Principal Investigator
- David Sugden

Collaborators
- Mary Chambers
- Andrea Utley

University of Leeds

Funded by:
The Economic Science Research Council in collaboration with:

Amanda Kirby, Director of the Dyscovery Centre, Cardiff and with assistance from the Dyscovery Trust which contributed additional funding.

LEEDS CONSENSUS STATEMENT (2006)
ESRC Seminar Series
Developmental Coordination Disorder
LEEDS 2004-2005

This seminar series brought together professionals from a wide range of disciplines including health, psychology, education and sports science to discuss, analyse, synthesise and gain agreement for a consensus statement regarding the condition of DCD.

Seminar 1 – Concepts and Definitions
(19th/20th November 2004)

Seminar 2 – Assessment
(22nd/23rd April 2005)

Seminar 3 – Characteristics and Comorbidity
(24th/25th June 2005)

Seminar 4 – Intervention
(11th/12th November 2005)

A final meeting was held on Friday 27th January 2006. This meeting was not in the original plans but colleagues asked for a final meeting to discuss ways forward from the whole Seminar Series.

Visiting keynote speakers:

· Anna Barnett – England
· Reint Geuze – Holland
· Dido Green – England
· Sheila Henderson – England
· Elisabeth Hill – England
· Marion Jongmans – Holland
· Amanda Kirby – Wales
· Cheryl Missiuna – Canada
· Mark Mon-Williams – Scotland
· Bouwien Smits-Englesman – Holland
· David Sugden – England
· Mike Wade – USA
· Peter Wilson – Australia


Seminar Series Participants

Professor David Sugden – University of Leeds
Dr Mary Chambers – University of Leeds
Dr Andrea Utley – University of Leeds
Dr Amanda Kirby – The Dyscovery Centre, University of Wales, Newport
Lois Addy – St John’s College, York
Dr Sarah Astill – University of Leeds
Dr Gillian Baird – Guy’s Hospital, London
Dr Anna Barnett – Oxford Brookes University
Dr Margaret Cousins – University of Central Lancashire
Jonathan Doherty – Leeds Metropolitan University
Sharon Drew – Independent
Carolyn Dunford – Eveswell Children’s Centre
Professor Reint Geuze – University of Groningen
Dido Green – Newcome Centre, Guy’s Hospital
Professor Leslie Henderson – Emeritus Professor University of Hertfordshire
Professor Sheila Henderson – Institute of Education, London, and Visiting Professor, University of Leeds
Dr Elisabeth Hill – Goldsmiths College
Dan Johnson – University of Minneapolis
Professor Dr Marion Jongmans – University of Utrecht
Nichola Jones – Bridgend LEA
Ann Markee – Warwickshire Health Authority
Dr Cheryl Missiuna – McMaster University, Canada
Dr Mark Mon-Williams – University of Aberdeen
Dr Anne O’Hare – University of Edinburgh
Judith Peters – Great Ormond Street Hospital
Dr Madeline Portwood – Durham LEA
Mrs Joanne Pottage – NASEN
Clare Sangster – University of Cambridge
Dr Marina M Schoemaker – University of Groningen
Charikleia Sinani – Leeds Metropolitan University
Professor Bouwien C M Smits-Engelsman – University of Nijmegen
Professor Mary Smyth – University of Lancaster
Dr Elizabeth Stephenson – Aberdeen
Dr Philip Vickerman – Liverpool John Moores University
Dr Chiel Volman – University of Utrecht
Professor Dr Michael G Wade – University of Minnesota
Professor John Wann – University of Reading
Angela Webb – London-health
Dr Peter Wilson – RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
Dr Stephania Zoia – University of Trieste, Italy