About Me
Suffolk Speech Therapy has been set up by Kimberley Downing, Speech and
Language Therapist, to provide private speech and language therapy
services across Suffolk for children from  0-16 years of age.

Since qualifying from Leeds Metropolitan University with a BSc (Hons) in
Clinical Language
Sciences, Kimberley has worked in a mixture of
paediatric speech and language therapy posts for the NHS in Suffolk
alongside her independent work, including:

  • Community clinics with preschool and school aged children working on a range
    of communication difficulties including poor listening and attention, speech
    delay/disorder, language delay/disorder, stammering and developmental
  • Schools for children with a range of needs including children with Statements of
    Special Educational Need / EHCPs
  • Highly Specialist SLT at Bury and Stowmarket CDCs for children with
    complex needs and for diagnostic assessments for autism spectrum disorders.

I have been involved in formal and informal training of staff/parents and
other professionals regarding therapy techniques and other elements of
Since qualifying I have completed extensive continuing
professional development activities including an Open University m
‘Understanding the Autistic
Spectrum’, training at Sheffield University for
auditory processing difficulties, training in the Picture Exchange
Communication System (PECS), Makaton signing.
Suffolk Speech Therapy
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