This is a cutting edge half day training course combining the latest neuro-scientific research into autism with experiential exercises that will help you to understand what it might be like to live with some of the characteristics of autism.
The training incorporates a wide range of strategies in distress management and de-escalation skills and; examines the role of non-verbal communication and physical presence. The training does teach a number of physical skills to ensure the safety of all those concerned at times of crisis but does not teach ‘restraint’ techniques.
This Level 2 qualification is an experiential course aimed to enable professionals to increase their knowledge, deepen their understanding and further develop their skills in working with children and young people in relation to their emotional health and well-being. The programme includes 16 guided learning hours, certification which is issued as an Ascentis award which carries the Ofqual Level 2 nationally recognised qualification status.
This is a one day course designed to introduce participants to the concept and practice of mindfulness. By the end of the day, participants will:
- Understand the evidence base
- Explore Mindfulness core skill
- Examine formal and informal practice
- Know how to cultivate mindfulness
- Experience a range of Mindfulness techniques
- Know how to introduce Mindfulness into your setting