Ana has over 17 years’ experience as a Speech and Language Therapist working predominantly with adults with acquired neurological communication, cognitive and/or swallowing difficulties. She has worked in a range of settings including acute hospital wards, community neuro-rehabilitation teams and specialist residential units. Ana is a Trustee of ‘Say Aphasia’, a charity supporting people with aphasia in Brighton and Hove.
Ana is based in mid Sussex and is available to work flexible weekday hours to suit the needs of the client.
BSc (Hons) in Clinical Communication Studies, City University London, 2000.
MSc in Advanced Practice in Health and Social Care (Speech, Language and Communication), City University London, 2016.
Manuscript submitted to Aphasiology journal: ‘Receiving Aphasia Intervention in a Virtual Environment: The Participants’ Perspective’, 2017.
Lee Silverman Voice Training, 2004.
Member of London Adult Neurology Clinical Excellence Network.
Certified Member of the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (CertMRCSLT).
Member of Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC registered).
Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist for ILS Rehabilitation Solutions, providing Speech and Language Therapy to clients at home.
Communication Support Worker for a virtual world aphasia research project.
Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist and Acting Departmental Lead at Queen Elizabeth’s Foundation, Neuro Rehabilitation Services in Surrey
Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist, Brighton and Hove’s Community Neurological Rehabilitation Team (CNRT) and in the Worthing CNRT.
Adult Speech and Language Therapist in Brighton and also Bexhill & Rother PCT