Randomisation

All children recruited to the study are allocated randomly to either a control or an intervention group.

Control group children

  • Continue to receive services from their local SLTs
  • Receive assessment reports at 3 points in their participation
  • Receive a suggested intervention plan at the end of their participation

Intervention group children

  • Receive up to twenty one hour sessions of intervention in school
  • Receive interim and final reports from the research team
  • Receive assessment reports at 3 points in their participation

To date, 57 children have received intervention from the research teams in Edinburgh and Manchester