Avenue Clinic

Avenue Clinic

Zara Betts

Zara will be starting work at Avenue Clinic in February 2017, coming over from London  on a monthly basis until September 2017, when she will move back to Guernsey and increase her hours at the clinic.

Zara graduated as a Speech and Language Therapist from The University of Manchester in 2005. She spent 9 years working as part of an innovative speech and language team in Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust. In the last 2 years Zara has been working with children and families in the private sector in West Sussex. She has experience supporting children aged 0-11 years with a range of difficulties including delayed speech and language skills, social communication difficulties and dysfluency (stammering). Zara likes to take a family centered approach working closely with parents/carers, education and health professionals and she also has a keen interest in providing training to nursery and education staff. She is an independent ELKLAN trainer and can provide bespoke training sessions around speech, language and communication for nurseries, childminders and schools.

Zara is able to offering support for children aged 0-11 years in the following areas:

  • Attention and Listening Skills
  • Receptive Language (Understanding)
  • Expressive Language (Talking)
  • Speech Sounds/Pronounciation
  • Social Communication
  • Stammering (0-7 years only)
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorder
  • Down Syndrome

 

Zara Practises

Speech Therapy

From February 2017, there will be an independent Speech & Language Therapy Service available in Guernsey. The Speech & Language Therapy Service based at Avenue Clinic can provide assessment and therapy for children and young people with speech, language and communication difficulties. Zara offers a highly individualised approach, tailored specifically to the needs of your child. > Find out more

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