Meet Our Team

“Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.”

At The London Children’s Practice, we believe that multi-disciplinary working in collaboration with parents, teachers, and other professionals results in the best outcomes for our children. That’s why the LCP family comprises Speech and Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Educational Psychologists, other therapy professionals, medical professionals – and of course, our admin team.

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Our Management Team

  • Georgia Campbell Director and Speech and Language Therapist

    Georgia is a Director and Senior Speech and Language Therapist with a Masters Degree in Speech Pathology. Georgia has worked both in the UK and internationally, and currently specialises in working with children with ASD, complex needs, and feeding difficulties.

  • Katie Pennycuick Director and Speech and Language Threapist

    Katie is a Director and Senior Speech and Language Therapist at LCP. She qualified as a Speech Pathologist in Australia where she graduated with Honours. Katie specialises in legal assessments, and in working with children with literacy difficulties and stammering.

  • Jackie Harland Founder, Director and Speech and Language Therapist

    Jackie Harland is a founder of London Children’s Practice and has over 30 years experience as a Speech and Language Therapist. She is currently a Director at LCP, and specialises in legal and general assessments. She also delivers training and speaks at conferences.

  • Aisling Ryan Director and Senior Occupational Therapist

    *Aisling is currently on extended leave from the Practice

    Aisling is a Director, Occupational Therapy Manager, and a Senior Occupational Therapist. She achieved her First Class degree in Occupational Therapy in Australia. She has worked extensively abroad, and now works with children with complex needs as well as feeding difficulties.

  • Hui Ee (Vicky) Chow Clinic Manager and Speech and Language Therapist

    Vicky is a Clinic Manager and Speech and Language Therapist at LCP. Vicky has a first class honours BSc in Speech and Language Therapy from the University of Reading. She currently works with a complex needs and early years/ primary school population.

  • Christine Caño Schools Manager and Speech and Language Therapist

    Christine is a Schools Manager and Speech and Language Therapist. She earned her Postgraduate and MSc in Speech and Language Therapy from City University London. She has a special interest in working with students with Developmental Language Delay in mainstream settings.

  • Orla Morrison Schools Manager and Occupational Therapist

    Orla is a Schools Manager and Senior Occupational Therapist with London Children’s Practice. She qualified with an Honours Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of East Anglia in 2014. Orla works extensively with children with complex needs in both specialist and mainstream settings.

  • Mikaela Shalders OT Clinic Manager and Senior Occupational Therapist

    Mikaela is an Occupational Therapist at London Children’s Practice. She qualified with a Masters in Occupational Therapy  from LaTrobe University, Australia. She has extensive experience working with children on the Autism Spectrum and in Early Intervention for various needs across home, school and clinic settings.

  • Gemma Sandberg Schools Manager and Speech and Language Therapist

    Gemma is a Speech and Language Therapist and Schools Manager at London Children’s Practice. She has a postgraduate degree in Speech and Language Therapy from City University, London. Gemma specialises in working with children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Special Educational Needs (SEN) in both a school and clinic environment.

Speech and Language Therapists

  • Humaira Chaudhary Speech and Language Therapist

    Humaira is a Speech and Language Therapist, qualifying with a Masters degree in 2014 from City University London. Currently, Humaira works primarily in mainstream primary and secondary school settings, and also spends some time working with children in the early years at our Wimpole Street clinic.

  • Leeyan (Leanne) Hui Speech and Language Therapist

    Leanne is a Speech and Language Therapist. She qualified with a BSc (Hon) in Speech and Language Science, and a Masters in Speech and Language Therapy from City University London. She currently works in schools and in clinic, with a range of age groups, from early years children up to college-aged students.

  • Hanna Longstaff-Mendoza Speech and Language Therapist

    Hannah is a Speech and Language Therapist at London Children’s Practice.  She graduated from City University with a post-graduate diploma (PgD) in Speech and Language Therapy. Hannah has a specific interest in working with older children and adolescents with speech, language and learning disorders and works both in clinic and school environments.

  • Trudi Bailey Speech and Language Therapist

    Trudi is a Speech and Language Therapist at London Children’s Practice. She qualified with an honours degree in Psychology from the University of New England in Australia, and a Postgraduate Diploma in Speech and Language Therapy from City University London. Trudi specialises in Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA) with children on the Autism Spectrum and with Special Educational Needs (SEN)

  • Diana Paunoiu Speech and Language Therapist

    Diana is a Speech and Language Therapist at LCP. She qualified with a Masters in Speech and Language Therapy from City, University of London. She has a special interest in working with bilingual families and children. Additionally, she has an interest in working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and hearing impairment.

