Dr Naomi Dale (Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and Associate Professor in Paediatric Neurodisability, UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health) will deliver an online session about research and best practice regarding the support of babies and young children with vision impairment. This will include the findings from the Optimum research project into the developmental impact of vision impairment on babies and children and use of the Developmental Journal.
Early development of infants with visual impairment.
Why and how the DJVI was devised.
Contents of the DJVI and how to use it.
Scientific evidence of its effectiveness (OPTIMUM).
How to source it and license/ training arrangements.