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…

Makaton Foundation Workshop 9-10 April in Caernarfon

  This Foundation Workshop offered by Sian Williams, Afasic Cymru Family Support Worker, provides a detailed introduction to Makaton and combines a practical approach with theory and technical information. No previous signing experience is needed. Recommended for a broad range of occupations, professions and parents/carers. For more information or to book, please see the attachment….

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…