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Courses & Workshops

Upcoming webinars

To book a place on any of these webinars please email [email protected]

The online platform for the courses and workshops will be zoom.

 

Autism in Primary Years

19th April,

12.30 – 2.30pm

This webinar will run over 1 session and is being delivered by Lynn McCann from Reachout ASC.

This course includes information on the following:

  • What is autism?
  • Communication
  • Sensory processing
  • Social interaction
  • Girls and autism
  • Thinking differences
  • Co-production
  • Strategies

 

Pathological Demand Avoidance for parents and carers

23rd & 30th April (both sessions must be attended)

10am – 12.30pm

This webinar will be delivered by the PDA society.

The course will cover:

  • Direct Demands
  • Indirect Demands
  • The Effects
  • How to Help
  • Personal Mindset
  • Helpful Approaches
  • Saying No / Stopping Behaviour
  • Supporting a PDA child through meltdowns
  • Rewards, Praise & Sanctions
  • Collaborative & Proactive Solutions
  • Siblings
  • Diagnosis
  • Education
  • Round up and Q&A

 

Pre-diagnosis and pathways support (Liverpool & Sefton)

10th & 17th May

6pm – 8pm

This webinar will be delivered by Tracy Bowyer, founder of The Isabella Trust

This course covers:

  • Current autism pathway for Liverpool and Sefton
  • Brief introduction to some characteristics of Autism
  • Brief introduction to sensory differences

 

Autism & Transition

17th May

12.30pm – 2.30pm

This webinar will run over 1 session and is being delivered by Lynn McCann from Reachout ASC.

 

Understanding Autism

14th, 21st & 28th June

6pm – 8pm

 This webinar will run over 3 sessions and is being delivered by Tracy Bowyer founder of The Isabella Trust.

This course aims are to:

  • Identify some of the characteristics of autism
  • To identify some of the challenges an autistic child may face
  • Identify ways you may be able to support autistic children.

 

Pathological Demand Avoidance for Educators

16th June

9.30am – 1.30pm

This webinar will be delivered via zoom by the PDA Society

This course covers:

  • the background to PDA
  • research, demands
  • strategies
  • legal obligations
  • PDA children as learners
  • rewards/sanctions
  • collaborative problem solving

 

Autism in Secondary Years

28th June

12.30pm – 2.30pm

This webinar will run over 1 session and is being delivered by Lynn McCann from Reachout ASC.

This course includes information on the following:

  • Autism
  • Girls & autism
  • Communication
  • Social interaction
  • Thinking differences
  • Sensory processing
  • Co-production
  • Strategies

 

Understanding Sensory Needs

5th, 12th & 19th July

6pm – 8pm

This webinar will run over 3 sessions and is being delivered by Tracy Bowyer founder of The Isabella Trust.

This course aims are to:

  • Provide a brief introduction to sensory processing
  • Explore sensory processing differences
  • Identify some strategies and ideas that may support the child or young person

 

Autism and Girls

12th July

12.30pm – 2.30pm

This webinar will run over 1 session and is being delivered by Lynn McCann from Reachout ASC.

This course includes information on the following:

  • Differences
  • Features of play
  • Copying and coping
  • Friendships
  • Anxiety and mental health
  • Supporting autistic girls
  • Strategies

 

Elklan – Let’s Talk with 5-11’s

13th September – 1st November

PLEASE NOTE THERE WILL BE NO SESSIONS ON 25th OCTOBER

Delivered over 7 weekly sessions via zoom this is a practical training course for parents, carers and practitioners working in primary schools wanting some key skills and knowledge of how to maximise children’s communication potential and help them to access the curriculum.

