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Understanding Children with Special Needs

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Thursday, 30 March 2017 from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm (AEST)

Understanding Children with Special Needs

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General Admission   more info 27/03/2017 $89.00 $4.45
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This practical and interactive workshop focuses on supporting children with special needs, be it Autism Spectrum Disorders, developmental delays, intellectual and/or physical disabilities. Educators will be provided a range of hands-on, fun and engaging activities, as well as tools and strategies to support children to play and learn effectively, communicate their needs, and achieve their goals.

Topics covered:

  • Who are children with special needs
  • What is sensory processing
  • Communication needs
  • Understanding behaviour
  • Setting children up for success
  • Who, how, and why seek specialist support

Learning outcomes:

  • Ability to recognise the additional needs of a child with a disability
  • Skills and ability to create learning opportunities that encourage positive engagement and meaningful play
  • Knowledge on specialist assessment and intervention

Educator’s toolkit – the nuts and bolts:

  • We will arm you with a highly practical toolkit to ensure you can put everything you learn into practice. 

Who should attend:

  • This workshop is designed for educators from early education and care or school age care. 

Facilitator:

  • This workshop will be presented by Jasmine Wallace, a psychologist who has extensive experience in the areas of child development, developmental delays, and transdisciplinary intervention.

What educators are saying:

  • “This workshop helped me understand more not only about children with special needs but about all children’s needs.”
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Quest Apartments Chermside
9 Thomas Street, Chermside
Brisbane, None 4032
Australia

Thursday, 30 March 2017 from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm (AEST)


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