Celebrating Two Years
On Friday, 31 October the Centre for Disability Studies (CDS) hosted an Awards Ceremony to celebrate the accomplishments of nine audit students who attend lectures at the University of Sydney as part of the Inclusive Education Program (IEP). The IEP facilitates opportunities for people with an intellectual disability who would like to experience university life through auditing (= studying for interest).
A seminar for family members and support workers
Please join us
When: 9th December 10.30 am-12.00 noon
A delegation from the Zhejiang Provincial Disabled Persons' Federation met with staff members from the Centre for Disability Studies at the centres' officers in the Medical Foundation Building, University of Sydney on Wednesday 12 November 2014.
The purpose of the visit was to discuss possible future research and teaching collaborations.
This is an Accepted Manuscript of an article published in Journal of Intellectual & Developmental Disability, September 2011; 36(3): 156–166 available online: http://www.tandfonline.com/10.3109/13668250.2011.598499
Transforming staff practice through active support
VIVIENNE C. RICHES1, ANTHONY D. HARMAN1, DEB KEEN2, DONNA PENNELL2, JANE H. HARLEY3 & MICHELLE WALKER3
1Centre for Disability Studies and The University of Sydney, Australia, 2Australian Catholic University, Australia, and 3Department of Communities, Disability and Community Care Services Queensland, Australia