The Tizard Centre

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    Dr Jill Bradshaw
    Jill trained as a speech and language therapist. She worked in a community team supporting adults with intellectual disabilities and challenging behaviour in London, before joining the Tizard Centre in 1995. She was appointed as a honorary lecturer in 2003 but returned as a sessional teacher in 2010, after a career break. She now convenes the Undergraduate Autism Studies Programme and teaches on the Postgraduate Programmes in Intellectual Disabilities. Jill’s research interests include communication and challenging behaviour, person-centred active support, staff attributions, communication environments and total communication approaches.
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    Dr Ciara Padden
    Ciara Padden (nee Foody) has a BA Hons in Psychology from the University College, Dublin and a PhD in Applied Behaviour Analysis from the National University of Ireland, Galway. Ciara is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst and has been working with people with developemental disabilities since 2008.
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    Melina Malli
    Melina is working as a Research Assistant investigating the impact austerity has had on services for those with intellectual disabilities and pursuing her PhD in Applied Psychology at the Tizard Centre.

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

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Last Updated: 14/07/2015