Current & upcoming projects

We’re developing some exciting new projects and resources and we need your input. Here you will find details for all these projects and the latest news about how you can get involved.

UK wide projects | England projects | Northern Ireland projects | Scotland projects

News about RCSLT projects

Check out the latest RCSLT monthly e-newsletter for regular project updates and ways you can get involved.

CQ Live logoManaging Risk webpages
As part of the ongoing expansion of Communicating Quality Live, we are developing web guidance to support members to adhere to the HCPC standards around managing risk. Contact: Paul O’Meara.

Speech bubble blueJoin the conversation about children’s speech and language therapy services
Children's services guidance: We're developing a toolkit of guidance, resources and support to maximise the outcomes of speech and language therapy for children and young people. Contact: Jane Pasquali.


Suitcase - Curriculum guidelines project imageCurriculum guidelines and NQP Framework
We're updating our Curriculum Guidelines and NQP Framework and need members from all different backgrounds and perspectives to participate. Contact: Louise Borjes


Research priorities webpage: We're carrying out a project to determine the top priorities for new research in speech and language therapy, in collaboration with the National Institute of Health Research. Contact: Lauren Longhurst.

RCSLT new website
We are developing plans for a new website which will help you manage your membership, events, and your professional and research skills. Follow our progress as our plans take shape and get involved in shaping our future online.

UK wide 

Project Contact
Children's services guidance Jane Pasquali
Project Coordinator
Critical care guidance and new member group Louise Borjes, 
Project Coordinator

Curriculum guidelines and Newly Qualified Practitioner Framework (update)

Louise Borjes
Project Coordinator

Gender dysphoria

Jane Pasquali
Project Coordinator
Justice guidance    Paul O’Meara
Project Coordinator

Learning journeys development 

 - eHealth is targeted at speech and language therapists. This covers apps, 
telehealth, social media and the information governance issues around
those technologies.

 - Justice sector learning journey helps professionals working in 
the justice sector to recognise SLCN and know what to do if they encounter
someone with SLCN.

Vicky Harris
Learning Manager

Managing risk

Paul O’Meara
Project Coordinator

Mental capacity and supported decision making

Louise Borjes, Project Coordinator
Outcomes measures Kathryn Moyse
Outcomes Project Officer
Research priorities project Lauren Longhurst,
Research and Development Officer
Standardised Clinical Terminology – SNOMED CT Kathryn Moyse
Outcomes Project Officer



Project Contact
RCSLT Team Scotland            email:


Northern Ireland 

Project Contact
RCSLT Hub Forum NI Janet McGookin, PA to Head, Northern Ireland Office
RCSLT Members Event: Fresh Thinking in SLT Janet McGookin, PA to Head, Northern Ireland Office
NI SEND reforms Vivienne Fitzroy, Policy Officer, Northern Ireland
NI Sure Start framework Alison McCullough MBE, Head, Northern Ireland Office
NI Mental Capacity Bill Alison McCullough MBE, Head, Northern Ireland Office
Voice Box awards Vivienne Fitzroy, Policy Officer, Northern Ireland
My Journey, My Voice project Alison McCullough MBE, Head, Northern Ireland Office

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