...combines the expertise of three research groups at the University of Sheffield: Rehabilitation and Assistive Technology Group (RAT Group), the Centre for Assistive Technology and Connected Healthcare (CATCH) and the Telehealth and Care Technologies theme of CLAHRC YH (http://clahrc-yh.nihr.ac.uk/)
Thursday, 3 March 2016
Communication in ASD: AAC, Research & Practice Study Day – 20 April 2016
Helen Robinson, one of the team’s Speech and Language Therapists, will be presenting at the Communication in ASD: AAC, Research and Practice study day on 20th April in London.
Before joining the team, Helen spent many years supporting non-verbal children with ASD and has a keen interest in the evidence and clinical practice regarding the use of AAC with this client group.
Helen spent two years looking into the use of the Language Acquisition through Motor Planning (LAMP) approach and will present the findings of two projects which aimed to identify criteria for children who are likely to be successful with the LAMP approach
Also speaking on the day are:
Dr Elaine Clarke, Great Ormond St Hospital
Darryl Morgan, The ridgeway Community School
Dr Greg Pasco, King’s College London
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