The Communication Clinic was set up for people living with
acquired communication and swallowing problems.
Communication Clinic provides specialist services for adults
with acquired and progressive neurological impairment including:
Stroke, Brain Haemorrhage, Encephalitis, Head Injury, Brain
Tumour, Parkinson’s Disease and Multiple Sclerosis.
conditions may result in the following:
with language (reading, writing, speaking & understanding)
APHASIA / DYSPHASIA
Difficulties producing speech due to muscular control
Difficulties planning the movements for speech DYSPRAXIA
Difficulties with social interaction due to cognitive
impairments COGNITIVE COMMUNICATION IMPAIRMENT
Difficulties with swallowing DYSPHAGIA