UWI Speech-Language Clinic

Please note that the Clinic is fully booked for the Semester I 2017/2018 period (September to December 2017) and no new clients can be accepted.Only student referrals from the Student Life and Development Department (SLDD) concerning examination accommodations will be considered during this period.

This facility provides speech and language services to students and staff at The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, and to the wider community. These services are aimed at the remediation of communicative impairments and improvement in quality of life for all our clients.

The Clinic serves both children and adults, providing diagnostic and therapeutic services.  Therapy is provided by licensed Speech-Language Pathologists (SLPs), or Graduate students under clinical supervision. All therapists are licensed by the Council for Professionals Related to Medicine (CPRM).

Speech and Language Services

Therapy and consultation services are provided for children and adults with various communication problems including the following areas:

  • Apraxia
  • Aphasia
  • Articulation/Phonology
  • Cleft Palate
  • Cognitive-Linguistic impairment
  • Dysarthria
  • Expressive Language
  • Receptive Language
  • Stuttering
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Voice Disorders

Scheduling

Any person who is suspected of having speech or language difficulty can be seen at the Speech-Language Clinic. No referral is necessary. Preference will be given to UWI students, and staff and their families. Sessions are by appointment only.

Availability

  • Semester I (September to December)
  • Semester II (late January to May)
  • Summer/Mid-Year (May to July)

Contact Information

UWI Speech and Language Clinic

c/o Dr Kathy-Ann Drayton (MSc Northeastern, PhD UWI)

E-mail: slpclinic@sta.uwi.edu

Phone: 1 (868) 662-2002, Ext. 83037