The Tizard Centre

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    Sarah Hedley Dray
    Sarah is a PhD student in Applied Psychology at the Tizard Centre. She uses the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis to reduce problematic behaviour and develop pupil skills. Her research focuses on the use of Activity Schedules to develop independent play skills in pupils diagnosed with autism and severe learning disabilities.
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    Melina Malli
    Melina is a Special Educational Teacher, pursuing her PhD at the Tizard Centre. She obtained her BSc and first Master's Degree as a government funded student from the School of Philosophy of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Her experience in working with children with special educational needs impelled her to continue her studies and gain her second Master's degree in Special Needs and Inclusion Education at the University of Sunderland.
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    Serena Brady
    Serena is a Research Assistant and PhD student at Tizard. She achieved a First Class Honours in a BSc in Applied Psychology from the University of Kent in 2012, and achieved a Distinction in a Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Behaviour Analysis from the University of Kent in 2015.
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    Dr Michelle McCarthy
    Michelle McCarthy has a social work background and has worked with people with learning disabilities in a variety of residential and field settings. For four years she was team leader of the Sex Education Team at Harperbury providing a specialist sexuality service to people with learning disabilities and staff.

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

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Last Updated: 14/07/2015