Director & Specialist Speech and Language Therapist
BSc (Hons), MASLTIP, MHCPC, MRCSLT
A Bit About Me
Hello, my name is Rebecca Pearson and I am a the founder of Rebecca Pearson Speech and Language Therapy and a fully qualified Paediatric Speech and Language Therapist.
I have a University degree in Psychology and a second degree in Speech and Language Pathology and Therapy. I am also registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT) and the Association of Speech and Language Therapists in Independent Practice (ASLTIP).
I come from an NHS background, with a career spanning 10 years in Healthcare and have a wide range of experience working in Community Clinics, Hospitals, children's centres, Nurseries mainstream Schools and Client's homes.
Throughout my time working for the NHS, I have developed my skills and expertise working with a wide range of children aged between 1-19 years old with a variety of different speech and language difficulties. I have vast experience working with children with Developmental Language Disorder, expressive/ receptive language delay, speech sound delay/ disorder, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Stammers and voice difficulties. My Post-graduate experience includes the 'Michael Palin Parent-Child interaction' for stuttering, Hanen trained in 'It Takes Two To Talk'- a programme to support children with language delay, Attention Autism, PECS (Picture Exchange Communication system) and signalong.
When I’m not in work I love spending time with my family and friends, travelling to amazing places and watching Harry potter films on repeat!