The Anxious Learner

Cost: Free to members of BEST Trust otherwise £90

Target Group: SENCOs, SSAs, Teachers, Mental Health Leads  , EYFS, KS1, 2

Course Leaders: Hannah Alessandra & Karen Hogg

Course information:
·      Understand the nature of anxiety for pupils with SEND
·      Identify pupils with anxiety issues
·      Explore sensory diversions and de-escalation techniques
·      How to support an anxious pupil 
·      How to support emotional wellbeing

Hannah Alessandra is an experienced class teacher and manages the Millwood Project. She has attended courses on Anxious Learners and has huge experience of working with children who are hard to reach.

Karen Hogg is an HLTA at Millwood with 24 years’ experience. She has worked with children with sensory processing difficulties in a sensory specific class for the last 9 years. Over that time she gained a wealth of knowledge and experience from working alongside other SI therapists.

Reference SN17AU18
Date Tuesday 6th November 2018
Time 1.00pm to 3.00pm
Location Holcombe Brook Primary School