Conference Programme

NAPLIC Conference 2024: "Developmental Language Disorder (DLD): the latest research and practice"

DATE: 27th April 2024

Please note: this programme has not yet been finalised and is subject to change

08.45 – 09.30Registration 
09.30 – 09.40Welcome and introductions
Stephen Parsons, NAPLIC Chair
09.40 – 10.20Imogen, Ioan and Jotham Berry: a family perspective of Developmental Language Disorder (DLD)
10.20 – 11.00Rachel Sievers: working with adults with DLD
11.00 – 11.30Refreshment Break & Exhibition
11.30 – 12.10Simone Ojei Can’t talk, won’t talk: supporting SLCN in youth justice settings
12.10 – 12.35AGM
12.35 – 1.35Lunch and Exhibition
1.35 – 1.40Welcome back
1.40 – 2.20Henrietta McLachlan and Heather Price: Effectiveness of an Information Carrying Word Intervention (ICW) and introducing the HLCP role
2.20 – 3.00Vanessa Lloyd Esenkaya: Friendships in children with DLD
3.00 – 3.30Refreshment Break & Exhibition
3.30 – 4.20Helen Stringer: NNUTS: embedding universal, targeted and specialist models of working in schools
4.20 – 4.30Closing remarks and thanks
Professor Courtenay Norbury, NAPLIC President
4.30Conference ends


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