Training courses in speech and language therapy

We offer a range of short continuing professional development courses for qualified speech and language therapists, on topics such as adult stammering therapy, mindfulness, acceptance and commitment therapy, effective counselling skills and prioritisation and assertiveness for newly qualified SLTs.    

We also offer an introductory two-day workshop, ‘Speech and language therapy as a career’, for people interested in becoming a speech and language therapist.

Want to know more? Contact us by email: speechtherapy@citylit.ac.uk or telephone: 020 7492 2579.

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  1. Acceptance and commitment therapy for speech and language therapists

    Course Date: Thu 23 Mar 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    The 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: £189.00
    Senior fee: £189.00
    Concession: £189.00

  2. Effective counselling skills for speech and language therapists

    Course Date: Mon 12 Jun 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Designed 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: £349.00
    Senior fee: £349.00
    Concession: £349.00

  3. Introduction to mindfulness for speech and language therapists

    Course Date: Thu 11 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn 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 wellbeing benefits will be explored.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £189.00
    Concession: £189.00

  4. SLT-facilitated aphasia groups

    Course Date: Tue 27 Jun 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This interactive and experiential workshop will explore creative and effective ways to run conversation groups with people with aphasia. There will be contributions from service users and opportunities to observe examples of activities and resources used at City Lit.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £99.00

  5. Speech and language therapy as a career

    Course Date: Tue 6 Jun 2017 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Interested in becoming a speech and language therapist? This workshop covers training courses in the UK, what the job involves, career structure, pay and hints for a successful interview, plus the opportunity to meet clients.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £60.00

  6. Working with adults who stammer

    Course Date: Mon 22 May 2017 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Designed for speech and language therapists, this five-day interactive workshop will cover assessment and selection, block modification, interiorised stammering, art therapy and acceptance and commitment therapy. Opportunity to practise teaching techniques to clients included. The course runs on these dates: Monday May 22 - Friday May 26; then a single follow-up day on Monday 15 January 2018.
    Full fee: £549.00
    Senior fee: £549.00
    Concession: £549.00

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