HC Deb 25 June 1986 vol 100 cc183-4W
Mr. Hume

asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many qualified specialists, speech therapists, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and music therapists each of the health and social services boards employ in Northern Ireland.

Mr. Needham

The information requested is as follows:

Eastern Board Northern Board Southern Board Western Board
Speech Therapists 62 35 16 23
Physiotherapists 245 61 48 30
Occupational Therapists 130 30 26 19

There is no music therapists grade in the health and personal social services in Northern Ireland.