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The Links between Communication and Behaviour - 20th March 2019

Course description

This half day course covers basic theory on speech, language and communication needs as well as discussion on hidden language impairments and the impact of language needs on behaviour. Some useful strategies, for supporting communication with children and young people who have behavioural needs, will be discussed.

Learning outcomes

To begin exploring the relationship between communication and behaviour

To add strategies to your ‘toolkit’ when working with children with identified behavioural difficulties.

Participants

Anyone who works directly with children, young people and their families. These courses are particularly suitable for teaching and support staff, school health advisors/nurses, family support workers, youth service providers, social workers, residential support workers, etc.

Cost

All courses are FREE of charge to schools and organisations within the Manchester City Council boundary, however a £25 non-attendance fee will be applied if you are unable to attend and less than 24 hours notice is provided (alternative staff may attend in your place).

For schools/organisations outside of Manchester, the following fees will apply:

£50 for full day courses, £30 for half day courses. 

Course booking information

Course bookings can be cancelled by email healthyschool.training@mft.nhs.uk up to 24 hours prior to the training date. If cancelled by phone, you must confirm with an email. Please note charges above for non-attendance fee. Courses will begin promptly and participants must attend the full course to receive a Certificate of Attendance.

If you have any questions about the course then please email healthyschool.training@mft.nhs.uk.

Course Day(s) / Time

20th March 2019 09:30 - 12:30

Venue

The Grange Community Resource Centre

Pilgrim Drive, Beswick, Manchester M11 3TQ