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Neurodiversity – Masterclass Series

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March 24 @ 8:00 am 5:00 pm GMT

Experience a broad range of topics and world-class speakers; from neurodiverse individuals and advocates to researchers and employers.

The IoN RDPU presents a Masterclass series on Neurodiversity.

Having begun in February 2021, the series will be entering its second year in 2022. We aim to showcase a diverse range of speakers and subjects from across the globe and the Neurodiverse community, academia, and industry . Previous speakers include Judy Singer, Prof Simon Baron Cohen. All previous sessions can be watched back here.

All are welcome to join.

Sessions take place monthly, on the fourth Thursday of the month. Register here; a link to the zoom sessions will be sent to you the day before the webinar.

The next session is on Thursday 24th February with Dr Seonaid Anderson: ‘Tics and Tic Disorders: part of the neurodiverse iceberg.’ Dr Anderson is is a chartered research psychologist and freelance neurodiversity consultant with many years experience in neurodevelopmental disorders. For eight years she was the research manager at Tourettes Action in the UK and has now set up her own business Neuro-diverse.org. with clients including Tourette Association America and the American Society for Epilepsy.

Upcoming Sessions :

24th February – Dr Seonaid Anderson – Research Psychologist & neurodiversity consultant – Tics and Tourette Syndrome

24th March – Prof Sara Rankin – Imperial College – Supporting Neurodiverse Students and Staff

28th April – TBA

26th May – Magda Mostafa – Built Environment and Inclusive Design

23rd June – Prof Amanda Kirby – Dyspraxia and DCD