Frances Ainsworth private Speech and Language Therapist for children North West UK Lancashire Merseyside Cheshire South Cumbria

Are you worried about your child's speech?
Concerned about waiting?
Need a second opinion or a more detailed assessment?

Contact Tools 4 talking and you will be offered a quick, reliable and effective private speech and language therapy service.

Referrals to Tools 4 talking
Referrals can be made by parents or schools (with parental consent). During the free initial telephone consultation you can discuss your concerns and if you want to choose this private speech therapy service then an appointment within ten days of referral can be made.

Availability of sessions
Sessions can be offered on a flexible basis during the week, after school and at weekends. Appointments can also be offered in the school holidays. Appointments are arranged around when it is convenient for you and your child.

Sessions can be offered at the therapist’s base or on a DOMICILIARY BASIS so the sessions are brought to you!!!! This an ideal way to increase the frequency of help your child receives.

A description of different services are described below. Fees will be decided on an individual basis according to the amount of preparation, resources, complexity and travel to your home or school. Fees are based upon national guidelines for the profession. The final fee will be discussed during the initial free telephone consultation or via email.

Initial Consultation & Assessment
Includes a detailed case history (gaining background information), initial assessment (informal/formal) and verbal feedback. This usually lasts from one a half to two hours. In addition you will receive a detailed report outlining assessment findings and recommendations provided within ten days. Free copies of the report are available upon request.
Price £120.

Therapy/ Review Session
This includes treatment and ongoing assessment as appropriate. Up to one hour.
Price £60.

Home and School Programme by arrangement.

PAYMENT
by cash or cheque after the session.

Cancellation
No charge for cancellations made one full working day prior to the appointment. Less than one full working day notice a full charge will be made.

A FREE telephone initial consultation is offered so you are able to discuss your concerns and we hope Tools 4 talking can be of help.