Does your child have a speech or language difficulty?
  Types of difficulty
  Can speech and langauge therapy help my child?
  What is speech and language therapy?
  Therapy options
  Qualifications and experience
  Speech, Symbol & Sign  
  15 Glendale Avenue, Whitley Bay  
  Tyne & Wear NE26 1RX  
  Tel: 07773 045645  
  Email: zoe@speechsymbolandsign.co.uk  

Therapy options

Assessment appointment
Approx 60-90 minutes with you and your child assessing his/her specific communication difficulties and needs followed by a written report, copied to people of your choice.

A Home Therapy Programme will be provided for children who do not go on to have immediate regular therapy. This will contain motivating games and activities to practice at home which target your child’s area of weakness.

review appointment
Approx 30 minutes with you and your child, reviewing areas of difficulty identified in assessment, and followed by a written report and an updated Home Therapy Programme.

regular therapy
Frequency decided between parent and therapist. Approx 30 minutes with you and your child working on needs identified at assessment or review. Homework games to practice between appointments.

Appointments may be at home, school or day care, as Zoe Potts has police clearance from the Criminal Records Bureau (enhanced disclosure).


  • Tuesday 12.00 noon - 7.00pm
  • Wednesday and Thursday 9.00am - 3.00pm
  • Saturday 12.00 noon - 3.00pm