Steve Hendy writes: Following a combination of clinical cases and a literature review we are keen on doing some work of the prevalence of undiagnosed genetic conditions in our population of clients whose behaviour challenges the services supporting them.
The couple of clinical cases involved ‘accide
Imagine ID is a research project funded by the Medical Research Council looking at how a child’s DNA affects development, particularly in relation to learning disorders.
The study want to answer a question parents often ask when their child receives a genetic condition: what does this mean for my c
This is the first International Conference on Disabilities in Africa (ICDA) to mark the launch of the International School of Disability Studies (ISDS) in Nigeria.
The theme of the conference is: “Visible but invisible: towards a new perspective on disability in Africa”.
Discussions and confe
“With its theme of Shaping Successful Futures the Aspect Autism in Education Conference will pick up where the last conference left off – with valuing students on the autism spectrum as unique and individual learners.”
From Autism in Education website: You are invited to submit an abstract fo
Jacqui Shurlock writes: Children and young people are all able to tell us what they think and feel in many ways.
A new report, "Valuing the Views of Children with a Learning Disability", has been produced by the Challenging Behaviour Foundation and Mencap and can be found on the Paving th
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