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.

  • delayed language development

  • speech sound disorder or delay

  • verbal dyspraxia

  • higher level language difficulties

  • social and emotional difficulties

  • stammering

  • selective mutism

  • global developmental delay

  • specific learning difficulties

  • memory/word finding difficulties

  • Autistic Spectrum Disorder

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