About Me

My Qualifications:

Masters in Speech and Language Therapy from University College London (UCL)

BA Joint honours in Linguistics and French from The University of Sussex

Paediatric Dysphagia- from Quest learning

My Experience:

I have worked for 15 years as a paediatric speech and language therapist with a wide variety of children and young adults with communication needs. I have experience in carrying out tailored assessments, setting individualised targets and delivering targeted therapy.

Training  I have completed:

Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)- Communication system for non-verbal children

Makaton foundation workshop

Intensive Interaction

Derbishire language scheme

Parent Child Interaction- 

Shape coding- 

Lego Therapy

Lidcombe programme for dyspluency

Down syndrome training day 

ADOS assessment for Autism diagnosis

TEACCH approach

Solution Focused Brief Therapy

Therapy Outcomes Measures (TOMS)

Placement educator Training


Contact details

Email address: laura@gozlandrake.co.uk

Telephone number: 07986 923 218

Based in Lewes- prepared to travel within a 20 miles radius but there is a charge of 50p per mile over 10 miles. There may also be a charge for parking if necessary.