Dr.Ajay has worked as a consultant neurodevelopmental paediatrician and clinical director at Evelina London, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, UK. He has contributed to enhancing knowledge and skills of practitioners and parents in India through volunteering with the Latika Roy Foundation, running parents’ groups, teaching on courses and setting up a website www.enablenet.info.
This interactive session is aimed at helping parents and caregivers understand how parents can understand and interpret their child’s developmental time course and how developmental delays can be spotted by focussing on missed childhood milestones. Some of the key focus points of his interactions with parents will include the following –
- Why does child development matter?
- What helps in early identification of developmental delays?
- What is early intervention, and does it really work in helping your child realize their full developmental potential?
- Adolescent behaviour issues
- Supporting families through information
**Dr.Sharma will be addressing questions related to matters of child development. However, please note that due to lack of time case-specific queries will not be dealt with during the discussions. We highly encourage you to take this as an opportunity to have your concerns or fears clarified, so do come prepared with your list of questions for the expert.
This event is open to parents and professions. Prior registration is mandatory. Please register here. Charge for participation is Rs.350 for parents and Rs.500 for professionals.