Behavioural Aspects in Neurodisabilty
Friday 11 March 2016, Birmingham
The 2016 ASM aims to explore areas very important to children an families in terms of quality of life but often difficult to access, manage and sometimes even identify the correct term for the child and family. Experts in the field will highlight how clinical research has translated into practical assessment and management of these behavioural patterns. All of us see many of these behavioural phenotypes in the clinical setting but it can be daunting to know how or when to start management, aggressive behaviours being a prime example.
The British Academy of Childhood Disability (BACD) is an organisation for professionals working in the field of childhood disability in the UK.
The group operates as an affiliate group of the British Association of Community Child Health, a specialty group of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, and as the UK branch of the European Academy of Childhood Disability.
We encourage membership from all disciplines working in the field of childhood disability.
The aims of the BACD are:
The BACD committee has representation from the disciplines of Paediatrics, Speech and language therapy, Physiotherapy, Occupational therapy, Psychology, Nursing and Education.