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Stephanie Lord, Trainer

Very informative, lots of strategies I will try with both my own son and children in school

Jodie

Attended Autism Spectrum, Next Steps - Level 3

ONE DAY WORKSHOPS

Accredited: Autism Spectrum, An Introduction - Level 2

A practical, Open College Network, accredited programme suitable as an introductory course for anyone supporting either adults or children. No pre or post course work required for the accreditation; all evaluations carried out on the day

 

Accredited -Managing Challenging Behaviour in an Outdoor, Activity or Leisure Setting

A practical, Open College Network, accredited programme suitable as an introductory course for anyone supporting either adults or children. No pre or post course work required for the accreditation; all evaluations carried out on the day

 

Date/Time Event
13/02/2018
All Day
Accredited: Managing Challenging Behaviours within Outdoor & Adventure Settings
Broomlee Centre, West Linton Scottish Borders
01/03/2018
All Day
Accredited: Managing Challenging Behaviours within Outdoor & Adventure Settings
Kendal, Kendal Leisure Centre, Kendal Cumbria
16/04/2018
All Day
Accredited: Managing Challenging Behaviours within Outdoor & Adventure Settings
Perthshire, Meigle, Belmont Centre, Meigle Perthshire
Accredited: Autism Spectrum, Next Steps - Level 3

Anyone who has completed the Concept Training Level 2 introduction to Autism Spectrum or equivalent introductory training, or who has ‘hands on’ experience in working with people on the Autism Spectrum

 

Date/Time Event
23/11/2017
9:15 am - 3:45 pm
Accredited: Autism Spectrum Next Steps Level 3
Liverpool, St Vincents School, Liverpool
23/01/2018
9:15 am - 3:45 pm
Accredited: Autism Spectrum Next Steps Level 3
Birmingham, Holiday Inn, Birmingham
23/01/2018
9:15 am - 3:45 pm
Accredited: Autism Spectrum Next Steps Level 3
Glasgow, Adelphi Centre, Glasgow Strathclyde
01/02/2018
9:15 am - 3:45 pm
Accredited: Autism Spectrum Next Steps Level 3
Fred Nicholson School, Dereham Norfolk
Accredited: Supporting Learners with ADHD

An Introductory Open College Network Level 2 course for anyone coming into contact with or Supporting Adults, young people or Children with ADHD in a learning environment. Know what Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) means, Identify the barriers to learning which ADHD brings & provide support for behaviour

 

Autism: Managing Anxiety, Developing Mental Health Well-being and Preparing for Change

Suitable for anyone working with people with Autism or Severe Learning Difficulties of any age. Use Intensive Interaction to reduce triggers to sensory overload, increase communication, understand “personal language” and develop positive relationships.

 

Date/Time Event
08/02/2018
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Autism: Managing Anxiety, developing mental health well-being and preparation for change
Glasgow, Adelphi Centre, Glasgow Strathclyde
Intensive Interaction

Suitable for anyone working with people with Autism or Severe Learning Difficulties of any age. Use Intensive Interaction to reduce triggers to sensory overload, increase communication, understand “personal language” and develop positive relationships.

 

Learning Outside the Classroom

Suitable for anyone supporting children with Special Needs who would benefit from a multi-sensory and kinaesthetic approach to learning. Learn to use the outdoors to enhance teaching across all areas of the curriculum

 

Date/Time Event
28/11/2017
9:45 am - 3:45 pm
Learning Outside the Classroom- Taking the Curriculum Outside
BLACKBURN, Newfield School, Blackburn
05/12/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Learning Outside the Classroom- Taking the Curriculum Outside
Birmingham, Holiday Inn, Birmingham
PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties

Suitable for anyone supporting children with profound and multiple learning difficulties.. Support children to get the most out their environment, whilst considering development, assessing and measuring of progress and communication, exploring practical activities for interaction and engagement

 

Date/Time Event
05/12/2017
9:45 am - 3:45 pm
PMLD - Profound And Multiple Learning Difficulties
BLACKBURN, Newfield School, Blackburn
25/01/2018
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
PMLD - Profound And Multiple Learning Difficulties
London, The Village School, London
Positive Ways of Changing Behaviour

Suitable for anyone working with either children or adults who have a learning disability and/or Autism. Go away with positive, pro active, active and re-active strategies for changing behaviour