This course provides:

  • Opportunities to discuss ideas to help children learn to listen, understand and talk
  • Information about communication difficulties children can experience
  • Opportunities to meet other school practitioners, parents and carers
  • Information about normal speech and language development
  • An illustrated workbook full of practical tips and ideas which provides a rich source of individualised strategies and information to support a specific child
  • Designed to be delivered over seven weekly sessions, the course uses interactive teaching methods, practical activities, videos and group discussion to engage learners.
  • This is an accredited course and participants receive a certificate for the Let’s Talk Together course accredited by an externally quality assured and Ofqual regulated national Awarding Organisation. The accreditation gained will be 3 credits at level 1.
  • There is also an option to complete the course without accreditation and participants will receive and attendance certificate.

 

Elklan Lets Talk Together

29th November – 24th January

PLEASE NOTE THERE WILL BE NO SESSIONS ON 27TH DECEMBER AND 3RD JANUARY

6pm – 8pm

Delivered over 7 weekly sessions via zoom this is a practical training course for parents, carers (including child minders) and school based practitioners wanting some key skills and knowledge in developing the communication skills of children with social communication needs including autism.

This course provides:

  • Opportunities to discuss ideas to help children learn to listen, understand and talk.
  • Information about communication difficulties children can experience.
  • Information about typical speech and language development.
  • An illustrated workbook full of practical tips and ideas which provides a rich source of individualised strategies and information to support a specific child.
  • Designed to be delivered over seven weekly sessions, the course uses interactive teaching methods, practical activities, videos and group discussion to engage learners.
  • This is an accredited course and participants receive a certificate for the Let’s Talk Together course accredited by an externally quality assured and Ofqual regulated national Awarding Organisation. The accreditation gained will be 3 credits at level 1.
  • There is also an option to complete the course without accreditation and participants will receive and attendance certificate.

 

Elklan – Let’s Talk with 10-14’s

Dates coming soon

 

Elklan – Let’s Talk with under 5’s

Dates coming soon

Parents & Carers

To book a place on any of these webinars please email [email protected]

The online platform for the courses and workshops will be zoom.

 

Autism in Primary Years

19th April,

12.30 – 2.30pm

This webinar will run over 1 session and is being delivered by Lynn McCann from Reachout ASC.

This course includes information on the following:

  • What is autism?
  • Communication
  • Sensory processing
  • Social interaction
  • Girls and autism
  • Thinking differences
  • Co-production
  • Strategies

 

Pathological Demand Avoidance for parents and carers

23rd & 30th April (both sessions must be attended)

10am – 12.30pm

This webinar will be delivered by the PDA society.

The course will cover:

  • Direct Demands
  • Indirect Demands
  • The Effects
  • How to Help
  • Personal Mindset
  • Helpful Approaches
  • Saying No / Stopping Behaviour
  • Supporting a PDA child through meltdowns
  • Rewards, Praise & Sanctions
  • Collaborative & Proactive Solutions
  • Siblings
  • Diagnosis
  • Education
  • Round up and Q&A

 

Pre-diagnosis and pathways support (Liverpool & Sefton)

10th & 17th May

6pm – 8pm

This webinar will be delivered by Tracy Bowyer, founder of The Isabella Trust

This course covers:

  • Current autism pathway for Liverpool and Sefton
  • Brief introduction to some characteristics of Autism
  • Brief introduction to sensory differences

 

Autism & Transition

17th May

12.30pm – 2.30pm

This webinar will run over 1 session and is being delivered by Lynn McCann from Reachout ASC.

 

Understanding Autism

14th, 21st & 28th June

6pm – 8pm

 This webinar will run over 3 sessions and is being delivered by Tracy Bowyer founder of The Isabella Trust.

This course aims are to:

  • Identify some of the characteristics of autism
  • To identify some of the challenges an autistic child may face
  • Identify ways you may be able to support autistic children.

 

Pathological Demand Avoidance for Educators

16th June

9.30am – 1.30pm

This webinar will be delivered via zoom by the PDA Society

This course covers:

  • the background to PDA
  • research, demands
  • strategies
  • legal obligations
  • PDA children as learners
  • rewards/sanctions
  • collaborative problem solving

 

Autism in Secondary Years

28th June

12.30pm – 2.30pm

This webinar will run over 1 session and is being delivered by Lynn McCann from Reachout ASC.

