Training & Events

Training Update & Virtual Training

Please note that due to current government guidelines surrounding COVID-19, our trainings and workshops are being held virtually. We are constantly reviewing the most up to date guidelines and will continue to ensure that our delegates receive the most effective training possible, in the safest way. 

We are currently busy developing a wide range of virtual trainings, so please do continue to visit our ‘Upcoming Events’ page for more information. Furthermore, if there is a particular Training you would be interested in us developing for you, your organisation and your team – please do contact us. We’d love to hear from you.

21/04/2021

Keeping Language in Mind – Virtual Training

Developmental Language Disorders (DLD) have been called “the most common disability you will never have heard of” (Prof Courtenay Norbury). DLD is 10 times more common than autism and affects around 2 pupils in every class of 30. However, it can be difficult to identify and often goes unrecognised…

05/05/2021

Understanding Working Memory and Executive Functioning and Guiding Intervention – A Virtual Workshop

Many children and young people find curriculum learning increasingly demanding; they can also struggle with daily tasks and activities leading to situations where they feel confused, upset, overwhelmed and unable to complete tasks. Executive Functioning and Working Memory are the tools we use to help us navigate our daily…

11/05/2021

Sensory Processing Difficulties – A Virtual Workshop

This training will be held by our resident Specialist Occupational Therapist, Trudy Richards, who has vast experience in working with children and young people with Sensory Processing (SP) difficulties. The workshop will provide an overview of SP and sensory integration theory, and how SP difficulties will manifest in a…

12/05/2021

Keeping Language in Mind – Understanding Children and Young People with SEMH Needs

3 day Masters level CPD course validated by Plymouth Marjon University. This new and innovative course will provide advanced level post-graduate training on the relationship between language development and social-emotional development. The focus will be on children and young people with Developmental Language Disorders (DLD) who have social, emotional…

18/05/2021

Assessing Safe Parenting – A Virtual Training

*New date scheduled due to very high demand for our Assessing Safe Parenting Training in January. This training will explore the factors that impact on parenting capacity and will present a model of how to assess if a parent is a safe carer, and if they are not what…

24/05/2021

DDP South West Special Interest Group

This is a free DDP Special Interest Group for the Cornwall and South West area. We would like to offer this opportunity to professionals from different backgrounds who use principles of DDP (who have completed DDP training at Level One standard and above) to come together and share their…

02/06/2021

Power Threat Meaning Framework – A Virtual Workshop

This two-hour workshop will focus on The Power Threat Meaning Framework, which from a Division of Clinical Psychology funded project aimed at developing a conceptual approach that moves away from the diagnostic model that situates the ‘illness’ entirely within the person (body and brain) and ignores social and cultural…

07/06/2021

Dyadic Developmental Practice Training – Level 1

This is an introductory 4-day course on Dyadic Developmental Practice (DDP), an intervention model developed by Dan Hughes, Clinical Psychologist. This approach assists therapists and other professionals to understand and effectively support children, young people and their families. In this model, theory and research in the areas of developmental…

08/06/2021

Giving Expert Opinion and Testimony – Virtual Training

This training will be delivered by Dr Sue Candy, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, who has been giving expert testimony since 1993 and has accumulated extensive experience, including  high profile and complex cases. This training seeks to explain and demystify the Court Arena for Psychologists practicing in a range of fields…

10/06/2021

Precision Teaching Essentials – Virtual Workshop

Precision Teaching is a widely recommended, evidence-based intervention which supports children and young people in acquiring new skills and knowledge. The Essentials course is a two and a half hour workshop (being held virtually via Zoom), with a short break. The Essentials course is ideal for those who wish…

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