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Do you have a child who is not speaking yet?

Do you have a child who needs to talk more clearly?

Do you have a child who has difficulty moving his or her tongue or lips?

Welcome to the website of the Speech, Language and Literacy Therapy Practice in Colchester, Essex. The Practice is owned and run by Sarah J Colebourne, Specialist Speech, Language and Dyslexia Therapist. Sarah specializes in therapy which helps children with oral or verbal dyspraxia. She has 26 years of experience treating children with all types and degrees of dyspraxia from all over the UK and internationally. She has often treated children with complex multiple needs and children who do not talk at all. She has also worked extensively with children with speech delay, language delay, comprehension difficulties, expressive language disorders, word recall difficulties, auditory memory problems and specific learning difficulties. As many children with speech and language issues go on to need help with reading and spelling, Sarah is also a qualified Dyslexia Tutor. She is experienced in teaching, training and advising Parents, Speech and Language Therapists, Teachers and Teaching Assistants. She liaises with all other professionals working with children, including Psychologists, Paediatricians, Consultants, Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists. Sarah sees children from 2 to 18 years of age.

There are also a Teacher and Reiki Master working at the Practice. Nutritional products for children are sold, such as organic colloidal vitamin and mineral supplements, formulas to improve concentration, concentrated omega oils and probiotics.

This website is very simple to use. Either use the navigation menu to your left, or the menu bar above to view the various pages.

If your child has recently been diagnosed with oral or verbal dyspraxia you will be interested in the Dyspraxia page.

The Therapy and Assessment page explains about assessment, therapy and programmes available at the practice for your child.

The About Sarah page introduces you to Sarah, her qualifications, experience and approach to therapy.

There is a Testimonials page of feedback from parents whose children have already finished therapy. Many more testimonials are available to read when you visit the Practice with your child.

Lastly you will find details of how you can contact the Speech, Language and Literacy Therapy Practice to book an appointment for an assessment or for therapy.

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