Cecilia Brogi is a speech and language therapist with almost 10-year experience in assessing speech, language and communication difficulties and planning personalised therapy programs for adults and children. She graduated in Italy and currently works in London delivering packages of care to adults and young people with learning disabilities.
Work experience in Italy
Cecilia qualified as a Speech and Language Therapist in 2011, graduating from University of Siena. Over 8 years of working experience in Italy, she has practised in multiple institutions developing a strong knowledge in different areas. In 2015, Cecilia joined the Otolaryngology department at San Raffaele Hospital (Milan) where she increased her expertise in assessing receptive difficulties secondary to hearing loss and delivering therapy plans to train auditory skills, speech intelligibility and understanding for cochlear implanted adults. Between 2016 and 2018, she has worked at Fondazione Sacra Famiglia (Milan) providing assessment and therapy for children affected by speech and language disorders alongside communication difficulties secondary to learning disabilities. Furthermore, she has worked in several private centres, undertaking assessment and individual sessions for adults with swallowing difficulties, dysarthria and voice disorders.
Work experience in UK
In July 2019, she moved to the UK and started working as a Speech and Language Therapy Assistant at Whittington Health NHS: her role involved supporting the speech and language therapy team in assessing communication and swallowing difficulties and delivering intervention plans to adults with Learning Disabilities in a variety of community settings. In March 2021, the Health and Care Professions Council recognised her professional qualification entitling her to practice as a Speech and Language Therapist in the United Kingdom. In April 2021, Cecilia started working as a Speech and Language Therapist (SLT) at Whittington Health NHS Trust: her role involves providing packages of care to adults with learning disabilities in a range of community environments across Camden. Additionally,in April 2021, Cecilia joined the health team at Alexandra Centre for Further Education, London, in delivering specialised support to meet the communication needs of students with learning disabilities.
Italian and English
Cecilia Brogi is an Italian Speech and Language Therapist in London.