Pupils with Down syndrome often exhibit difficulties with taking in, integrating and making use of sensory information.
Experts indicate that syndrome-specific speech and language therapy is vital to enabling children with Down syndrome to make best progress with speech, language and communication skills.
Brighton and Crowborough groups running + new groups coming soon.
Down Syndrome Training Days 2014: What to do with the National Curriculum topics.
How to utilize the Curriculum to achieve maximum learning
Thursday 27th November 2014
‘Communication for Life’ Training day – 22nd November 2013. A day for families and professionals supporting children and young people with Down syndrome from age 9 to young adulthood. We look at communication issues in the context of adolescence, a time of transition from childhood to adulthood.
The Down Syndrome Development Trust’s first training event proved a success, with guest speaker Leela Baksi from Symbol UK.
Down’s Syndrome Training Day: Friday 19th April 2013
Speech, language and communication
Key Speaker: Leela Baksi, Specialist Speech and Language Therapist, Symbol UK