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External Autisim Support Group

External Autisim Support Group

Please find details below of a scheme that may be of interest to parents of carers with students with additional needs.

Please note that the information below is an advert on behalf of an external company, and Strood Academy is not involved in the setting up or running of it.

An Exploration of Sensory Needs:
Practical Tips to Support your Child’s
Social, Emotional and Behavioural Well –Being

Tuesday 21st March 2017
9:30 -11.45 am
Ifield Smile, Cedar Avenue, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 5JT

Anna Wood has worked with the National Autistic Society and in Children’s Mental Health. She is a qualified Dance Movement Psychotherapist currently working in a school with children (4 -14 years) who have a variety of needs including ASD and ADHD. She works 1:1 and co –leads on the whole school sensory and regulation programme.

Anna’s presentation will include:
o Effects of over-stimulation
o Use of movement sequencing
o De –escalation strategies
o Experimenting with different sensory props
o Ways in which parents can support their children with sensory issues within the home.

There will be plentiful opportunities for questions and discussion; an opportunity to share your experiences, difficulties and successes with Anna, Claudia, other parents and carers.

A warm welcome and invitation to join Ifield Smile's Support Group for the parents, carers and families of any child or young person with Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Asperger's Syndrome/Social Communication Difficulties. You do not have to be a parent or carer of a child or young person attending Ifield School.

Facilitated by Claudia Goodman

Our support group is free to attend
Refreshments provided
Please book your place in advance

If you would like more information or to make a booking please contact us:
e-mail: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Telephone 01474 536924
Ifield Smile, Cedar Avenue, Gravesend, Kent DA12 5JT

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