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Attachment Based Mentoring

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Attachment based mentoring is a scheme used by Devon by BabcockLDP in order to support social emotional and mental health and attainment of children. It’s primary aims were: – Develop feelings of security, resilience and…

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Exclusion and resourcing

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“We can’t cope, they’ve gotta go…”“We’ve tried everything we can”“We’ve thrown everything at it”“This just isn’t the right place for them”. Is exclusion really the result of behaviour, or resourcing? Behaviour starts the engine of…

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Creating Belonging Everyday

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A critical factor in the behaviour of any class or individual is how attached they feel to the class/school/community. Even as adults we need to feel valued within our community or our job. When leaving…

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Free Online Short Course in ADHD and Autism from UoD

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The University of Derby is offering this excellent short course free online: https://www.derby.ac.uk/short-courses-cpd/online/free-courses/understanding-autism-aspergers-and-adhd/ Many hours of learning and interactive quizzes/videos are available to help support your understanding of autism and ADHD and how best to…

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The Thrive Approach

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The Thrive Approach is an intervention that has it’s basis in neuroscience, attachment and child development in order to help support the child’s overall social and emotional development. A number of stages are identified and…

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