Webinars in September/October


20th October 2020
Professor Jan Walmsley (Historian and researcher, Open University and ex-editor of British Journal of Learning Disabilities) will be in discussion with David O’Driscoll on The importance of History for learning disability services today
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89036944757?pwd=b0FyUU1CNVU4VDlzN3hDelBaTkdOdz0913th October 2020
Dr Simon Jarrett (Historian and Editor, Community Living) will be in discussion with David O’Driscoll on his new book Those They Called Idiots.  The idea of the Disabled Mind from 1700 to the Present Mind.


29th September 2020
Professor, the Baroness Sheila Hollins (IPD founder member ) will be talking to Dr Georgina Parkes (IPD treasurer) on the following stories in pictures as a projective tool to help people share their own understanding and mental state29th September

22nd September 2020
Dr. Bonnie Evans (Wellcome Trust Postdoctoral Fellow, Queen Mary, University of London) will be discussion with David O’Driscoll on her bookThe Metamorphosis of Autism.  A history of child development in Britain.



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