WORKSHOPS FOR PARENTS AND TEACHERS

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SENSORY PROFILES
Understanding your child’s sensory world and knowing when and why to provide them with a healthy sensory diet! This course can also be adapted to mothers with small babies.

CHALLENGING CHILDREN
Is it sensory or emotional? How to identify where difficult behaviour comes from and how to deal with challenging situations that arise. This course can be tailor made for teachers or parents.

FINE MOTOR SKILLS
The development around fine motor skills from ages 2 – 8 is specific and requires gaining developmental building blocks in order to gain fine motor control. Age norms is presented and classroom assistance is given.

HANDWRITING SKILLS
The 5 levels of teaching letter formation through a sensory approach establishes basic letter formation. Classroom strategies are included and a manual is given on the levels needed to take students through. For spacial skills, writing speed and coping skills.

YOUR DYSPRAXIC CHILD
Understanding dyspraxia and being equipped to assist your child with planning difficulties.

VISUAL PERCEPTION
A great workshop for teachers in the pre-primary and foundational phase setting. Understanding the need for good perceptual skills and how fall outs will affect functional skills such as reading, writing, spelling and maths.

CHILD DEVELOPMENT
The key to a happy successful child. Gain insight on your child’s process of development and how foundational building blocks need to be in place in order for your child to grow into a happy independent individual.

MUSCLE TONE AND GROSS MOTOR CO ORDINATION
A great workshop for teachers and parents presented by the Physiotherapist.

STUDY SKILLS
Helps learners identify the strengths and weaknesses of their current study techniques and provide them with an array of study methods to suit their personal learning style.

INCLUDED IN ALL COURSES
Powerpoint presentation
Booklets for all attendees
90 minute presentation
Cost of R2500 per course

Jennifer and her team of therapists, run workshops in the schools and the practices, for parents and teachers. Should you wish to book one of the following workshops with her please contact her to make a booking. The fee per adult is R 300 for a 2-hour workshop, and a minimum of 8 adults is required.