Bercow 10 Years On

  The Bercow 10 Years On report is now out and gives an update on the state of provision for children’s speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) in England. Read it,  get behind it ,share it & make the world better for children & young people with speech and language difficulties. Our Calls to Action…

A Professional Development Video: Talking to parents about their child’s, speech, language and communication

  The Communication Trust, in partnership with Afasic have developed a video to support practitioners working with children and young people with how to raise initial concerns about a child or young person’s speech, language and communication development with their parents. The video is intended to be used as a professional development resource, to enhance…

Developmental Language Disorder Conference, 26th April 2018 at Bangor University

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Developmental Language Disorder (DLD) is the new term to replace specific language impairment (SLI).  Up to two children in every classroom have this condition. Afasic is pleased to have hosted the first DLD conference to be held in Wales.  Key speakers for the day  were Professor Dorothy Bishop, Professor Courtney Norbury, Dr Susan Ebbels, and…