Diary

VIRTUAL CPD & TRAINING

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism
Develop your knowledge and understanding of autism and discover the principles of how to support individuals with autism. Available at no cost to you.

Impact of remote learning
Listen along to our panel of industry-leading SEN experts who examine the impact remote learning has been having on students with additional learning needs, and hear what they think the future looks like for supporting these students in a blended learning environment.

Understanding autism
Recognise the strengths and challenges experienced by many autistic people and how to create enabling environments

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Children & Young People’s Mental Health
Gain an insight into 5 to 16 year olds’ mental health and the risk factors that may affect their mental well-being. Available at no cost to you.

Autism and communication
Identify communication differences for autistic people and what factors impact upon successful communication to improve your support

Special Yoga for Children and Young People with Hearing and/or Visual Impairment
Learn how to use Special Yoga therapeutically with children and young people who have hearing and/or visual impairment. Adapting movement, using breath and understanding the child’s sensory perception.

Autism and sensory experience
This introductory module explores how people respond to information from the senses and how this can be experienced differently by autistic people. 

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties
Develop a knowledge of several different Specific Learning Difficulties, how they are diagnosed and how individuals can be supported. Available at no cost to you

Autism, stress and anxiety
Explore the factors that impact on stress and anxiety, in order to provide effective support to reduce the impact of stress and anxiety on autistic people. 

Women and girls
This module aims to support diagnosticians to better understand autistic female characteristics and therefore enhance confidence to diagnose successfully.

Level 2 Certificate in Behaviour that Challenges in Children
Gain an understanding of behaviour that challenges in children, including how such behaviour can be assessed and the avoidance techniques to help minimise effects. Available at no cost to you.

Autism: supporting families
Discover the experiences of families, consider common difficulties and acquire effective approaches for support.

Autism, sport and physical activity
A comprehensive introduction to the autism spectrum focusing on the delivery of sport.

Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities
Improve your understanding of issues related to different types of learning disabilities and how these affect individuals in their daily lives. Available at no cost to you.

Safeguarding children on the autism spectrum
Understand how autism is defined, identify safeguarding issues on autistic children and improve your communication and support.

New Skills Academy
New Skills Academy pride themselves on providing the best online education courses to further your career. Their experienced tutors have meticulously created some incredibly well received diplomas. Their diverse portfolio includes courses in the following areas: Autism Awareness Diploma; ADHD Diploma; Asperger Syndrome Awareness Diploma. Use Code SEN80 for up to an 80% discount on all courses this month.

Autumn 2020 start
Diploma in Trauma and Mental Health Informed Schools and Communities
Practitioner Status
12 weekend days
The Institute for Arts in Therapy and Education – T: 020 7704 2534
info@artspsychotherapy.org

Autumn 2020 start
Certificate/Diploma in Counselling skills with children using the Arts
Part time training
The Institute for Arts in Therapy and Education – T: 020 7704 2534
info@artspsychotherapy.org

19 September 2020 (Sat) 10.00 – 16.30 (UK time zone) | Cost £125
Livestream Event (Conference)
The Neuroscience of emotions and relationships
What you need to know to support children, teenagers and adults with Expert Neuroscientists Professor Eamon McCrory, Professor Kerstin Uvnäs Moberg, Professor Mark Solms
The Centre for Child Mental Health – T: 020 7354 2913
info@childmentalhealthcentre.org

30 September 2020
Special Yoga For Special Children Foundation
Special Yoga flagship online training empowering you with confidence and accessible tools to support children with special needs to thrive physically, physiologically, emotionally, mentally and energetically.

3 October 2020 (Sat) 10.00-16.30 (UK time zone) | Cost £125
Livestream Event (Conference)
Working with bodies to heal minds
The Centre for Child Mental Health – T: 020 7354 2913
info@childmentalhealthcentre.org

8 October 2020
Special Yoga & Mindfulness for Autism & ADHD
Equip yourself with a comprehensive toolkit allowing you to inspire children with Autism & ADHD, help them to develop a mindful and self-regulating approach towards their wellbeing and support their learning.

15 October 2020
Special Yoga For Cerebral Palsy & PMLD

Discover adaptive and accessible yoga practices for challenging physical limitations. Learn techniques to help relieve tension, pain and reduce spasms, giving a greater sense of comfort for the children.

31 October 2020 12.00-17.00 | Cost £125
Livestream Event (conference)
Dr Dan Hughes and Dr Jonathan Baylin present
Brain-based Attachment Interventions to transform troubled lives
The Centre for Child Mental Health – T: 020 7354 2913
info@childmentalhealthcentre.org

2021 VIRTUAL

3 January 2021
Special Yoga for Children and Young People with Hearing and/or Visual Impairment 
Learn how to use Special Yoga therapeutically with children and young people who have hearing and/or visual impairment. Adapting movement, using breath and understanding the child’s sensory perception. 

17 February 2021
Yoga for Dyslexia and Dyspraxia

Learn how to guide children with dyslexia and dyspraxia to thrive, find their potential, build resilience and equip them with tools they need for positive self-development.

LIVE CPDs, EVENTS & EXHIBITIONS

9 and 10 November 2020
NEC Birmingham
Naidex
Naidex is back for its 46th year! This is Europe’s most established event for everyone involved in the support and care of those with special educational needs. Join the Naidex community on the 9th & 10th November at NEC, Birmingham by securing your free ticket here.

12 November 2020
Event City, Manchester
Kidz to Adult North
Boost your CPD by attending one or more FREE CPD accredited seminars taking place at our exhibition. The seminars cover a wide range of topics including: toileting, autism, employment, seating and much more! All suited for families/carers of children with disabilities and special needs, and the professionals who support them.

20 and 21 November 2020
Event City, Manchester
The Autism Show
In association with the National Autistic Society, The Autism Show is the national event for autism. It attracts over 10,000 parents, family carers, and professionals looking for trusted information, practical advice, and specialist products and services. Choose from over 100 hours of talks, clinics and workshops. All content is CPD certified. Book your tickets now and save 20%.

4 and 5 December 2020
ExCel London
The Autism Show
In association with the National Autistic Society, The Autism Show is the national event for autism. It attracts over 10,000 parents, family carers, and professionals looking for trusted information, practical advice, and specialist products and services. Choose from over 100 hours of talks, clinics and workshops. All content is CPD certified. Book your tickets now and save 20%. 

11 and 12 December 2020
NEC Birmingham
The Autism Show
In association with the National Autistic Society, The Autism Show is the national event for autism. It attracts over 10,000 parents, family carers, and professionals looking for trusted information, practical advice, and specialist products and services. Choose from over 100 hours of talks, clinics and workshops. All content is CPD certified. Book your tickets now and save 20%.

2021

LIVE EVENT
8 and 9 January 2021
Business Design Centre, Islington, London
TES SEN Show
Bring learning alive for pupils with SEN at the Tes SEN Show. Register your free place for opening keynote panel debates, specialist exhibitors, inspiring workshops and more.
Plus, book CPD seminars for just £16+VAT with the early bird discount (full price £19+VAT).