Assisting Rehabilitation with Digital Technology

Assisting Rehabilitation with Digital Technology 

Date and time: Wednesday 8 June 2016, 1pm-3.30pm

Venue: De Montfort University, Hugh Aston building, room 1.50

Presenters: Emer O’Kane, Product Leader at Core Systems and Dr Sarah Elison, Head of Research and Chartered Psychologist at Breaking Free Group

Registration: All welcome

Contact: Dr Victoria Knight (  


Digital technology is having an increasing impact on the ways in which users of our penal, health and social systems are experienced. This session offers an opportunity to hear from two established digital technology providers about their significant contribution to the rehabilitative landscape. 

 This session will be of interest to academics and practitioners working in the fields of criminal justice, psychology, digital technology, education, social care, health (nursing, speech and language therapy and mental health), computer sciences, law and business.

Presenter biographies and abstract can be found here.