Dementia Pathways. For Health & Social Care Professionals

Speech and Language Therapist

Speech and language therapists:

  • Support people living with dementia to help them to express their wishes and to continue to make decisions for themselves.
  • Support people living with dementia with communication skills to improve their quality of life.
  • Support people living with dementia to manage difficulties with eating, drinking and swallowing.
  • Support people living with dementia to reduce their risk of chest infections.