Keri Forbes

Keri Forbes

BSc (Hons) CertMRCSLT Speech and Language Therapist

Keri qualified as a Speech and Language Therapist from Cardiff Metropolitan University in 2018. Since then, she has gained a wide range of experience working as a Paediatric Speech and Language Therapist across early years settings, primary mainstream schools and special schools. Keri has worked with children and young people with a variety of communication difficulties including speech sound disorders, stammering, Developmental Language Disorder, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and emotional regulation difficulties.

Keri has completed certified training in:

 * Team Teach (Positive Behaviour Management) and MAPA

 * Makaton Level 1

 * Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)

 * Palin Parent Child Interaction (PCI) for Stammering

Keri has completed informal training in:

 * Colourful Semantics

 * Lego-Based Therapy

 * Shape Coding

 * Using High Tech AAC

Keri has a particular interest in working with children and young people with Developmental Language Disorder (DLD) and those with social communication and emotional regulation difficulties. 

She is a member of the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists and the Health and Care Professions Council.