Seminar 1: Developmental disorders: co-morbidity, subgroups and variability
Date Friday 29/06/2012
Professor Michael Thomas (Birkbeck College, University of London)
Title: "Causes of variability in developmental disorders: Is the medical risk model appropriate for understanding behavioural deficits?"
Professor Chris Oliver (University of Birmingham)
Title: "Researching behavioural phenotypes of genetics disorders. Challenges and opportunities"
Dr Kate Woodcock (University of Birmingham)
Title: "Understanding and helping to reduce the temper outbursts shown by people with Prader-Willi syndrome."
Dr Harry Purser (Institute of Education)
Title: "Low task scores do not always reflect low task ability"
Dr Olympia Palikara (Roehampton University)
Title: "Educational and psychosocial competence of adolescents with a history of Specific Language Impairment"
Anna Ashworth (Institute of Education)
Title: "Sleep problems in children with Down syndrome and Williams syndrome"
Department of Psychology