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New training venues

We have an additional 2 new Talking Mats training venues – one in Liverpool on 21st April and the other in Dublin on 18th May. Both courses combines hands on experience of Talking Mats with role-play, discussion and reflection of the use of both the original and digital version of the tool in a variety of […]

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Introducing our new Talking Mats Associate

We are delighted to introduce Laura Holmes our first Regional Talking Mats Associate. She is joining the Talking Mats team and will be working in the North West of England. I will let Laura introduce herself:- ” Hi, I am a Speech and Language Therapist working in Stockport, Cheshire. I am delighted to be joining Talking Mats […]

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Work with adults ? Top 10 Talking Mats blogs

What are the top 10 blogs for using Talking Mats with adults? Over the years we have posted lots of blogs on different aspects of our framework . If you are working with adults with communication disability these blogs maybe particularly helpful Where is the best place to start using the Talking Mats health and […]

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Significant Talking Mats Changes

We have several significant Talking Mats changes this month – in our Website, our Shop and the Digital Talking Mat Shop: Visit our new shop for information about our full range of products. There is now have a much improved journey to make it easier for customers wanting to buy training and resources.  http://www.talkingmats.com/shop/ Digital Talking Mats: Following a process […]

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Let’s talk about capacity…

We are very grateful to Anna Volkmer for sending us this blog, Lets Talk about Capacity… She has just had an excellent book published –  Dealing with Capacity and Other Legal Issues with Adults with Acquired Neurological Conditions http://www.jr-press.co.uk/dealing-capacity-legal-issues.html. In it she describes how AAC methods, including Talking Mats, can be used to support people in […]

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