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SSC: Getting Stuff Done – An Introduction to Executive Functions

31st January 2023
2:00pm - 5:00pm

This 2 part webinar will be of interest to Teachers of the Deaf, Speech & Language Therapists, Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator, and Class Teachers.

Join online training course and leave with an understanding of what executive functioning is and why we need to know more to support children with hearing loss. This course will be run over two days, with afternoon sessions to facilitate attendance. The course will include:

  • An overview of what executive functioning is and what cluster of skills it involves.
  • Why is important from developing speech and language skills to accessing the whole curriculum.
  • The Teenage brain and executive functions.
  • Strategies and practical materials to support children and teens when emotion regulation and impulse control are the big issues.
  • Putting knowledge into practice in therapy sessions: sharing ideas and resources.
  • Case Studies.

Please go to SSC website to view a short video short video introducing and outlining the executive function course.

Presenter: Diana Harbor*, HearTogether

Part 2: Thursday, 2nd February 2023: 1 – 4 pm

Accessibility: Interpreters will be provided – application for webinar place must be received by the closing date. Automatic zoom captioning will also be provided.

Closing date: 10th January 2023 – NB: applications after this date will be accepted by ePAY, cheque or Bank Transfer only.

Booking: If you wish to book a place on this course, please use the ePAY link (sustainable option).

Alternatively, if you need to be invoiced, please use this link below to enter your details and finance contacts – a copy of your Purchase Order is also required.