A Career in Speech Therapy includes:
Details about speech and language therapy as a career
An overview of communication problems
The skills and qualities needed as a student and as a therapist
How to apply for courses in the UK
Suggestions for further reading
Frequently asked questions
Jannet Wright is Professor in Speech and Language Therapy at De Montfort University, Leicester and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists. Myra Kersner is a Senior Lecturer at University College London and has been awarded the Honours of the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists for contributions to the profession. For many years they have been involved in undergraduate and post graduate education, including the admissions process for speech and language therapy courses. Their collaborative publications have proved them to be authorities in the field.