Mrs Judith Scholefield

Consultant neuro speech and language therapist


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I have more than 30 years experience of working with adults with acquired neurological disorders including brain injury, stroke, MND, Parkinson’s and multiple sclerosis.I have a particular interest in acquired brain injury. I am a consultant dysphagia practitioner having extensive experience of assessing, treating and managing dysphagia (swallowing) problems in adults with acquired neurological disorders.I am director of Judith A Scholefield & Associates heading up a team of 5 neuro speech and language therapists.

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mrs Judith Scholefield at Spire include:

Other treatments

Speech and language therapy

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Clinical interests

I carry out treatments and produce treating therapist reports and expert witness reports both for the civil and criminal courts.

Qualification and professional memberships

MRCSLT / Leicester Polytechnic / 1979
Certified Member, Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists

Professional memberships

Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists

Health and Care Professions Council

Association of Speech and Language Therapists in Independent Practice

Member of the Medico-Legal CEN

Professional leadership

Director of Judith A Scholefield & Associates

Research and publications

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