a discussion.Full fee: £109.00Senior fee: £66.00Concession: £66.00
Course Date: Mon 16 Jan 2017 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: EC EustonIn a supportive group you will work on desensitisation and practise your stammering management strategies. Become more confident by learning how to problem solve and extend your comfort zone.Full fee: £149.00Senior fee: £149.00Concession: £91.00