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TAC News Bulletin


January 2014
Issue Number 130

Editor: Peter Limbrick
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Two Training Courses for Practitioners Working with Newborns and Parents - from the Brazelton Centre
1. Newborn Behavioural Observations (NBO) & 2. Neonatal Behavioural Assessment Scale (NBAS). Both at Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK.

New career, new skills. Become registered to work therapeutically with children
In Play Therapy age has an effect on improvement. The younger the child the greater the percentage of children showing a positive change.

4th IASSIDD Europe Congress in Vienna in July 2014. Deadline for abstracts is 31st January!
The Program will have a stringent and prominent inclusive format, giving people with intellectual disability the opportunity to actively participate.

Exclusion by school admission policies. Is it happening? Can you help research?
Office of the Children's Commissioner (England) is exploring whether parents & carers feel schools have discouraged them from applying for a place for their child.

International Short Break Conference, Germany, September 2014. Deadline for papers is Jan 31st!
A thrilling programme focused on inclusion - a think tank for about 300 delegates from more than 15 countries. Check out the agenda and the topics we are about to work on.

Early Childhood Intervention: The Power of Family - video from Open Society Foundation (OSF)
What happens to children with developmental delays or disabilities during the first 3 years? What about children whose families do not know how to help them during this period?

Life Transitions - a conference in Vancouver in October 2014. Call for Abstracts
About people with Intellectual Disability, Autism and other Neurodevelopmental Syndromes such as Down Syndrome, FASD and Fragile X...

Premature deaths of people with learning disabilities. Can you contribute to conference?
England: Have you been involved in any work that is taking forward learning from the 'Confidential Inquiry', and would you be willing to share it at the conference?

In Brief: The Science of Neglect. 6-minute video
From the National Scientific Council on the Developing Child - explaining why significant deprivation is so harmful in the earliest years of life.

Choice Support Families Event in Manchester, UK - free event for families
With Steven Rose, Jo Grace, Charlie Levinson, Eric Tamanis, Katie Clarke & Deb Aspland, and Sarah Clayton.

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