BEST: A language programme for young children with language disorder
Conferences and presentations
2014PERT,S., 2014, Building Early Sentences Therapy (BEST): An introduction to the programme. North West Mainstream Clinical Excellence Network, 20th November 2014, Cherry Manor, Cheshire, UK.
PERT, S., STOW, C., and McKEAN, C., 2014, Building Early Sentences Therapy (BEST): Developing a theoretically driven, outcomes-focused therapy by involving practitioners, children and parents to maximise accessibility and acceptability. Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists Conference, University of Leeds, UK, 17-18th September 2014.
2013McKEAN, C., PERT, S., STOW, C., 2013, Developing the 'BEST' intervention: A constructivist, cross linguistic therapy approach to ‘Building Early Sentences’ in pre-school children with Language Impairment. Child Language Seminar, The University of Manchester, UK, 24-25th June 2013
2012McKEAN, C., PERT, S., STOW, C., 2012, Building early sentences in your language: a service evaluation study of the 'BEST' home language intervention. Poster presentation at the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists Conference, The Midland Hotel Manchester, UK, 11-12th September 2012.
Handout available here.
Poster available here.
PERT, S, McKean, C., and STOW, C., 2012, Building early sentences therapy: a service evaluation. NALDIC Summer Conference, National Centre for Language and Literacy Centre, Reading University, 16th June 2012.
2011PERT, S., McKean, C., and STOW, C., 2011, Building early sentences (BESt): designing bilingual language interventions. NALDIC Conference 'EAL and Additional Needs’, The Clothworkers’ Centenary Concert Hall, University of Leeds, November 26th 2011.
Transcript available in NALDIC Quarterly 9.2 EAL and additional needs.
Videos are available on YouTube here:
Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4.
2010PERT, S., McKean, C., and STOW, C., 2010, Building early sentences in your language: Successful sentences in your language. Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists Study day and AGM: Effectiveness and efficiency - innovation in speech and language therapy. Roxburghe Hotel, Edinburgh, Thursday 8th October 2010.