This SENDcast Session will be pre-recorded and available to view from 29th February 2024
Developing emotional literacy and self-regulation skills
for children with SLCN
Children with Speech Language and Communications Needs (SLCN) are more likely to have difficulties with developing emotional literacy and self-regulation skills.
In this session, specialist SLCN Advisor, Sarah Billingham helps you learn how to plan meaningful opportunities for children to develop key skills which support their self-awareness, expression, ability to select appropriate support strategies, and perspective taking.
These approaches are based on Sarah’s expertise as a specialist speech and language teacher with a focus on emotional regulation, as well as 18 years’ experience supporting children with SEND.
Your £10 purchase gives unlimited access to Sarah’s training session for your whole school
– Understand the components of self-regulation –
– Consider the specific difficulties faced by children with SLCN in relation to regulation –
– Gain insight into approaches and intervention programmes which support children with SLCN in developing key emotional literacy and self-regulation skills –
– Learn 5 key steps to developing self-regulation skills –
Who is the session aimed at?
SENCOs, Class Teachers, Senior Leaders.
*One purchase gives access for your whole school*
All staff at your school can watch and rewatch the training session as often as you like.
About the Creator
Sarah Billingham / Specialist SLCN Advisor, Confident Kids
Sarah Billingham is a specialist speech and language teacher with a focus on emotional regulation. She has worked with children with SEND for over 18 years in mainstream and specialist settings. Her service, Confident Kids, equips parents, carers and practitioners with expert knowledge and the practical tools they need through training, coaching and group programmes.
Qualifying in 2004, Sarah initially worked in mainstream primary education and went on to lead a specialist speech and language resource base. She was Assistant Headteacher at Speech and Language UK’s Meath School for five years and went on to lead their independent multidisciplinary assessment service until December 2021. Sarah was a committee member of NAPLIC (National Association of Professionals Supporting Language and Communication Development) for five years. She is also a Regional Makaton Tutor.
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