The Royal College of Nursing has announced that industrial action will take place on Monday 6 and Tuesday 7 February. We'll contact you if your care or your child's care is affected. Ambulance workers are planning strike action on Friday 10 February. Learn more.

A number of transport strikes are due to take place this February. If you or your child has an appointment at one of our hospitals or community centres, please plan ahead and do all you can to attend. If you need to cancel your appointment, please contact your clinical team.

Speech and language therapy patient information leaflets

This page lists leaflets produced or used by our department. Each leaflet is reviewed at least every three years to make sure it is kept up to date.


Children's Developmental Feeding Clinic

This leaflet explains about the Children's Developmental Feeding Clinic and what will happen at your appointment.

feeding and swallowing difficulties in children with heart conditions

This leaflet explains the feeding and swallowing difficulties your child may experiencewith their heart condition

Rapid Access Dysphagia Clinic

Information about Evelina London's Rapid Access Dysphagia Clinic at St Thomas' Hospital, and what will happen at your appointment.

Understanding your child's videofluoroscopy swallow study report

This leaflet explains some of the words used by the speech and language therapist (SLT) in the letter sent out following the videofluoroscopic swallow study.

What do you do, Patrice?

Patrice Alexander, patient safety and quality manager, tells us about her years as a renal nurse
Displaying 1 to 5 of 5


Useful organisations

The Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT) is the professional body for speech and language therapists in the UK, providing leadership and setting professional standards.

For more information, visit the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists website.