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Supporting children with Social, Emotional, and Mental Health needs in the early years
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Unipart Conference Centre, Unipart Group Ltd, Unipart House, Garsington Road, Oxford, OX4 2PG
Course Facilitators
Jessica Dawson
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Target Audience
Academy/Independent/Free school / Childminder / Children's Centre / Local Authority / Maintained School / NHS / Nursery / Nursery school / Other / Out of school (e.g. Breakfast/After school club, holiday playscheme) / 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 £ 100; Schools £65 Settings £65 Childminders £35

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

Please see the attached cancellation policy
Pre-course Information
Refreshments will be available throughout the day but please bring your own lunch. Alternatively, lunch can be purchased from the on-site cafe.

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 the 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 25 February 2020
End Date
Tuesday 25 February 2020
Closing Date
Saturday 22 February 2020
09:30 - 15:30
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Schools cost
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EY offer no longer valid cost
Early Years cross channel charging band cost
Maintained Schools, Academies and Free Schools cost
Independent and Out of County Schools cost
Schools cross channel charging band cost
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