The Tizard Centre

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  • Dr Saliha Nazir
    Specialty Doctor in Forensic Learning Disability
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    Serena Brady
    Serena graduated from the University of Kent with a first-class Applied Psychology degree in 2012. She has worked within services for children with learning disabilities for 4 years including a 9 month clinical placement as part of her degree during which she contributed to the interventions for children with learning disabilities and their families as well as conducting research. She has recently worked alongside Dr Nick Gore on the E-PAtS project and is also a part-time PhD student.
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    Dr Christine Linehan
    Director of the Masters in Rehabilitation and Disability Studies and Deputy Director of the UCD Centre for Disability Studies at University College, Dublin, Ireland.
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    Emeritus Professor Jim Mansell 1952-2012
    Jim Mansell was Emeritus Professor of Learning Disability in the Tizard Centre at the University of Kent, England and Professor in the School of Social Work and Social Policy at La Trobe University, Melbourne. A Fellow of the British Psychological Society, a Chartered Psychologist and an Academician of the Social Sciences. Professor Mansell founded the University’s Tizard Centre in 1983. A respected and influential figure in the field of learning disabilities and care environments, he was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) for services to people with intellectual disabilities. He retired from the University in December 2010. Jim sadly passed away in March 2012.

Tizard Centre, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7LR

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Last Updated: 14/07/2015