 

Date/Time Event
22/01/2018
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Positive Ways of Changing Behaviour
Glasgow, Adelphi Centre, Glasgow Strathclyde
24/01/2018
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Positive Ways of Changing Behaviour
London, The Village School, London
02/02/2018
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Positive Ways of Changing Behaviour
Fred Nicholson School, Dereham Norfolk
22/02/2018
9:45 am - 3:45 pm
Positive Ways of Changing Behaviour
BLACKBURN, Newfield School, Blackburn
Practical and Effective Ways of Using Multi Sensory Equipment

A practical workshop for suitable for new and experienced users. Learn how to use sensory equipment safely and confidently and go away with a host of new and exciting ideas to use it to its full potential  

Dr. Phoebe Caldwell, Trainer

Our heartfelt thanks go to Phoebe for changing our understanding of autism and showing us how to communicate with [our son] in his own world.

Parent

Attended Intensive Interaction

Laura Kerbey, Trainer

Excellent Course – Laura was so keen to hear our stories and answer our questions. The day flew by! Very enjoyable.

Lauren Wilson

Attended Positive Ways of Changing Behaviour

An excellent course! Very worthwhile, thoroughly enjoyable and full of useable ideas

Donna

Attended PMLD

Social, Emotional and Mental Health Difficulties

The workshop puts Social, emotional and mental health difficulties into context by raising awareness of the nature of behaviour and the factors that impact on the development of patterns of behaviour. Practitioners will develop positive responses, strategies and possible solutions to take away and put into practice.

 

Supporting Children & Young People who have Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)

Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA) is a complex Autism Spectrum Condition characterised by anxiety driven need to be in control.  Children and young people with PDA need a different approach to the ones used with other Autism Spectrum conditions. This course will teach learners how PDA differs from other types of autism. Most importantly the course will teach effective strategies to ensure that those who work with children and young people with PDA can support them to help them meet their potential and manage their behaviour.

 

Date/Time Event
27/11/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Supporting Children & Young People who have Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)
London, The Village School, London
Supporting People on the Autism Spectrum in Producing Written Work

Suitable for Teachers and Teaching Assistants in both Mainstream and Special Schools.

Learn how to support students with Autism to demonstrate their learning through written work

 

Date/Time Event
04/12/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Supporting People on the Autism Spectrum in Producing Written Work
Birmingham, Holiday Inn, Birmingham
Understanding Attachment Disorder

Learn how Attachment disorder can affect behaviour, teaching and learning, relationship skills and lifelong development. Explore techniques for support and positive intervention  

Date/Time Event
07/03/2018
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Understanding Attachment Disorder
Birmingham, Holiday Inn, Birmingham
Understanding Behaviour as Communication and How to Respond Positively

Learn how to see beyond behaviour to understand communication needs. Explore ways of responding through sensory activities, movement, sounds and rhythms in order to provide person centre responses

 

Date/Time Event
08/03/2018
All Day
Understanding Behaviour as a communication and how to respond Positively
Birmingham, Holiday Inn, Birmingham

HALF DAY WORKSHOPS

Attachment Disorders - Supporting Learning and Behaviour
Autism and Anxiety
Date/Time Event
05/12/2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Autism and Anxiety
Liverpool, St Vincents School, Liverpool
Supporting Girls on the Autism Spectrum
Date/Time Event
24/01/2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Supporting Girls on the Autism Spectrum
Birmingham, Holiday Inn, Birmingham
Lego Based Therapy
Date/Time Event
24/01/2018
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Lego Based Therapy
Birmingham, Holiday Inn, Birmingham
Autism and Positive Behaviour Management
Autism and Structured Learning
Date/Time Event
05/12/2017
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Autism and Structured Learning
Liverpool, St Vincents School, Liverpool
Autism and Unstructured Times
How to make your Classroom Autism friendly
Six steps for success with pupils with Autism
Supporting Learners with Dyslexia
Supporting Students with Autism and ADHD
Date/Time Event
23/11/2017
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Supporting Students with Autism and ADHD
London, The Village School, London
Understanding ADHD
Visual Support for Pupils with Autism
Date/Time Event
23/11/2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Visual Support for Pupils with Autism
London, The Village School, London