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Our Registrations, Qualifications & Trainings

Trusted Professional

Laura Newman is a registered Speech and Language Therapist in the UK specialising in Social Emotional Mental Health

You should know our professional background and the organisations that we are registered with. Not only will it give you peace of mind, but it will also inform you of our area of specialism. 

Registered with

HCPC Health Care Professions Council, number SL00678 
RCSLT Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists, certified member RC0007472
ASLTIP Association of Speech and Language Therapists in Independent Practice, member 79
ICO Information Commissioner's Office, reference number ZA544034


Insured with RCSLT
Disclosure & Barring Service Enhanced DBS certificate 001706556825


BSc (Hons) Biological Sciences
BSc (Hons) Speech Pathology and Therapy
MSc Human Communication

Trainings programs, Courses & Workshops

Hanen: It Takes Two To Talk

Hippocrates Health Institute: Certified Health Educator (9 weeks)

Hand in Hand Parenting: Instructor Certification Training (9 months)

Neufeld Institute: Intensive I Making Sense of Kids; Intensive II Making Sense of Separation,  Science of Emotions, Making Sense of Resilience, Making Sense of Aggression, Alpha Children, Making Sense of Hypersensitivity, The Art and Science of Transplanting Children.  Keeping Children Safe in a Wounding World, The Roots of Empathy

Bis-net: Understanding autistic individuals with demand-avoidance PDA

Bis-net: Understanding & supporting an autistic child or young person ASD

Bis-net: Understanding and supporting individuals with attention difficulties ADHD/ADD

Course Beetle: Understanding & supporting attachment difficulties & complex trauma

The Social Thinking model for emotions (2 days)

The Social Thinking model for The Informal Dynamic Assessment & core treatment strategies for ages 5 to young adult (2 days)

Queen Elizabeth School: E-safety for parents

Bibic: Sensory Processing Disorder

Mind Body Breakthrough: Anxiety Disorder, ADHD & Recovery

Beacon House: Developmental trauma in children and families

Autism Consultancy International: Autism, PDA & Behaviour

NAS: Women and Girls

SEN Legal workshops: IEP’s & Graduated Responses

Phoenix Ascends: EHCP Information Session

DIAS Devon Information Advice & Support for SEND: Better outcomes for meetings

Safeguarding Children: Level 2

Active Memberships for CPD

Association of Speech and Language Therapists in Independent Practise ASLTIP

Clinical Excellence Network CEN in Social Emotional Mental Health

Neufeld-Inspired Group