General Developmental Clinic

You may request support from our General Development Clinic when your child experiences difficulties in one or more of the following areas in relation to same-aged peers:  

  • Speech delay
  • Speech sound difficulties
  • Suspected selective mutism
  • Difficulty riding a bike
  • Difficulty with social communication and/or interactions
  • Behavioural difficulties
  • Concentration and attention

Please note that we can also provide workshops for families and schools.

 

Consultation / Screening:

Our Consultant will carry out a consultation and a general developmental screening / assessment where your child will be screened on areas such as:

  • Social Development
  • Emotional Development
  • Speech, Language and Communication
  • Fine and Gross Motor Skills

Following this, our Consultant will direct you to our Consultant Paediatrician who will assess your child’s physical, cognitive, social, communication needs, along with any other necessary areas on the day.

 

Therapy:

You may receive a recommendation of a course of therapy with us to work on the above areas.  During the course of therapy, your child will be monitored and reassessed, as needed. We may also recommend that you, the parents, receive training in order to better assist your child’s development / developmental milestones.

 

Assessments you may receive:

  • General Developmental Screening
  • Paediatrician Consultation
  • Developmental Assessment

Useful articles:

https://www.buildingblockstherapycentre.co.uk/words-confusing-…effective-speech/ ‎