This course includes information on the following:

  • Autism
  • Girls & autism
  • Communication
  • Social interaction
  • Thinking differences
  • Sensory processing
  • Co-production
  • Strategies

 

Understanding Sensory Needs

5th, 12th & 19th July

6pm – 8pm

This webinar will run over 3 sessions and is being delivered by Tracy Bowyer founder of The Isabella Trust.

This course aims are to:

  • Provide a brief introduction to sensory processing
  • Explore sensory processing differences
  • Identify some strategies and ideas that may support the child or young person

 

Autism and Girls

12th July

12.30pm – 2.30pm

This webinar will run over 1 session and is being delivered by Lynn McCann from Reachout ASC.

This course includes information on the following:

  • Differences
  • Features of play
  • Copying and coping
  • Friendships
  • Anxiety and mental health
  • Supporting autistic girls
  • Strategies

 

Elklan – Let’s Talk with 5-11’s

13th September – 1st November

PLEASE NOTE THERE WILL BE NO SESSIONS ON 25th OCTOBER

Delivered over 7 weekly sessions via zoom this is a practical training course for parents, carers and practitioners working in primary schools wanting some key skills and knowledge of how to maximise children’s communication potential and help them to access the curriculum.

This course provides:

  • Opportunities to discuss ideas to help children learn to listen, understand and talk
  • Information about communication difficulties children can experience
  • Opportunities to meet other school practitioners, parents and carers
  • Information about normal speech and language development
  • An illustrated workbook full of practical tips and ideas which provides a rich source of individualised strategies and information to support a specific child
  • Designed to be delivered over seven weekly sessions, the course uses interactive teaching methods, practical activities, videos and group discussion to engage learners.
  • This is an accredited course and participants receive a certificate for the Let’s Talk Together course accredited by an externally quality assured and Ofqual regulated national Awarding Organisation. The accreditation gained will be 3 credits at level 1.
  • There is also an option to complete the course without accreditation and participants will receive and attendance certificate.

 

Elklan Lets Talk Together

29th November – 24th January

PLEASE NOTE THERE WILL BE NO SESSIONS ON 27TH DECEMBER AND 3RD JANUARY

6pm – 8pm

Delivered over 7 weekly sessions via zoom this is a practical training course for parents, carers (including child minders) and school based practitioners wanting some key skills and knowledge in developing the communication skills of children with social communication needs including autism.

This course provides:

  • Opportunities to discuss ideas to help children learn to listen, understand and talk.
  • Information about communication difficulties children can experience.
  • Information about typical speech and language development.
  • An illustrated workbook full of practical tips and ideas which provides a rich source of individualised strategies and information to support a specific child.
  • Designed to be delivered over seven weekly sessions, the course uses interactive teaching methods, practical activities, videos and group discussion to engage learners.
  • This is an accredited course and participants receive a certificate for the Let’s Talk Together course accredited by an externally quality assured and Ofqual regulated national Awarding Organisation. The accreditation gained will be 3 credits at level 1.
  • There is also an option to complete the course without accreditation and participants will receive and attendance certificate.

 

Elklan – Let’s Talk with 10-14’s

Dates coming soon

 

Elklan – Let’s Talk with under 5’s

Dates coming soon

 

Professionals

To book a place on any of these webinars please email [email protected]

The online platform for the courses and workshops will be zoom.

 

Autism in Primary Years

19th April,

12.30 – 2.30pm

This webinar will run over 1 session and is being delivered by Lynn McCann from Reachout ASC.

This course includes information on the following:

  • What is autism?
  • Communication
  • Sensory processing
  • Social interaction
  • Girls and autism
  • Thinking differences
  • Co-production
  • Strategies

 

Autism & Transition

17th May

12.30pm – 2.30pm

This webinar will run over 1 session and is being delivered by Lynn McCann from Reachout ASC.

