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Friendships, Relationships and Attachment

An Introduction To Attachment
Thursday 7th November 2019, 13:00-15:30

Who is it for:

SENCos, class teachers, teaching assistants,family support facilitators, subject teachers, behaviour and learning mentors, pastoral staff



Areas Covered:

  • What is attachment and attachmenttheory?
  • The psychological underpinning of attachment relationships.
  • The links between neuropsychology andattachment.
  • The impact of early life experiences on social,emotional and behavioural development of children and young people.
  • Some guiding principles from psychological theory tohelp inform practice.
  • Practical advice on classroom support strategiesand approaches.


Course Outcomes:

  • Participants will develop knowledge and understanding of psychological theory associated with attachment and attachment relationships.
  • Participants will develop awareness of the links between early life experiences, brain development and the development of children’s social,emotional and mental health.
  • Participants will develop awareness of psychological interventions which can help inform practice.

Dates: 7 November 2019.  For further information about this course, please email Sarah.Williams@leicester.gov.uk

Duration:  Half day, 13:00 – 15:30

Fee: £75 per delegate.

Location : City Hall / Collegiate House


Course details:

Reference: SPCLCOUR2471
Date: Thursday 7th November 2019
Time: 13:00-15:30
Cost: £75 per delegate (Leicester Maintained Schools)
£75 per delegate (All Other Schools - Non-Maintained)
Location: City Hall / Collegiate House

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