Speech-Language Therapists.

Welcome

We are a team of paediatric speech therapists who provide speech, language and feeding services. We are dedicated to helping young minds unlock their full potential, whatever their challenges may be. We follow a functional and holistic approach to therapy and believe that what happens inside the therapy room is just as important as what happens outside the therapy room.


Services

We provide assessments and treatment for a range communication difficulties and therapy services are tailored to your child’s needs.

The therapy process usually entails an assessment followed by the appropriate intervention services based on the results of the assessment.



The practice has a passionate interest in the following...

•Neurdevelopmental Therapy

•Autism Spectrum Disorder

•Early Communication Intervention

•Language Delays and Disorders

•Speech Sound Delays Disorders

•Feeding Therapy

•Special Needs Conditions (eg: Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome etc)


The Team

Lauren Davisson

B. Communication Pathology (UP), NDT


Lauren completed her studies at the University of Pretoria in 2012. She has worked in remedial schools, special needs schools and multi-disciplinary therapy centres in Johannesburg. Lauren opened her private practice in 2017. She has completed Makaton introduction and foundation, PROMPT (Prompts for Restructuring Oral Muscular Phonetic Targets) introduction, DIR-Floortime introduction and the NDT (Neurodevelopmental Therapy) Foundation courses.


Sarah Pawson

B. Speech Language Pathology (WITS)


Sarah completed her studies at the University of Witwatersrand after which she completed her community service at Far East Rand Hospital. Sarah is a hands-on and caring speech therapist who believes in the uniqueness of each child’s learning abilities. She strives to help every child reach their full potential, in an aim to make a difference in each of her learner’s lives.



We’d love to hear from you

Thick Oval Marker Line

Address:


OWL Learning Center, 4 Douglas Road, Bedfordview


WillowWorx Edenvale, 15 7th Ave, Edenvale



Email:


lauren@ldspeechtherapy.co.za



Contact Numbers:


Lauren: 084 515 6595


Sarah: 082 908 7858