Tara McDermott

Speech and Language Therapist

  • BSC HONS, Speech and Language Pathology; University of Strathclyde.

Tara is a fully licensed speech and language therapist with over 4 years’ experience working in the U.K. She is a member of the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) and Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT).

Tara graduated from the University of Strathclyde, Scotland with a Bsc (Hons) in speech and language pathology. She has completed additional training in autism, selective mutism, VERVE, Makaton sign language and


Her experience is working with children from 0-19 with a range of speech, language and communication disorders and she truly believes that communication is the basic need of every child. She has worked in a variety of settings and has vast experience in supporting parents, schools and other adults to enhance the child’s communication skills.

She is pleased to join Mind Institute and continue to support children with their communication.