Our Team

We are specialist generalist clinicians with a wide range of experience working with children and young people with developmental and acquired speech, language and communication difficulties/disorders. We have experience working with children and young people and adults with speech, language and communication difficulties.

We work collaboratively with the NHS and independent colleagues. We set up the student led independent clinic in September 2017 in order to develop a new model of clinical placements and teaching clinics and to establish research options. In line with the University’s values, we are making an essential contribution to the local and wider community.


                                             Liz White 

“I support both the Paediatric and Adult SLT Clinics as part of my role as Executive Administration Officer to clinics within the School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences and am an administrator for the Social Communication Intervention for Pre-schoolers (SCIP) programme. My role involves liaising with therapists, students and families to manage appointments as well as assisting with associated administrative tasks.”

 


Allie Biddle is a qualified speech and language therapist.

Allie Biddle

Allie Biddle qualified as a speech and language therapist in 1990 and joined the University of Reading Speech and Language Therapy degree programmes in 2001.

Full member of HCPC – SL05868

Practicing Member of RCSLT – RC000894

 

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Carol Fairfield

Carol Fairfield qualified as a speech and language therapist in 1988  and joined the University of Reading Speech and Language Therapy degree programmes in 2001

Full member of HCPC – SL01657

Practicing Member of RCSLT – RC0008830

 


Sara Fincham-Majumdar is a qualified speech and language therapist.

Sara Fincham Mujumdar

Sara Fincham Mujumdar qualified as a speech and language therapist in 2007 and joined the University of Reading Speech and Language Therapy degree programmes in 2013.

Full member of HCPC – SL24467

Practicing Member of RCSLT – RC0022914

 


Joe Spackman

Joe Spackman qualified as a Speech and Language Therapist in 2012 and joined the University of Reading Speech and Language Therapy degree programmes in 2022.

Full member of HCPC – SL30562

Practicing Member of RCSLT – RC0033703 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Tom Loucas

Tom Loucas qualified as a speech and language therapist in 1992 and joined the University of Reading Speech and Language Therapy degree programmes in 2005.

Full member of HCPC – SL01574

Practicing Member of RCSLT – RC0010643

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Nika Dehghan

Nika Dehghan qualified as a speech and language therapist in 2012 and joined the University of Reading Speech and Language Therapy degree programmes in 2019.

Full member of HCPC – SL30596

Practicing Member of RCSLT – RC0029801

 

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Kate Munro is a qualified speech and language therapist.

Kate Munro

Kate Munro qualified as a speech and language therapist in 1981 and joined the University of Reading Speech and Language Therapy degree programmes in 2011.

Full member of HCPC – SL17399

Practicing Member of RCSLT – RC0006095

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Afshan O’Sullivan

Afshan qualified as a speech and language therapist in 2002 with a MSc in Language Pathology from the University of Reading.

Full member of HCPC – SL09362

Practicing Member of RCSLT – RC0018239

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Emma Pagnamenta is a qualified speech and language therapist.

Emma Pagnamenta

Emma Pagnamenta qualified as a speech and language therapist in 2006 and joined the University of Reading Speech and Language Therapy degree programmes in 2017.

Full member of HCPC – SL21055

Practicing Member of RCSLT – RC0020847

 


Katherine Pritchard is a qualified speech and language therapist.

Katherine Pritchard

Katherine Pritchard qualified as a speech and language therapist in 2006 and joined the University of Reading Speech and Language Therapy degree programmes in 2014.

Full member of HCPC – SL20324

Practicing Member of RCSLT – RC0020632

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Milly Heelan

Milly Heelan qualified as a speech and language therapist in 2015 and joined the University of Reading Speech and Language Therapy degree programmes in 2022.

Full member of HCPC – SL32972

Practicing Member of RCSLT – RC0032864

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Sarah Wagstaff (currently on maternity leave)

Sarah Wagstaff qualified as a speech and language therapist in 2009 and joined the University of Reading Speech and Language Therapy degree programmes in 2021.

Full member of HCPC – SL28158

Practicing Member of RCSLT – RC0026409

Paediatric Clinic

  • paediatric-slt@reading.ac.uk

Adult Clinic

  • adult-slt@reading.ac.uk