Afiza Khatun -
I graduated from the University of Manchester in 2008 and have worked as a Paediatric Speech and Language Therapist for 9 years. My career began in the North West of England before moving to Norfolk in 2015.
I enjoy working with children and families and feel passionate about supporting a child to develop their communication skills. The ability to communicate is an essential life skill, and I find it extremely rewarding to be part of some life-
I have experience in assessing and treating a wide range of communication needs including speech sound delay and disorder, language delay and disorder, developmental delay, dysfluency and Autism.
My work has been carried out in a variety of settings including clinics, mainstream schools, special schools and children’s centres.
As a speech and language therapist I have worked in a Specialist Autistic Spectrum Conditions school with children aged 5-
More recently I worked with an award winning team in Norfolk – ‘Talk About’ -
I have experience of working with a range of professionals including Health Visitors, teachers, Educational Psychologists and Paediatricians. I feel the value of working collaboratively is essential in developing and supporting a child’s communication.
I am currently completing a Diploma in Psychotherapy. Mental health and emotional well-
|Assessments and Diagnosis|
|Recommended Books and Resources|
|Dr Judy Eaton|
|Dr Laura Magness|
|Dr Louise Walker|
|Autism and the CJS|
|Autism and PDA course (Schools)|
|PDA course (Parents)|
|Understanding Autism and PDA for Health Professionals|
|Managing Children or Adults with Autism or PDA|