Communication abilities in children with genetic conditions

Now Enrolling!

Institution: University of Sheffield

Principal Investigator: Dr Alisdair McNeill, PhD, FRCP (Edin), DCH, FHEA

Funding: Grant funded

Inclusion Criteria:

  • You are a parent/caregiver of a child diagnosed with a genetic condition, such as SYNGAP1 (see details for other conditions included in the study)
  • Your child is able to engage in some form of communicative behavior (e.g., vocalisations, body movements, facial expressions)
  • Your child is 2 years to 15 years 11 months old
  • Your child has regular exposure to English Language (e.g., at school or at home)
  • If using words to communicate, your child uses English regularly

How to sign up: Go to: https://sites.google.com/sheffield.ac.uk/genetic-conditions-sheffield/home