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Cygnets for Parents for children aged 9 years +

Outline

Barnados Cygnet Parents - to support the parents who have a child diagnosed with autism. This course is specifically targeting those children aged 9 years +.

Description

The sessions will cover:
Week 1: Introduction
Week 2: An Overview
Week 3: Sensory Needs
Week 4: Communication
Week 5: Understanding Behaviour
Week 6: Supporting Behaviour

Programme

Day 1: 20/02/2018 | 17:00 - 20:00

Title: Session 1
Venue: Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL) (SCIL / 1), Cheddon Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 7QP
Trainer: Eileen McHale, Advisory Teacher

Day 2: 27/02/2018 | 17:00 - 20:00

Title: Session 2
Venue: Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL) (SCIL / 1), Cheddon Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 7QP
Trainer: Eileen McHale, Advisory Teacher

Day 3: 06/03/2018 | 17:00 - 20:00

Title: Session 3
Venue: Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL) (SCIL / 1), Cheddon Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 7QP
Trainer: Eileen McHale, Advisory Teacher

Day 4: 13/03/2018 | 17:00 - 20:00

Title: Session 4
Venue: Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL) (SCIL / 1), Cheddon Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 7QP
Trainer: Eileen McHale, Advisory Teacher

Day 5: 20/03/2018 | 17:00 - 20:00

Title: Session 5
Venue: Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL) (SCIL / 1), Cheddon Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 7QP
Trainer: Eileen McHale, Advisory Teacher

Day 5: 20/03/2018 | 17:00 - 20:00

Title: Session 6
Venue: Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL) (SCIL / 1), Cheddon Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 7QP
Trainer: Eileen McHale, Advisory Teacher

Booking Information

This programme is presented quite informally in suitably sized groups. There will be two trainers presenting and at least one of these will be an advisory teacher from the Autism and Communication Service. A commitment is required that you will be able to attend the 6 core sessions. The first session will start at 5pm, but this could be negotiable if required.

This course is fully funded to parents and a member of the school staff.

Please apply for this course via your school SENCO or PFSA who will have to complete an EHA - a diagnosis of autism is required or attendance with the agreement of your child's paediatrician.

Audience

Parents whose children have a diagnosis of autism. This course is intended for the parents of children aged 9+ years and places are also available to staff members in a supporting role.

20 Feb 2018 17:00 - 20:00

Closing date: 19/01/2018
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Autism and Communication Service.
Contact Provider
Day 1: 20 Feb 2018 17:00 - 20:00
Session 1
Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL) (SCIL / 1), Cheddon Road, Taunton, TA2 7QP
Trainer: Eileen McHale
Day 2: 27 Feb 2018 17:00 - 20:00
Session 2
Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL) (SCIL / 1), Cheddon Road, Taunton, TA2 7QP
Trainer: Eileen McHale
Day 3: 06 Mar 2018 17:00 - 20:00
Session 3
Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL) (SCIL / 1), Cheddon Road, Taunton, TA2 7QP
Trainer: Eileen McHale
Day 4: 13 Mar 2018 17:00 - 20:00
Session 4
Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL) (SCIL / 1), Cheddon Road, Taunton, TA2 7QP
Trainer: Eileen McHale
Day 5: 20 Mar 2018 17:00 - 20:00
Session 5
Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL) (SCIL / 1), Cheddon Road, Taunton, TA2 7QP
Trainer: Eileen McHale
Day 6: 20 Mar 2018 17:00 - 20:00
Session 6
Somerset Centre for Integrated Learning (SCIL) (SCIL / 1), Cheddon Road, Taunton, TA2 7QP
Trainer: Eileen McHale