Author Archives: Liz Panton

Sudden onset of slurred speech? One of the six signs of sepsis – it’s a killer!

Update! The new “Six Signs of Sepsis” card from UK Sepsis Trust: I mentioned “sepsis” almost in passing in my previous blog post, “I used to be a Speech and Language Therapist“.  As I found to my cost in late 2013, it is a very insidious and dangerous condition.

I used to be a Speech and Language Therapist . . .

Due to a very serious illness in October 2013 I have not worked as a Speech and Language Therapist for some time now.  I have kept my CPD updated to the best of my ability, reading up date research, attending local CPD activities and learning much on-line via forums, tweet chats, etc. and via involvement […]

Giving Voice with The Left Hand Stair Ukes at Bar Loco – Lights, Camera, Campaign!

The Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT) is inviting people to enter photographs of their Giving Voice events since 12 October 2012 – and the twelve best images will be included in a 2014 calendar: http://givingvoiceuk.org/lightscameracampaign/ Luckily, there are a couple of photo’s and videos of the Giving Voice “open stage” with the […]