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Nurture Group Theory and Practice Course - November 2020

nurture irelandThis course is suitable for those who wish to set up and run a nurture group. It is also suitable for practitioners who want to adopt a more nurturing approach while working with children who are challenged in any of the following areas: social, emotional and/or behavioural difficulties, low self-confidence, low self-esteem, low resilience, self-regulation and/or self-expression difficulties.

 DATES: 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th November 2020 (4:30 to 7:30)  -  For bookings please click here

Brief overview of the course

  • The practicalities of setting up and running a nurture group – early years, primary and secondary
  • Up-to-date research in attachment theory and neuroscience
  • Child development and learning
  • Developing an in-depth understanding of the Boxall Profile and using it to refer children and young people, set targets and put in place practical strategies to support the child/young person to participate meaningfully at school
  • Developing the curriculum
  • Developing a whole-school nurturing approach
  • Monitoring and evaluation through a structured, evidence-based, planned approach

Participant resource pack will include:nurture uk

  • Course materials
  • A copy of the Boxall Profile/Boxall Profile for Young People Handbook
  • A copy of Beyond the Boxall Profile: Strategies and Resources/Beyond the Boxall Profile for Young People: Strategies and Resources

All participants will have the opportunity to submit an assignment for certification as a Certified Nurture Group Practitioner.

Cost: €200 per participant to cover the cost of the resource pack, and also correction of the optional assignment should you wish to submit it for certification.

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