Meet the Team

Dr Val Brooks

Consultant Speech and Language Therapist

Val joined Psychology Associates in early 2018, and is an award-winning clinician and a registered member of the Royal College of Speech and Language. Val specialises in providing support to individuals who have a complex Developmental Language Disorder (DLD), language and communication difficulties, and attachment difficulties. Val’s expertise lies in differential diagnosis of language and communication impairments and attachment disorders and has extensive experience in assessing the language development and social cognition skills of older children and adolescents. Before joining Psychology Associates, Val’s role within the Devon Youth Offending Service, focused on working with children and young people at risk of social and academic exclusion and offending.