Study Day 2017


Community Therapy International (CTI) Study Day and AGM, 2017

Theme: Successful collaboration for communication disability services in Low and Middle Income Countries (LMICs)


Date: 7th October 2017                          Time: 11am – 5pm

Place: Manchester Metropolitan University, Brooks Building,  Birley Fields Campus,   53 Bonsall Street,  Manchester, M15 6GX

Cost: £15 or £8 for students/unwaged (£5 for MMU students). Light Lunch included.

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AGENDA for day:

Time Programme
10.30 – 11.00 Arrival and drinks
11.00-11.45 Introductions

What is CTI?

Themes and structure of the day

  Collaboration –what do we mean, when does it happen, with whom and for what kinds of work?
11.45–12.30 Session 1: Introduction, presentations+ discussion

a)  Lindy McAllister, (University of Sydney, Australia)

b)  Nana Akua Owusu, (University of Ghana)

12.30–2.15 Lunch, AGM & networking
2.15–2.40 Session 2: Presentation + discussion

c)   Ryann Sowden (MMU, PhD student) & Duncan Musasizi (Uganda, SLT graduate)

2.40-3.15 Session 3: Presentations + discussion

d)  David Rochus and Rachael Gibson, Yellow House Kenya

e)  Olwen Morgan & Sihle Nyashanu – Zimbabwe. 100 Times is not enough. Parents as therapists where there are none

3.15-3.40 Session 4: Presentation + discussion)

f)   Julie Marshall (MMU)

3.40–3.55 Further questions for presenters
4.00-4.30 Tea break and prioritisation exercise
4.30-4.45 Feedback & concluding comments
5pm Close