Month: September 2018

Month: September 2018

A child sleeping.

Get a good night’s sleep with help from our library

Join our librarian Jan (and teddy) as she talks through the different books and sensory equipment we have in our library that could help your child to sleep. Books on sleep L1676 – Treating Sleep Disorders: principle and practice of behaviour sleep medicine by M L Perlis L6107 – The New Baby and Toddler Sleep …

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Partnership pioneers better support services

We have forged a partnership with Cardiff University to improve services for families of children with debilitating brain disorders. The partnership aims to exploit Cardiff’s world-leading research in genetics, psychiatry and brain development in order to revolutionise Third Sector support for children with severe learning and developmental challenges. Funded by a Knowledge Transfer Partnership grant, the …

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Understanding and reducing sleep disorders in children with development delay

The Sleep Project at the Cerebra Centre for Neurological Disorders at Birmingham University is studying sleep in children with neurological conditions. In this article Professor Chris Oliver and Dr Caroline Richards explain the need for the project and the progress that’s being made. Why is the Sleep Project important for families? Sleep is a universal phenomenon, …

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