Speech Therapy Courses in London

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, including City Lit Fellow, Ed Balls
  • 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. 
  • Speech Therapy at City Lit was awarded the Queen's Anniversary Prize in 2007 in recognition of our innovative and ground-breaking work.

You can now study in the comfort of your home with our online courses.

For a limited time you can enjoy 20% off our online courses with a start date from 1 September 2020 using discount code: NEWONLINE. (Terms & Conditions apply )

To participate in online classes you will need an email address, a reliable internet connection, a computer/laptop/tablet with fully updated browser (preferably Google Chrome). Your device will need a microphone, and preferably a camera. Once you are enrolled on the course, you will receive detailed instructions for taking part in the class.

Watch student stories:

* 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...

* Discover how our speech therapy courses helped City Lit learner Tony with his stammering; how he worked with ideas of 'identification','desensitisation' and 'modification' and discovered a greater sense of acceptance. Watch his video

* Read Jeff's story about learning not to let his stammer hold him back

Get in touch today: email us at speechtherapy@citylit.ac.uk 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.

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  1. Interiorised stammering

    Evening
    Course Date: Wed 30 Sep 2020 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: Online
    If you often manage to conceal your stammering (also known as stuttering), 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.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £219.00
    Senior fee: £153.00
    Concession: £44.00

  2. Next Steps: for new or recent graduates who stammer, seeking work opportunities

    Course Date: Fri 2 Oct 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Participate in this one-day workshop and have opportunity to meet other graduates who stammer, learn how to use your unique experiences positively when applying for jobs and how to manage interviews.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £29.00
    Senior fee: £20.00
    Concession: £6.00

  3. Stammering therapy

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 5 Oct 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Learn strategies to help you speak more easily. You'll also work on becoming less sensitive about stammering, reducing avoidance strategies and developing self confidence. Designed specifically for people who stammer /stutter.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £219.00
    Senior fee: £153.00
    Concession: £44.00

  4. Speaking with Clarity - for People who Clutter

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 15 Oct 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Cluttering can be present as the only communication challenge or alongside stammering. The course aims to help people gain greater awareness of their speech, develop more effective communication strategies and to build confidence in speaking.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £69.00
    Concession: £20.00

  5. Speech and language therapy as a career

    Course Date: Fri 16 Oct 2020 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: Online
    Are you interested in becoming a speech and language therapist? This two-day workshop gives you all the information you need to know. It covers training courses in the UK, what the job involves, career structure, pay and hints for a successful interview, plus the unique opportunity to meet clients.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £60.00

  6. Advancing your practice (for speech and language therapists)

    Course Date: Thu 29 Oct 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    This course is for speech and language therapists working with adults or young people who stammer wishing to develop their practice. It will provide opportunity to update your knowledge and learn from peers.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £99.00

  7. Making space: for people wanting to talk and reflect about stammering

    Evening
    Course Date: Wed 4 Nov 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Take the opportunity to talk about stammering and its impact on your life in this safe space. This course is a discussion group with the topics led by its members. This course is most suited to people who have had speech therapy and are now looking for opportunities to reflect and discuss the issues that are important to them.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £34.00
    Concession: £10.00

  8. Interview skills for people who stammer

    Course Date: Mon 16 Nov 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Looking for a job or thinking about changing jobs? This one-day workshop will increase your prospects of success by helping you to develop your interview skills. You’ll learn how to project yourself positively and practise strategies to manage your fears of stammering.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £29.00
    Senior fee: £20.00
    Concession: £6.00

  9. Difference not defect: stammering activism, empowerment and pride: a course for people who stammer and speech and language therapists

    Course Date: Fri 20 Nov 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Learn more about the social model of disability and stammering pride in a shared and collaborative learning environment.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £41.00
    Concession: £12.00

  10. Effective counselling skills for speech and language therapists

    Course Date: Wed 2 Dec 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    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.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £399.00
    Senior fee: £399.00
    Concession: £399.00

  11. Refresher workshop for people who stammer

    Course Date: Fri 4 Dec 2020
    Location on this date: Online
    Feeling a bit rusty when it comes to working on your stammering? If you have already completed some therapy either at City Lit or elsewhere, this workshop offers you the ideal opportunity to revise what you’ve learnt so far, practise your speech techniques and to become more open about, and desensitised to, stammering.

    This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £41.00
    Concession: £12.00

  12. Refresh, revise and develop your stammering therapy skills

    Evening
    Course Date: Tue 14 Jul 2020 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: Online
    This course is about revising and developing work you have already done on a Stage 1 evening course or a daytime intensive course. Applying a solution focussed approach to your speech, you will identify your current strengths and challenges and set goals that move you towards your desired outcome. This course will be delivered remotely through online platforms using a variety of tools, such as video and interactive exercises and will involve one-to-ones with your tutor, paired work, small group work and whole group work.
    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £69.00
    Concession: £42.00

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