6th World Congress on Mental Health and Deafness
Riddel Hall, Queen's University Belfast

16-19 September 2014
Pathways to Rights

Meet the World Experts

'Meet the World Experts' in Jordanstown School Belfast on September 20 2014.

10:00 - 15:00

Meeting the Educational, Social and Emotional Needs of Deaf Children and Young People - an International Perspective

Experts presenting at the World Congress Mental Health and Deafness visit the school to share their knowledge with parent and other people interested.

Further info will be available soon.

Where:  85 Jordanstown School for Deaf and Visually Impaired Children, Newtownabbey, Co. Antrim, BT37 0QE, Northern Ireland. Tel : +44 (0)28 90863541


Organising Committee

Brian Symington, MBE. President.

Dr. Ines Sleeboom-van Raaij.  Co-President/ESMHD President.

Dr. Margaret du Feu,  OBE. Chair of Scientific Committee.

Renata Sarmento. Manager.

Scientific Committee

Dr. Margaret du Feu, Ireland, Chair
Dr. Ines Sleeboom-van Raaij, The Netherlands
Dr. María Gascón-Ramos, UK
Dr. Tiejo van Gent, The Netherlands
Dr. Johannes Fellinger, Austria
Dr. Otilia Rodrigues, Australia
Ana García García, Spain
Dr. Cathy Chovaz, Canadá
Dr. Benito Estrada, México
Dr. Lauri Rush, USA
Dr. Robert Pollard, USA
Professor Marleen Jansen, The Netherlands
Dr. Maria Cecilia Moura, Brazil
Dr. Katherine Rogers, UK
Dr. Joanna Kobosko, Poland

Contact Us

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