Natalie Crouch, Speech and Language Therapist

Natalie is a Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist (SLT), registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT). Natalie has worked with autism throughout her career across a variety of age ranges and in a variety of locations around the world in school settings, clinics, and residential settings. She is passionate about neurodiverse affirming practice, identification, and support.

Natalie is a Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist (SLT), registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT). Natalie has worked with autism throughout her career across a variety of age ranges and in a variety of locations around the world in school settings, clinics, and residential settings. She is passionate about neurodivergent-affirming practice, identification, and support. Natalie is also a member of the Autism Diagnostics Clinical Excellence Network for Speech and Language Therapists.

Natalie supports our autism assessment service by providing the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS-2) part of the assessment and contributing to multi-disciplinary team discussions. Natalie works online only.

Qualifications

  • Natalie obtained her first degree from the University of Edinburgh in 2015 (MA Hons)
  • Natalie undertook her Postgraduate Diploma in 2017

Training - Neurodevelopmental

  • Neuro-affirmative Adult Autism Assessments: A comprehensive training - Thriving Autistic and The Adult Autism Practice
  • Diagnostic Interview of Social and Communication Disorders (DISCO) (ongoing)
  • Speech and Language Therapy in Autism Diagnosis
  • Diagnosing Autism in Women
  • Supporting Neurodivergence
  • Trauma Informed Practice Training