Time: 9.30am – 4.30pm
Venue: Belfast Activity Centre, Barnett’s Stable Yard, Barnett Demesne, Malone Rd, Belfast, BT9 5PB.
Trainer: Play Therapy NI
Fee : £150.00
Lego®-based therapy is a social development programme for young people with autism spectrum disorders or related social communication difficulties. Young people work together to build Lego® models and through this have the opportunity to develop social skills such as turn taking, collaboration and social communication. The training equips you to deliver Lego®-based therapy in your school, clinical or community setting.
What does the training cover?
• Theory and principles of Lego® Based Therapy
• Practical application of running Lego® Based therapy and clubs
• Monitoring progress in group
• Promoting social skills
• Using Lego® in play therapy and other therapeutic support with
Who is it suitable for?
Anyone who wishes to set up and run a Lego® Based therapy group and those who want to use Lego® more widely working therapeutically with children.
• Play therapists
• Teaching assistants
• Teachers / SENCOs
• Any professionals with an interest in ASD or other social communication difficulties
• Parents/ carers
Maximum number of places available: 24
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