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Integrated Healthcare for Children with Developmental Disabilities

We are pleased to announce this free online course from the International Centre for Evidence in Disability at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine!

Integrated Healthcare for Children with Developmental Disabilities

Over this 3 week course, we will explore how to deliver appropriate, high-quality healthcare for children with development disabilities.

By the end of the course you will able to:

  • Describe developmental disability and the impact of impairment on children and their families
  • Explain how early intervention can improve long-term outcomes for children with developmental disabilities
  • Identify the specialist and general healthcare needs of children with developmental disabilities
  • Investigate the barriers and solutions to improve a child’s access to healthcare services
  • Explore the importance of working in equal partnership with children and their families
  • Reflect on the broader needs and fundamental rights of children with developmental disabilities
  • Discuss how to collaborate with other service providers

Join the conversation on social media: Use the hashtag #FLhealthchilddisability to join social media conversations from across the globe.

Register for the course here: www.futurelearn.com


Western Workshop

Diagnosis and Treatment of Children and Adolescents Who Stutter: Practical Strategies

Co-sponsored by The Stuttering Foundation and the University of Washington

July 9-13, 2019, Seattle

Workshop Faculty: Susan Hamilton Burleigh, M.A., CCC-SLP, Private Practice; and Jennifer Watson, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Texas Christian University. Conference Coordinator: Melissa A. Kokaly, M.S., CCC-SLP, University of Washington.

Deadline for application to be received is April 30, 2019

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