  • Katerina Karytinou Speech and Language Therapist

    Katerina is a Speech and Language Therapist working at LCP. She qualified in Speech and Language Therapy in Greece and has completed postgraduate studies in Autism at Strathclyde University in Glasgow. She has a special interest in speech and language development in the Early Years and in working with children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder and speech difficulties.

  • Kimberlee Norris Speech and Language Therapist

    Kimmi is a Speech and Language Therapist at LCP. She qualified with a Bachelor of Communication Pathology (Speech-Language Pathology) from the University of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa.  She has a particular interest in the use of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) strategies and working with school aged children who present with phonological processes and language delays and disorders.

  • Olivia Bogucka Speech and Language Therapist

    Olivia is a Speech and Language Therapist at London Children’s Practice. She qualified with a Postgraduate Degree in Speech and Language Therapy from City, University of London. Olivia has experience in working across both schools and in clinic.

  • Stephanie Kosky Speech and Language Therapist

    Stephanie is a Speech an Language Therapist at London Children’s Practice. She qualified in Speech and Language Therapy as an Undergraduate at the University of Manchester. She has extensive experience working with a range of speech disorders across a school and clinic setting.

  • Jordan Bills
    Jordan Bills Speech and Language Therapist

    Jordan is an experienced Speech and Language Therapist. She qualified as a Speech and Language Pathologist in the United States, where she earned her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Virginia and Master’s degree from the George Washington University. Jordan has worked with a wide range of paediatric patients.

  • Bethany Steele
    Bethany Steele Speech and Language Therapist

    Bethany is a Speech and Language Therapist with a BSc from the University of St Mark and St John. She works with a range of clients in schools and clinic, and has a particular passion for working alongside children who have Dyslexia and speech sound disorders.

  • Maggie Conlon
    Maggie Conlon Speech and Language Therapist

    Maggie is an experienced speech and language therapist working at LCP. She qualified as a Speech and Language Therapist in the United States, where she earned her Master’s degree from Adelphi University.

  • Sinead Curtin Speech and Language Therapist

    Sinead is a Speech and Language Therapist at LCP. She graduated with a degree in Speech and Language Therapy at University College Cork in Ireland. She currently works across primary and secondary school settings, as well as in our clinics.

  • Ceylan Mustafa Speech and Language Therapist

    Ceylan qualified as a Speech and Language Therapist from City University, London. Since qualifying, she has worked as a Specialist Speech and Language Therapist within schools and early years provisions within the NHS. Ceylan currently works with primary- and secondary- school students with speech, language, and communication difficulties.

  • Lauren Coyne Speech and Language Therapist

    Lauren graduated from University College Dublin with a Bachelors (Hons) degree in Linguistics and Sociology. She then went on to study a Masters of Science in Speech and Language Sciences in University College London. Lauren has a particular interest in working with children with speech disorders and children with Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs.

     

  • Jenny Kneale Speech and Language Therapist

    Jenny qualified as a Speech and Language Therapist in the U.S., where she earned her Master’s degree from James Madison University. Jenny currently works in schools and clinic with complex needs and mainstream populations. She has a special interest in paediatric voice disorders and stammering.

  • Sara Alaseeri Speech and Language Therapist

    Sara is a Speech and Language Therapist. She completed a BSc (Hons) in Psychology at the University of York, and a Masters in Speech and Language Therapy from the University of Sheffield. She currently works with primary- and secondary-aged students in schools.

Occupational Therapists

  • Megan Finch Occupational Therapist

    Megan is an Occupational Therapist with London Children’s practice. Megan qualified with a first class honours BSc in Occupational Therapy from Plymouth University in 2015.

  • Elizabeth Cluff Occupational Therapy Assistant

    Liz is a qualified Occupational Therapist from the University of Western Sydney, Australia and is currently working an Occupational Therapy Assistant at London Children’s Practice. Liz has experience in a variety of settings including school, community and hospital based practice.

  • Vera Gomes Occupational Therapist

    Vera is an Occupational Therapist at London Children’s Practice. She qualified as an Occupational Therapist from the College of Health and Sciences in Lisbon. Vera has specialist knowledge in Sensory Processing and has worked extensively in this area among others with a varied client group including Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Developmental Co-ordination Disorder (DCD).

