Talking Mats enables you to have better conversations with people with communication difficulties. It provides a visual framework to help people express their views using a selection of communication symbols that cover a variety of topics. Talking Mats is used by clinical practitioners, social workers, education staff, advocates, carers and support workers in a wide range of health, social care, residential and education settings. Talking Mats products are available as both an original low-tech and digital resource.
You can try Talking Mats out by downloading our Digital Taster or Digital Lite versions.
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We have developed a range of Talking Mats symbol sets called “Conversation Topics” which can be used by people of all ages and abilities to take part in conversations and have a chat. These are available for anyone who has completed a Talking Mats course. For more information please contact the office on 01786 479511 or email email@example.com
This resource gives people time to reflect on their lives and raise concerns. The Keeping Safe Talking Mats can help you to explore sensitive issues in a non-threatening way by creating a listening space, simplifying abstract ideas, supporting thoughts while encouraing expression and decision making. These are available for anyone who has completed a Talking Mats course. For more information please contact the office on 01786 479511 or email firstname.lastname@example.org