Prerequisites to communication – based on the work of Dr Chris Kiernan (1982)

In order to communicate and/or to learn to use a language, the learner must have:   Sensory Abilities:   Adequate Hearing and Vision We need to know to what extent the child or adult can hear and see. Such disabilities profoundly hamper communicative responses. Assessment and then stimulation in the multisensory studio, can lead to…

New Zealand

Talk notes and links These are the notes and links for Richards talks about engaging classrooms and sensory stories.. Online sensory training here…. Click above to go to Richard Hirstwoods online training. There is a free module here for you to complete. The rollout of more and more sensory courses begins on the 6th January…