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When to see a speech-language therapist

If you have any concerns with sudden or gradual changes in your communication or swallowing it may be helpful to see a speech-language therapist.

For example:

Also, consider seeking out a speech-language therapist if you're concerned about a family member or friend.

For example:

If you are unsure if you or a family member could benefit from speech-language therapy, talk it through with your GP.

Written by HealthInfo clinical advisers. Page created November 2020.

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Review key: HISCD-79694