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Services provided by the department

Inpatient Services

  • Assessment and therapy is provided for adults with communication difficulties caused by acquired neurological conditions.
  • Assessment and advice is provided for people with swallowing difficulties
  • Support and advice provided to carers of those affected by swallowing / communication difficulties.
  • Training and advice for staff working with people affected by neurological problems.
  • Assessment for communication aids.
  • Discharge planning and handover to community services.


Outpatient Services

  • An outpatient service is provided for adults and children with voice difficulties following a referral and clinical opinion from ENT.
  • Specialist swallowing assessments are available e.g. video fluoroscopy.


Our Clinical Team

The consulting team in the department are:


SPH Speech and Language
Therapy Service Co-ordinator


Contact Details

St Peter’s – 01932 722868



For therapy following ENT assessment, the service is located on level 3 outpatient area 5.

The main office is located in the therapies area on level 2.