Tuesday 24th May to Friday 27th May 2016 Symbol UK offers this 4 day, modular course presenting relevant research in DS, and speech and language therapy interventions for this population, lead by Leela Baksi and Jo Gawn, specialist speech and language therapists. Participants develop in-depth knowledge of Down syndrome across the lifespan, and of recommended evidence based practice to support designing and delivering interventions in a range of settings. There is plenty of opportunity to discuss individual cases and the practicalities of working in specific services.This four day course can be completed in modules. Modules 1, 2, and 3 must be completed in sequence (3.1 and 3.2 can be taken in any order). On completion of all 4 modules, participants will receive a certificate of completion of the specialist development programme.