Supporting children with Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs in the early years
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Live online training, #, #, #
Course Facilitators
Paula Hardy
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Target Audience
Other / Pre-school
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Course aim
To support early years practitioners in understanding some of the reasons for children having difficulties with their social, emotional and mental health development and what to do to help

Cost: Out of County £ 50; Schools £25 Settings £25 Childminders £10

Target Group: Early years practitioners who have already attended 'Understanding Behaviour in the Early Years'

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Pre-course Information

By the end of the training participants will be able to:

  • Consider what is typical or non-typical development for young children within the area of SEMH

  • Pass on information to their early years colleagues about the impact of early brain development and attachment experiences on children's wellbeing and their social/emotional development

  • Know that all behaviour is a form of communication and be able to use various approaches to help understand what specific behaviours might be communicating

  • Take some positive steps to deal with emotional consequences of 'difficult' behaviour and work creatively with parents and others to problem solve and plan ways of providing effective and meaningful support for children

  • Know how to write and implement a behaviour support plan and behaviour risk assessment

Start Date
Tuesday 6 July 2021
End Date
Tuesday 6 July 2021
Closing Date
Saturday 3 July 2021
09:30 - 12:30
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EY offer no longer valid cost
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