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.

  • Jenny Kneale Schools Manager and Speech and Language Therapist

    Jenny is a Speech and Language Therapist and Schools Manager for LCP. She 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.

  • Gemma Sandberg Schools Manager and Speech and Language Therapist

    *Gemma is currently on maternity leave from the Practice

    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

  • 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 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.

  • Davide Galante Speech and Language Therapist

    Davide is a Speech and Language Therapist and is also part of our administration team at LCP. He has completed his 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.

  • Sheeva Abolhassani Speech and Language Therapist

    Sheeva is a Speech and Language Therapist at the London Children’s Practice. Sheeva has obtained both Bachelors of Science and Masters of Science degrees and works at our Sloane Square clinic on Saturdays.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Hannah 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.

  • Nicole Luciana Zocchi Speech and Language Therapist

    Nicole is a Speech and Language Therapist 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, and has experience in running groups.

  • 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)

  • 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 and 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 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.

Occupational

Therapists

  • Liz 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.

    *Liz is a fully qualified Occupational Therapist, awaiting full HCPC Registration confirmation to use the title of ‘Occupational Therapist’ in the UK. 

  • 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.

  • Bonnie McLachlan Occupational Therapist
    Bonnie is an Occupational Therapist with London Children’s Practice. Bonnie graduated from Deakin University in Geelong, Australia and has worked in a variety of settings within Victoria and the Northern Territory working with children with a range of needs.
  • 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

  • Andrea Garcia Sanchez Speech and Language Therapy Assistant

    Andrea is working as a Speech and Language Therapy Assistant with LCP. She qualified as a Speech and Language Therapist in Spain. She recently completed her Master’s degree in education & language teaching and obtain the Qualified Teaching Status.

  • Gitty Ahmadi Speech and Language Therapy Assistant

    Gitty Ahmadi is a Speech and Language Therapy Assistant at The London Children’s Practice. Gitty obtained a BSc Psychology Degree at the University of Westminster. Currently, Gitty works primarily with adults in a college-based educational environment, ages 16 to 25.

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.

  • Ambreen Hameed
    Ambreen Hameed Yoga Teacher

    Ambreen Hameed has taught yoga, relaxation meditation for over 10 years in a range of therapeutic settings. She has specialist training in working with children with ASD and ADHD from the Special Yoga Centre and Yotism. She also holds a degree from the University of Oxford and an MSc from Kings College London. She is accredited by the British Wheel of Yoga.

  • Dervla Ryan
    Dervla Ryan Physiotherapist

    Dervla is a physiotherapist at London Children’s Practice. She graduated with honours from the University of Queensland in Australia. Dervla is passionate about providing physiotherapy treatment for babies, children and young adults. She has experience working in schools and the clinic setting.

  • Maria Ure Child Counsellor and Play Therapist

    Maria is a Child Counsellor for London Children’s Practice. Maria supports children therapeutically in school, clinical and charity settings. She specialises in teaching emotional literacy skills using creative art to groups and individuals.

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.