Debbie Wilson


Independent Speech & Language Therapist

Medico-Legal Experience

Debbie Wilson is an experienced Speech & Language Therapy expert witness, demonstrating a robust understanding of the patient journey and rehabilitation needs over time.

Clinical Experience

Ms. Wilson has an extensive and diverse background in speech and language therapy. Her clinical experience spans several years and a variety of roles, underscoring her expertise in working with individuals with neurological conditions and acquired brain injuries.

Since January 2015, Ms. Wilson has been working as an Independent Speech and Language Therapist. In this role, she provides private Speech & Language Therapy services to both children and adults. Her focus is on addressing their communication and swallowing needs, leveraging her expertise to enhance their quality of life.

From January 2014 to May 2018, she served as the Dysphagia Lead Speech & Language Therapist at University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire. This role involved significant responsibilities and demonstrated her leadership in the field.

Her experience includes a tenure as an Inpatient Neurological Rehabilitation Unit Specialist Speech & Language Therapist at Moseley Hall Hospital, Birmingham, from 2010 to 2014. Additionally, she worked as a Specialist Speech & Language Therapist at Hunters Moor NeuroRehabilitation Centre in Birmingham on a rotational contract from 2011 to 2013.

Ms. Wilson is a registered clinician for the use of Neuro-Muscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES) for dysphagia rehabilitation, employing VitalStim therapy. She is skilled in using Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES) as an endoscopist and has been a lead clinician for videofluoroscopy in the NHS setting.

Special Interests

  • Mental Health
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Acquired Brain Injury (ABI)
  • Spinal Cord Injury

Memberships of Professional Bodies

  • Member of Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT)
  • HCPC

Further information

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