Language Builders for Vulnerable Young People has been written to be accessible to speech and language therapists, social workers, teachers, support staff,
parents and those working in the youth justice sector.
Forwarded by Juliet Gregory, Specialist SaLT in the field.
Areas covered include:
Why is knowledge about speech, language and communication important when working with vulnerable young people?
Communication basics – non-verbal communication listening and attention
Understanding spoken language
Developing verbal reasoning
Exploring the use of non-literal and ambiguous language
Facilitating vocabulary learning
Encouraging expressive language and communication
Promoting social skills and emotional literacy
As with all Elklan materials having purchased the book you are free to photocopy any relevant pages so equipping others who work within your school or health provision.