UCL Psychology and Language Sciences



Issues, Challenges and Evidence: Where next to improve the quality of support for children and families?

Gwen Carr, Honorary Senior Research Associate, UCL, Education Consultant to the England Newborn Hearing Screening team


This session will:

(1) give an overview of issues as gleaned from the Newborn Hearing Screening Quality Assurance Programme, drawing on the findings from national QA evaluations.

(2) Draw together the identified issues and challenges which have emerged during the day's presentations and discussions and highlight possible ways forward in progressing the quality agenda in the support of families and children with Cochlear Implants.

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