 

Understanding Autism

14th, 21st & 28th June

6pm – 8pm

 This webinar will run over 3 sessions and is being delivered by Tracy Bowyer founder of The Isabella Trust.

This course aims are to:

  • Identify some of the characteristics of autism
  • To identify some of the challenges an autistic child may face
  • Identify ways you may be able to support autistic children.

 

Pathological Demand Avoidance for Educators

16th June

9.30am – 1.30pm

This webinar will be delivered via zoom by the PDA Society

This course covers:

  • the background to PDA
  • research, demands
  • strategies
  • legal obligations
  • PDA children as learners
  • rewards/sanctions
  • collaborative problem solving

 

Autism in Secondary Years

28th June

12.30pm – 2.30pm

This webinar will run over 1 session and is being delivered by Lynn McCann from Reachout ASC.

This course includes information on the following:

  • Autism
  • Girls & autism
  • Communication
  • Social interaction
  • Thinking differences
  • Sensory processing
  • Co-production
  • Strategies

 

Understanding Sensory Needs

5th, 12th & 19th July

6pm – 8pm

This webinar will run over 3 sessions and is being delivered by Tracy Bowyer founder of The Isabella Trust.

This course aims are to:

  • Provide a brief introduction to sensory processing
  • Explore sensory processing differences
  • Identify some strategies and ideas that may support the child or young person

 

Autism and Girls

12th July

12.30pm – 2.30pm

This webinar will run over 1 session and is being delivered by Lynn McCann from Reachout ASC.

This course includes information on the following:

  • Differences
  • Features of play
  • Copying and coping
  • Friendships
  • Anxiety and mental health
  • Supporting autistic girls
  • Strategies

 

Elklan – Let’s Talk with 5-11’s

13th September – 1st November

PLEASE NOTE THERE WILL BE NO SESSIONS ON 25th OCTOBER

Delivered over 7 weekly sessions via zoom this is a practical training course for parents, carers and practitioners working in primary schools wanting some key skills and knowledge of how to maximise children’s communication potential and help them to access the curriculum.

This course provides:

  • Opportunities to discuss ideas to help children learn to listen, understand and talk
  • Information about communication difficulties children can experience
  • Opportunities to meet other school practitioners, parents and carers
  • Information about normal speech and language development
  • An illustrated workbook full of practical tips and ideas which provides a rich source of individualised strategies and information to support a specific child
  • Designed to be delivered over seven weekly sessions, the course uses interactive teaching methods, practical activities, videos and group discussion to engage learners.
  • This is an accredited course and participants receive a certificate for the Let’s Talk Together course accredited by an externally quality assured and Ofqual regulated national Awarding Organisation. The accreditation gained will be 3 credits at level 1.
  • There is also an option to complete the course without accreditation and participants will receive and attendance certificate.

 

Elklan Lets Talk Together

29th November – 24th January

PLEASE NOTE THERE WILL BE NO SESSIONS ON 27TH DECEMBER AND 3RD JANUARY

6pm – 8pm

Delivered over 7 weekly sessions via zoom this is a practical training course for parents, carers (including child minders) and school based practitioners wanting some key skills and knowledge in developing the communication skills of children with social communication needs including autism.

This course provides:

  • Opportunities to discuss ideas to help children learn to listen, understand and talk.
  • Information about communication difficulties children can experience.
  • Information about typical speech and language development.
  • An illustrated workbook full of practical tips and ideas which provides a rich source of individualised strategies and information to support a specific child.
  • Designed to be delivered over seven weekly sessions, the course uses interactive teaching methods, practical activities, videos and group discussion to engage learners.
  • This is an accredited course and participants receive a certificate for the Let’s Talk Together course accredited by an externally quality assured and Ofqual regulated national Awarding Organisation. The accreditation gained will be 3 credits at level 1.
  • There is also an option to complete the course without accreditation and participants will receive and attendance certificate.

 

Elklan – Let’s Talk with 10-14’s

Dates coming soon

 

Elklan – Let’s Talk with under 5’s

Dates coming soon

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