Events

COURSES & WORKSHOPS

NAS Understanding Autism Course

November 18 – February 19
7th & 14th November
Venue: Hop Skip & Jump Liverpool, St. Martin S Vicarage, Peatwood Avenue, Kirkby,
10.30-1.30pm

This course is delivered over two x 3 hour sessions and provides parents and carers with an opportunity to discuss the road to diagnosis as well as providing an introduction to autism , communication and sensory needs.
The aims of the course are to gain a better understanding of how autism affects your child. To gain information to support you and your child and to share experiences, strategies and approaches.

 

NAS Sensory Needs Course

13th, 20th & 27th November
Venue: LivPac, DCLP, 5 Shelmore Drive, L8 4YL
12.30 – 2.30pm

This course is an introduction to sensory needs and is recommended to those who have no or a limited knowledge of sensory difficulties. The course will be delivered over three x 2-hour sessions.
This course aims to gives parents and carers an introduction to the sensory systems and sensory processing. It explores the potential differences in sensory processing that might be experienced by children.
The aims of the course are to provide parents and carers with a better understanding of sensory processing. To explore how sensory differences may affect your child and to share strategies and approaches to help your child’s sensory needs.

 

NAS Sensory Needs Course

21st & 28th November
Venue: Hop Skip & Jump Liverpool, St. Martin S Vicarage, Peatwood Avenue, Kirkby,
10.30-1.30pm

This course is an introduction to sensory needs and is recommended to those who have no or a limited knowledge of sensory difficulties. The course will be delivered over two x 3-hour sessions.
This course aims to gives parents and carers an introduction to the sensory systems and sensory processing. It explores the potential differences in sensory processing that might be experienced by children.
The aims of the course are to provide parents and carers with a better understanding of sensory processing. To explore how sensory differences may affect your child and to share strategies and approaches to help your child’s sensory needs.

 

Eating Difficulties

23rd November
Venue: LivPac, DCLP, 5 Shelmore Drive, L8 4YL
9.30am – 12.30pm

This course explores some of the reasons as to why children experience eating difficulties/”fussy eating” and how all those that care for and support the child can help to increase their confidence, motivation and ultimately the number of different foods that they eat.

 

Praxis

23rd November
Venue: LivPac, DCLP, 5 Shelmore Drive, L8 4YL
1pm- 2.45pm
This workshop takes a closer look at Praxis and what associated difficulties your young person may be experiencing within the home environment. Strategies and interventions will also be explored to ensure you feel more equipped to support and develop such difficulties.

 

NAS Understanding Autism Course

17th, 24th & 31st January 19
Venue: Granby Children’s Centre, Eversley Street, L8 2TU
10.30-12.30pm

This course is delivered over three x 2 hour sessions and provides parents and carers with an opportunity to discuss the road to diagnosis as well as providing an introduction to autism, communication and sensory needs.
The aims of the course are to gain a better understanding of how autism affects your child. To gain information to support you and your child and to share experiences, strategies and approaches.

 

Pathological Demand Avoidance

22nd & 29th January 19
Venue: Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Primary School, Kepler Street, Seaforth, L21 3TE
10am – 2pm

This course is delivered over two four hour sessions on 22nd and 29th January, 10am – 2pm.
The aim of the course is to provide attendees with an understanding of pathological demand disorder (PDA), some of the behaviours children with PDA may display and strategies that may support them.
Through interactive learning sessions attendees will get the opportunity to experience and reflect upon the everyday challenges that children and young people with PDA encounter. Further to this, practical support strategies will be explored.

 

Pathological Demand Avoidance

5th & 12th February 19
Venue: DCLP, 5 Shelmore Drive, Dingle, L8 4YL
10am – 2pm

This course is delivered over two four hour sessions on 5th and 12th February, 10am – 2pm.
The aim of the course is to provide attendees with an understanding of pathological demand disorder (PDA), some of the behaviours children with PDA may display and strategies that may support them.
Through interactive learning sessions attendees will get the opportunity to experience and reflect upon the everyday challenges that children and young people with PDA encounter. Further to this, practical support strategies will be explored.

 

MAKATON

7.2.19
Venue: Granby Children’s Centre, Eversley Street, L8 2TU
10.30-12pm

This is a 1.5 hour Makaton session.
This session gives a brief introduction to Makaton signs and symbols and you learn 30 signs/symbols and practise using them to underpin spoken language.
Participants receive a copy of the signs/symbols and a certificate from the Makaton.

 

NAS Sensory Needs

28th February, 7th & 14th March 19
Venue: Granby Children’s Centre, Eversley Street, L8 2TU
10.30-12.30pm

This course is an introduction to sensory needs and is recommended to those who have no or a limited knowledge of sensory difficulties. The course will be delivered over three x 2-hour sessions.
This course aims to gives parents and carers an introduction to the sensory systems and sensory processing. It explores the potential differences in sensory processing that might be experienced by children.
The aims of the course are to provide parents and carers with a better understanding of sensory processing. To explore how sensory differences may affect your child and to share strategies and approaches to help your child’s sensory needs.

Additional dates and courses coming soon.

For further information please contact us on
info@theisabellatrust.org

 

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