KAM Children’s speech and language therapy

KAM Children's speech and language therapy
We provide fun speech and language therapy in the comfort of your own home across Wirral, Liverpool, Chester and Cheshire.
KAM Children’s Speech and Language Therapy also offers a mainstream school service.
We have vast experience supporting children with:
  • Apraxia of speech (Dyspraxia)
  • Auditory processing difficulties
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorder and Social Communication difficulties
  • Learning difficulties
  • Phonological (speech sound) delay/disorder
  • Receptive and expressive language delay/disorder
  • Selective mutism
  • Specific language impairment
KAM Children’s Speech and Language Therapy Ltd was founded by Krystina Merrick in 2012 after having worked in London for several years and relocating to The Wirral. Krystina graduated from Leeds Metropolitan University in 2007 with a degree in Clinical Language Sciences BSc (Hons) (Speech and Language Therapy).
Having acquired a vast range of experience in NHS, private (London Children’s Practice) and educational settings Krystina now works with a wide range of independent clients and local schools as well as continuing to work two days a week within the NHS.
Throughout her years of practice Krystina has had the opportunity to work within a range of specialist settings including a specialist unit for children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD), a specialist unit and educational service for children with Specific Language Impairment and in a Child Development Unit (CDU) working as part of a multidisciplinary team assessing and diagnosing children with ASD. Within her spectrum of work Krystina also has vast experience working with children who have delayed or disordered speech development /dyspraxia, children with delayed understanding and use of language and children (1-16) with a range of complex special needs.
Krystina is trained in Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS), TEACCH, Carole Gray Social Stories & Comic Strip Conversations as well as being a licensed trainer ELKLAN ( and I CAN: Talk Boost (
With a strong belief in a holistic approach to developing speech, language and communication skills, Krystina will work in partnership with parents and educational staff in order to provide fun, motivating and effective therapy.
Krystina aims to not only offer dynamic and creative therapy that your child will enjoy but also to develop parental/educational staffs skills, improving levels of confidence  and enabling parents/educational staff to integrate speech, language and communication strategies across the normal day .
KAM Childrens Speech and Language Therapy are able to offer regular and intensive therapy sessions at home or in your child’s school/nursery ensuring we meet your child’s speech, language and communication needs.
We are registered with: The Health Professions Council (HPC), The Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT) and The Association of Speech and Language Therapists in Independent Practice (ASLTIP).