Dysphagia resources

Including a dysphagia risk assessment and guide

Dr Darren D. Chadwick writes:

"I have been pulling together the dysphagia related resources I have been involved in over the years into a single page repository so they are more easily accessible by practitioners and carers and any others who may find

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Untold Stories

‘...three days after delivery her baby suffered a convulsion...’

From Center for Learning and Childhood Development:

"Many caregivers whose children have developmental delays have similar stories. Their experiences taking care of the complex needs of their children are not well understood. These ca

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Positive environments for early child and family support. Part 7: An ideal approach to early child and family support and including the role of paediatricians

Introduction to the series

In the first part of this serialised essay I suggested hospital and clinics are not favourable environments to promote education/learning in babies and young children who have conditions that affect their development and learning in the long term. I characterised these med

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“Disappointing” Government response to Petitions Committee report on COVID-19 impact on new parents - UK

'Bliss called for...additional time for these parents to be with their babies'

The Government has responded to The House of Commons' Petitions Committee recommendation, based on Bliss' evidence, that Neonatal Leave and Pay should be piloted to support parents impacted by COVID-19.

The Government has

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An exploration of the value of Marte Meo Therapy in establishing, re-establishing and supporting attachment relationships

‘firstly identify and then activate and develop caregivers’ skills’

From an article by Geraldine Maughan in Children’s Research Network:

"The effectiveness of Marte Meo Therapy (MMT) in treating attachment relationships has not yet been researched in Ireland. The purpose of this

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