The Owl Centre provides exceptional children's therapy in the following areas:

Run by Nicola Lathey,
Award-Winning Speech & Language Therapist



The Owl Centre is a group of private multi-disciplinary clinics for children aged 0 – 18 years old. It is headed by top Speech and Language Therapist Nicola Lathey, author of the prize-winning and best selling book, Small TalkClick here for an overview of The Owl Centre’s history.

Please click here for information about when independent therapy may be suitable, and see the Services tab above to find out the kinds of therapy disciplines that are currently offered, and in which locations.

The Owl Centre strongly encourages early intervention and, as therapy is provided in a fun and engaging way, no age is too young. It offers school or home visits throughout Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Gloucestershire, Hertfordshire, Kent, North West London, and Oxfordshire, and in parts of Berkshire, Herefordshire, Somerset, Warwickshire, Wiltshire and Worcestershire.

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Small Talk book by Nicola Lathey and Tracey Blake Small Talk, by Nicola Lathey and Tracey Blake


Speech and Language Therapy Gloucestershire


Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists
Association of Speech and Language Therapists in Independent Practice
Action for Stammering children’
Health Professions Council
sensory integration network
Royal College of Speech & Language
College of Occupational Therapists

The Owl Centre is proud of its professional and friendly approach, and always puts the needs of the child first. With very close links with the NHS, it strives to give your child the best possible therapy without delay. Read some of our reviews under 'The Team' tab above. We are committed to service excellence, delivered with a personal touch.

Our therapy services:

  • Behavioural Advice and Autism Support
  • Dance/Movement Psychotherapy (DMP)
  • Dramatherapy
  • Dyslexia Teaching
  • Music Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Sensory Integration Support
  • Psychotherapy through Art
  • Respite Care
  • Special Education Needs (SEN)
  • Speech and Language Therapy
  • Young Person and Family Support

Our locations:

  • Bedfordshire
  • Buckinghamshire
  • Cambridgeshire
  • Gloucestershire
  • Herefordshire
  • Hertfordshire
  • Kent
  • North West London
  • Nottinghamshire and Surrounding Counties
  • Oxfordshire
  • Worcestershire

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