How We Can Help

Are you concerned about a child or young person’s speech, language and communication development?

Are you seeking assessment, advice or intervention?

Skyward provides a dedicated service supporting the development of speech, language and communication skills of all children and young people. Skyward therapists work with a wide range of speech, language and communication needs.

We can help with:

  • Early language delay
  • Developmental language disorder
  • Receptive and expressive language impairment
  • Early years stammering
  • Speech sound delay / impairment /dyspraxia
  • Social communication and interaction
  • Autism Spectrum Condition
  • ADHD
  • Gestalt language processing
  • Understanding a diagnosis of Autism, ADHD etc in order to understand their unique profile of neurodivergence; to build on their strengths and develop self-advocacy.
  • The diagnostic process for Autistic Spectrum Disorder

Skyward therapists meet with children and young people in their own home; their educational or child-care setting or our clinical setting. Skyward therapists work in partnership with parents, school staff and other professionals, to enable a trusting, child-centred, fun approach to intervention – maximising each child/young person’s potential for progress.

Our services include:


  • Initial assessment / screening / observation
  • Diagnosis
  • Review sessions after a break in therapy.


  • We provide a variety of advice including summaries or detailed reports.
  • Pupil profiles.
  • Reports to support school transition.
  • Education Health Care Plan (EHCP) reports.
  • Autism diagnostic reports.
  • Speech, language and communication therapy plans.


  • 1:1 therapy. (Face-to-face or online).
  • Group therapy
  • Parent and child video interaction – VERVE approach.
  • Supporting parents and pre-school/school staff in delivering our own or NHS Speech and Language Therapy advice through provision of modelling, training and coaching.


  • Attendance at meetings eg school transition meetings, EHCP review meetings etc
  • Liaison with other professionals including NHS Speech and Language Therapy Services.
If you have any concerns about your child’s speech, language or communication development, please contact us for a free, no obligation telephone consultation- we are positive that we can help!