  • Sasha Starr Occupational Therapist

    Sasha is an Occupational Therapist at London Children’s Practice. She is qualified as an Occupational Therapist from Brunel University London. Sasha has experience working across a number of settings and is currently based in schools.

Therapy Assistants

  • Davide Galante Speech and Language Therapy Assistant

    Davide is a Speech and Language Therapy Assistant and is also part of our administration team at LCP. He is currently undertaking a Masters degree in Speech and Language Therapy at University College London. He has a special interest in working with children with speech sound difficulties and also the multilingual population.

  • Rebecca Jacobs Speech and Language Therapy Assistant

    Rebecca is a Speech and Language Therapy Assistant at the London Children’s Practice. She has a degree in Modern Languages from the University of Nottingham and speaks French, Spanish and Portuguese.

  • Nicole Luciana Zocchi Speech and Language Therapy Assistant

    Nicole is a Speech and Language Therapy Assistant at London Children’s Practice. She qualified Magna Cum Laude, with a Bachelor’s Degree, at the University of Milan. Nicole works with a range of children within clinic and school settings with experience in group working.

  • Maria Ambrosio Speech and Language Therapy Assistant

    Maria is a Speech and Language Therapy Assistant at LCP. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Speech and Language Therapy from the Second University of Naples ‘SUN’ (Italy) in 2016. She is currently doing a postgraduate at City, University of London in Advanced Practice in Speech, Language and Communication. She specialises in the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of speech, language and communication disorders.

  • Miriam Wagner Speech and Language Therapy Assistant

    Miriam is a Speech and Language Therapy Assistant and is currently completing her Bachelors Degree in Psychology. She has extensive experience working with a wide variety of children in mainstream school settings, from nursery up until secondary school.

Other Professionals

  • Dr. Ben Ko Consultant Paediatrician

    Dr. Ben Ko is a Consultant Paediatrician for London Children’s Practice. He qualified from Edinburgh University with Distinction in Paediatrics and continued his training in paediatrics in the UK, rotating through tertiary centres including Great Ormond Street Hospital, London and Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh. Dr. Ben Ko has over 20 years’ experience as an NHS Consultant and has extensive experience in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Diagnostics.

  • Dr. Chelvi Kukendra Consultant Paediatrician

    Dr Chelvi Kukendrarajah is a Consultant Paediatrician for London Children’s Practice. She excellent record of training and many years of clinical experience. After graduation, she trained in Paediatrics and obtained her Membership of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health. She also has specialist training in the diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

  • Gayle Manning Educational Psychologist

    Gayle is an Educational Psychologist with the London Children’s Practice. She is specialised in Educational Health and Care Plan (EHCP) assessments with almost 20 years of experience working with children and young people.

  • Pola Trzmielewska Dyslexia Specialist Assessor

    Pola is a Dyslexia Specialist Teacher and Assessor fro LCP. She has a BA in English Philology, MA in English Studies and an OCR Level 7 Diploma in Teaching and Assessing Learners with Dyslexia/Specific Learning Difficulties. Pola specialises in assessing children’s cognitive and attainment skills in order to pinpoint areas of strength and difficulty that may need boosting in order for a child to progress academically.

  • Fiona Tóth-Gillies Art Therapist

    Fiona is an Art Therapist at London Children’s Practice. She attained a Master of Art Therapy from La Trobe University and a Bachelor of Visual & Performing Arts from The University of Melbourne. Fiona has over ten years’ experience working with art in clinical and community mental health, complex needs, residential and social inclusion programs.

  • Dr Stefan Studnik Consultant Paediatrician

    Dr Stefan Studnik is a Consultant Paediatrician for The London Children’s Practice and also working for the NHS in St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, London, with extensive experience in autism, ADHD and other developmental problems.

Administration Team

  • Natacha Grijo Office Manager

    Natacha is the Office Administrator at the London Children’s Practice. She has extensive knowledge on pricing and availability in relation to session and assessment bookings.

  • Ewelina Sadlak
    Ewelina Sadlak

    Ewelina works as an Accounting Assistant at the London Children’s Practice. She supports our team in managing client accounts as well as supporting the admin team in our day-to-day operations. Ewelina is motivated, diligent, and careful in her work and delivers high standards of service to our team and clients alike.