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Upcoming training dates......

For our latest 2020 monthly training sessions have a look on our Facebook site. Training sessions take place on the last Thursday of each month, from our Child and Family Wellbeing Centre in East Belfast. 

Sensory Processing......


Ever wondered what it might be like to have Sensory Processing Disorder? Our training session delivered by Sensory Spectacle will immerse you in the world of SPD.

During this Feel It workshop you will learn:

why our senses are important to our development

what sensory integration is

what a sensory processing disorder is

how to identify characteristics of SPD

how it might feel with our immersive learning tools

how to support sensory development

We have 2 dates available, with very limited spaces:

Thursday 12th April 2018

Saturday 14th April 2018 (delegates attend only one day)

09.45-3.00 each day

£80 per person.

Venue: Child & Family Wellbeing Centre, 38 Montgomery Road, Belfast, BT6 9HL

Book ASAP to grab one of the few spaces available!

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The Understanding Series:

Understanding Children's behaviour and how to manage it (for parents and professionals), Thursday 27th September 2017, 7.30-9.30pm, £25

Understanding Children's Mental Health, Thursday 26th October 2017, 7.30-9.30pm, £25 pp

Understanding ADHD, Thursday 30th November 2017, 7.30-9.30pm

To book any of the above courses telephone Sue on 02890 797771. Payment is required to secure booking. Places limited.

Makaton Level 1 Training!

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Special Yoga & Mindfulness for Autism/ADHD. Suitable for parents and professionals. £196.86 per person including meals

This intensive two day course will give you the experience to use Yoga and Mindfulness therapeutically to benefit Autistic Spectrum Conditions (ASC) and ADD/ADHD.

It assists you to develop the confidence to effectively plan and sequence one-to-one and group Yoga and Mindfulness sessions that lead to increased wellbeing for this population. It will also allow you to bring the benefits of Yoga and Mindfulness into your own daily life.

The course is conceived and taught by Jo Manuel whose work and practice has reached and touched thousands of children with special needs. Having taught and practiced Therapeutic Yoga for children with special needs since 2001, Jo shares her vast experience with her students in a very accessible and practical way throughout the course.

Jo Manuel is the UK’s leading practitioner and Teacher Trainer in Therapeutic Yoga for children with special needs since 2001. She has worked extensively with children and adolescents on the autistic spectrum and with ADHD.

This course is the result of her continued commitment to share the long-term holistic benefits of Yoga and Mindfulness for children and young adults with autism and ADHD.


– Using Yoga and Mindfulness to bring the physical and emotional body into balance

– How Yoga and Mindfulness can be used to restore health and well-being

– The use of Yoga as a daily ‘sensory diet’

– Planning and sequencing for 1:1 and group Yoga classes

– Understanding how Yoga works for these populations by bringing together ancient wisdom with current neuroscientific findings

– Developing the tools to enable delivery of Yoga Therapy

– How to balance the child’s nervous system

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