Ruth Jacobs MSc MRCSLT

Consultant Speech and Language Therapist
 
The Therapy Process

Ruth carries out assessments for children and adults. She offers advice and support for parents, carers and other professionals.

Ruth will plan and supervise speech and language therapy programmes.


Ruth works with a small team of therapists to whom she refers after assessment :-

 

  • Philip Robinson - Speech and Language Therapist (specialist in stammering/language disorder)

  • Suada Dika - Speech and Language Therapist (paediatric specialist)

  • Jenn Warwick - Speech and Language Therapist ( ASD specialist)

  • Lauren Besser - Occupational Therapist (fine motor/ coordination problems)

  • Sarah Goodman - Assistant Speech and Language Therapist

  • Daniella Shamash - Assistant Speech and Language Therapist

  • Emma Shaugnessy - Specialist Speech and Language Therapist working with adult neurological patients.

About Ruth

Ruth Jacobs MSc MRCSLT is a highly qualified, extremely experienced and well respected Speech and Language Therapist.


Ruth qualified in 1967 and gained an MSc in 1973. She worked for the NHS until 1986 when she went into independent practice.


Ruth has been the Principal of two large multidisciplinary practices since that time.


Ruth now works part time and carries out assessments, and supervises and mentors Speech and Language Therapists.

How We Can Help

We work with patients in clinics, at home, in nurseries and in schools.

We work with children and adults who have :- 

  • delayed language development

  • speech sound disorder or delay

  • verbal dyspraxia

  • higher level language difficulties

  • stammering

  • selective mutism

  • global developmental delay

  • specific learning difficulties

  • memory/word finding difficulties

  • Autistic Spectrum Disorder

Locations

Ruth sees patients for assessment at:

 

The Child and Family Practice,

60 Bloomsbury Street WC1B 3QU

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The Dyslexia Teaching Centre,

23 Kensington Square,

Kensington W8 5HN

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Visits to schools and nurseries for observation and assessments and advise sessions are also carried out when appropriate.

Contact

Practice Manger: Wendy Jenkins

 

Telephone 07484 875117

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