Parent Workshop: Helping my Child with Speech Difficulties to Learn how to Read and Write

This webinar, presented by Helen Driver, is designed for parents working with preschool and up seven-year-olds and for children with persistent articulation difficulties. Producing correct speech sounds is the cornerstone of learing to read and write.


This parent webinar is designed for parents to help their children who may be having difficulties articulating sounds. The course will show parents strategies that they can apply at home to help their children improve their articulation of speech sounds.

Course Description

7.4 % of children have Developmental Language Disorder (Bishop 2010), many other children have difficulties with speech and have other learning differences. Producing speech sounds is the cornerstone of reading and writing.

Learning Outcomes

The webinar will help parents to understand the reasons why their child use difficulties with speech.

The webinar will teach parents tips and strategies that will help the child to:

  • Improve  their  clarity of speech
  • Successfully learn phonics
  • Improve their reading
  • Improve their spelling
  • Access their literacy homework

The webinar will also direct parents to useful resources that they download and use with their children.


Delegates will have direct access to the event in the ‘My Online Events’ section of their account for two weeks from the payment date, and can watch as any times as they like during that period. Please allow a few minutes for it to appear, or refresh the page if necessary.

If paying by card (please ensure the billing address and card address match), access will be given within a minute or so. If paying by invoice, access will be given on payment of that invoice. You will need to check with your own finance department to see when the invoice is paid. If paying by BACS, you will need to give our finance department a day or so to link the payment to the invoice which will activate access.

Course Materials

Delegates will be able to download ectronic copies of the handouts, but will be responsible for printing off their own copies.

Terms & Conditions 

Please note, this training must be paid in full before access is given to the webinar. By submitting a booking, you are agreeing to pay Patoss Ltd within 30 days. You are also agreeing to accept our Cancellation/Transfer Policy and Terms and Conditions which are shown at the bottom of the website page 

Delegates will be responsible for ensuring that they have suitable Wi-Fi, hardware and software to enable them to view the webinar. 


Sheila Rostill, Webinar Administrator


T:   07956 644 786

When & Where

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Cancellation/Transfer Policy

Please ignore the date that comes up when you book your ticket. This refers to when the course was set up and does not affect your access to the course. 


This course is worth 1 hour CPD