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DSE memory training results

Memory training study points to possible benefits for children with Down syndrome A study, conducted by researchers at Down Syndrome Education International and published today in the American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, suggests that adaptive working memory training might offer sustained benefits for young people with Down syndrome. Cogmed JM Working Memory Training – example activities Visuospatial short term memory scores (Automated     Working
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‘Follow up clinics’ invaluable hands on training opportunities

Down Syndrome Development Trust follow up clinics for schools and parents. Follow up clinics after each training day are a good way of expanding the knowledge of parents and supporting members of staff; helping gain further guidance and support for teaching children and young people with DS on methods of best practise. What happens at the clinics? The children take part in group activities with the therapist followed by the informative discussion
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Launch Training Day Success

The Down Syndrome Development Trust’s first training event proved a success, with guest speaker Leela Baksi from Symbol UK.
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Roche Clinical Trials Published

Roche Laboratories, teamed with other researchers, just published results describing a compound that reverses impaired brain cell signaling in a mouse model with Down syndrome.
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Consultancy Service News

DSDT provide a range of consultancy services nationally
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Local Training Days Available

In partnership with leading Down Syndrome organisations we can provide a variety of specialist training days throughout the UK.
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