LINGUIST List 28.1068
Thu Mar 02 2017
Summer Schools: Working with Selective Mutism - Intermediate Course/UK
Editor for this issue: Yue Chen <yuelinguistlist.org>
Caterina Paolazzi <sslycpd
Working with Selective Mutism - Intermediate Course/UK E-mail this message to a friend
Host Institution: University College London
Coordinating Institution: University College London
Dates: 03-May-2017 - 03-May-2017
Location: London, United Kingdom
Focus: This intermediate course focuses on small-steps intervention programmes to enable individuals who have SM to talk first on a one to one basis and then generalise to others across a range of settings.
Minimum Education Level: No Minimum
Building on the Foundation Course (link http://www.ucl.ac.uk/pals/study/cpd/cpd-courses/prog_info/Selective_Mutism_Module_1
), the morning focuses on small-steps intervention programmes to enable individuals who have SM to talk first on a one to one basis and then generalise to others across a range of settings. General principles to maximise progress are discussed, together with a guide to troubleshooting and dealing with regression. There will be opportunities for questions and discussion; and video
The optional afternoon covers additional considerations for older children and young people, including secondary school transfer and individuals who may be disengaged and hard to reach.
Any professional, support worker or family member who has completed Module 1 training. Case-workers and therapists working with adults are also welcome.
Maggie Johnson, Principal Speech and Language Therapist, Kent Community Health NHS Trust and Alison Wintgens, retired Consultant Speech and Language Therapist in CAMHS.
Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science
Tuition: 150 GBP
Registration: 02-Mar-2017 to 28-Apr-2017
Contact Person: Caterina Paolazzi
Apply by Email: sslycpd
Simply fill in the application form (link http://www.ucl.ac.uk/pals/study/cpd/cpd-courses/prog_info/Selective_Mutism_Module_2_3). No specific documentation required.
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