Therapy At Camphill Wakefield


  • The therapy team at Camphill includes a Speech and Language therapist, Occupational therapist and a therapy assistant.
  • Our MDT therapy team deliver a holistic tiered approach to support all our learners to reach their full potential.
  • The therapy team at Camphill Wakefield uses person centred, evidenced based practice to:
    • Undertake baseline and review assessments
    • Design and deliver targeted therapeutic interventions to individuals and small group
    • Provide a universal service including an effective campus wide communicative environment and zones of regulation
    • Design and deliver regular staff training
    • Contribute to learners EHCP documents and reviews
    • Provide regular reports and maintain clinical notes
    • Refer to external agencies as required


Examples of some of our strategies:



Students are supported to make independent decisions across the day.


Makaton word of the week- a range of communication strategies are used across college including Makaton.



We work together at Camphill Wakefield to maintain the land- sometimes students need a break from their sessions. The take a task wall allows students to select a meaningful activity in any spare time or if they feel they need a break


A range of fidget toys are available for students that require them through the day either onsite- or when accessing the community.