Abingdon House School

A specialist school for children with specific learning difficulties

Therapy Services

Abingdon House School has a team of Speech and Language Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, a Music Therapist and a Play Therapist.

Together with specialist Literacy and Maths Teachers, these staff make up the 'Special Provision' Team.

The pupils of Abingdon House School benefit from the multi-disciplinary environment which provides a  holistic approach to education and therapy. The therapies are integrated into the daily routine of the school day. In general, therapy is delivered in class groups, small groups or pupil-pairs. 

COSMO - Coordination, Sequencing and Movement - is delivered in a fun atmosphere by Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists. COSMO focuses on the develoment of both fine and gross motor skills.

Girls' Group - One for the young ladies to develop their social skills.

Food Group - to develop independent skills in eating and to extend the taste experience

Body Awareness, Sensory Circuit and many more therapeutic interventions are available as appropriate.

Music Therapy is delivered on a one-to-one basis with our Music Therapist Martin Hay.