Professor Woll in LONDON
British Sign Language (BSL) skills in deaf & hearing children & adults, including developmental impairments (e.g. deaf children with additional disabilities) & acquired BSL impairments (e.g. arising from injury or illness) • BSL & communication skills where the individual has cognitive or communication impairments related to a background of limited education or language experience • The quality of interpreting provided by BSL/English interpreters
Dr O'Rourke in ALTRINCHAM
Mental Health Review Tribunals - assessment of psychological need & risk in relation to individuals detained under the MHA (1983) • Personal injury claims - deaf & hearing clients • Criminal cases: fitness to plead, intellectual ability & impact of deafness, risk assessment & risk management, mental health & deafness • Mental health & trauma • Family/child care proceedings: assessments of deaf & hearing adults in relation to child care proceedings; presence/absence of a learning disability & the impact...