Month: June 2017

ADHD Parenting Programme July 2017

Oxford ADHD Centre HeadingtonWe are delighted to announce that our next ADHD Parenting Programme takes place in July 2017, over three consecutive Mondays, commencing 3rd July 2017.

The ADHD Parenting Programme is led by Lyn Oualah, a qualified teacher with almost 30 years of classroom experience.  She is accredited in 6 Positive Parenting Programmes (PPP) and has been the lead facilitator for the Level 4 programme in her current role for the past 6 years.  As a Solution Focused “Champion” (2010), Lyn is keen to promote ways of finding and creating solutions that keep all parties engaged and commited to achieving the agreed targets on the intervention plan.

This course will consist of three x 2 hour weekly sessions and topics covered include:

  • Preconceived Ideas
  • A Clinical Perspective of ADHD
  • The 3 Core Symptoms according to the DSM V
  • Executive Functions & Associated Difficulties
  • Co‐morbidities
  • Developmental Course
  • Gender
  • Advantages of ADHD!
  • Managing Challenging Behviours
  • Basic Parenting Philosophy
  • Structure/Boundaries vs Nuture
  • Parenting Jobs
  • Managing undesirable behaviours (STOP x 3)
  • Encouraging desirable behaviours (START x 7)
  • Strengthening you relationship with child
  • Self‐care and Wellbeing
  • Building Resilience & achieving greater Wellbeing
  • Stress ‐ What is it and the body’s response?
  • Stress ‐ responses in children/the stress of parenting stressed children
  • Stress ‐ when “time‐out” is needed / using
  • Solution Focused responses
  • Stress ‐ tackling it in stages!
  • Perspective ‐ how it can define our outlook
  • Resilience ‐ definition, domains and building blocks of resilience
  • Resilience ‐ developing a practical toolkit
  • Mindfulness ‐ definition, relaxation imagery and “Sparkly Moments”!
  • For further information, please click on the link below:

ADHD 3 Week Parenting Programme July 2017

The cost of the five week programme is £240 per person (with discounts available for couples).

For all bookings and enquiries, please get in touch with Susan via email at Oxford ADHD Centre.

 

Autism (ASD) Parenting Programme July 2017

iStock_000053266710_FullWe are delighted to announce that our next Autism (ASD) Parenting Programme is taking place on 1st and 15th July 2017.

Our ASD workshops are led by Elizabeth Winks, who is a Clinical Nurse Specialist in autism
spectrum disorders, and also works for CAMHS, Aylesbury. Her role there includes running all
of the parent workshops and she consistently receives excellent feedback.

The programme includes the following topics:

  • Feelings regarding diagnosis
  • How do ASD children view the world?
  • Theory of mind
  • Planning
  • Speech development
  • Imagination
  • Sensory sensitivities
  • Time perception
  • Principles of behaviour management
  • Understanding behaviour and exploring strategies
  • Anxiety – what is anxiety?
  • CBT model, Stress model in ASD according to Lazarus.
  • Helpful techniques
  • Anger – linked to behaviour and what are the differences between people with and without ASD
  • Rage cycle explained

For further information, please click on the link below:

ASD Autism Parenting Programme July 2017

The cost of the two week parenting programme is £295 per person (with discount available for couples). For all bookings and enquiries, please get in touch with Susan via email at Oxford ADHD Centre.

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