WG4 – Methods, tools and frameworks for the development of the child with disabilities’ play

wg4This area of research aims at developing all the partial studies conducted previously, with the goal of an exhaustive overview and a further dissemination of intervention models, training and policies addresses. This research is directed at professionals in health, education, industry fields, policy makers, and last but not least at the members of the child with disabilities’ family.

The group aims to produce:

A user needs report (which includes practitioners and healthcare, education, industry, technological fields, policy makers, families of children with disabilities, and children themselves, with or without any impairment).

A training model to support the play of children with disabilities in inclusive contexts and on strategies of intervention (methods and tools): beta version.

A validation of the model.

A training model to support play of children with disabilities in inclusive contexts and on strategies of intervention (methods and tools): final version

Guidelines for the play of children with disabilities. Methodologies, tools, contexts, relationships.

Leader: Egle Celiesiene

Vice-Leader: Mara Westling Allodi

Group Members

TitleLast Name*First Name*Country*Role in the Network*Picture*
Dr Takala Marjatta Finland WG-member, Management Committee Member
Dr Viljamaa Elina Finland WG-member, Management Committee Substitute
Dr Suhonen Eira Finland WG-member, Management Committee Member
Ms Alijoki Alisa Finland WG-member, Management Committee Substitute
Ms Saridaki Maria Greece WG-member, Core Group Member
Dr Sik-Lanyi Cecilia Hungary Management Committee Member
Ms Szücs Veronika Hungary WG-member, Management Committee Member
Prof Zappaterra Tamara Italy WG-member
Dr Celiesiene Egle Lithuania WG Leader, Management Committee Member
Prof Paulsen Morten Norway WG-member
Prof Grue Jan Norway WG-member, Management Committee Member
Dr Westling Allodi Mara Sweden WG Vice--leader, WG-member, Management Committee Member, Core Group Member
Dr Gardner Hilary United Kingdom WG-member