The Hub: Theatre 2
Learn new strategies and approaches for the home and classroom in The Hub: Theatre 2.
This year’s programme includes presentations on subjects such as Trauma, Autism and Resilience – Strategies to Overcome the Effect of Anxiety on the Brain; Preparing Young People with Autistic Spectrum Conditions for Work; Challenging Behaviours, Sensory Processing and Sleep Disorders; How to Find the Right School…Then Secure a Place; Navigating the SEN Maze; and Onset Mental Health Challenges in Adolescence.
The Hub: Theatre 2 has a seating capacity of 80 and sound is relayed to the audience through wireless headsets to reduce noise levels in the hall.
Places are offered on a first come, first served basis, so please arrive as early as possible before the session you wish to attend to save disappointment. BSL interpreters will be working in this theatre on Saturday.
Friday 15th June 2018
An App for Creating Your Own or Personalising Ready-Made Social Stories, Patient Journeys, Visual Timetables or Independent Living Sequences
Jane Stroud, CEO of Acognia Ltd
New Approaches and Innovations – Working with Children and Adults
Dr Charles Parkes, Consultant Clinical Lead in Autism and Disability Services, and Cath Murray- Howard, Director of Business Development and Strategy, at The Disabilities Trust
Trauma, Autism and Resilience - Strategies to Overcome the Effect of Anxiety on the Brain
Angela Stanton-Greenwood, TCI Consultant to Cornell University, New York, USA
Autism Specific Emotional Regulation Strategies – Joined Up Approaches
Dr Nicky Greaves, Clinical Psychologist at Hillingdon Manor School, Part of Options Autism
Practical Skills Therapeutic Education - 'Focus, Grasp and Step'
Oliver Cheney, Principal of Glasshouse and Argent Colleges, Part of Ruskin Mill Trust
Medication, Education, Litigation...and Holidays!
Richard Crean, Partner at The Thomas Centre
Where Social Emotional and Mental Health Meet Autism and ADHD
Andrew Whitehouse, SEN Consultant at People First Education, in Partnership with TTS
Relational Responding - Improving Outcomes via the Social Environment
Dr Victoria Vallentine, Consultant Clinical Psychologist and Head of Therapies, and Elise Stephen, Principal Clinical Psychologist, at Lakeside, Part of accomplish
Supporting Learners Struggling to Make Age Appropriate Progress Using Dynamo Maths. A Transformative Approach!
Karima Esmail, Curriculum Director and Independent Consultant at Jelly James Publishing
Preparing Young People with Autistic Spectrum Conditions for Work
Terry Kelly, Head of School at LVS Hassocks
Onset Mental Health Challenges in Adolescence/Early Adulthood: Causes, Preventative Strategies and Support
Dr Margaret Wilson, Autism Consultant at Consensus Support
Fundraising with Tree of Hope for Your Autistic Child’s Needs
Gill Gibb, Chief Executive Officer at Tree of Hope
Challenging Behaviours, Sensory Processing and Sleep Disorders; Mutual Improvement with Safespaces
Satveer Singh, Product Advisor at Safespaces
From Symbol Boards to iPads – Engagement, Literacy and Growth in Communication
Tina Voizey, Education Manager at Tobii Dynavox
Empowering Parents Through Early Intervention – A Different Model
Tracie Linehan, CEO, and, Bernadett Rankasz, Head of Outreach and Training, at BeyondAutism
My Life in My Hands - How People with Autism, their Parents and Carers are Using Multimedia and the RIX Wiki Software to Make their Voices Heard
Professor Andy Minnion, Director of the Rix Centre at the University of East London
Saturday 16th June 2018
Visual Supports - Sharing my Family's Journey
Clare Cusack, Director at Orkid Ideas
School Life Without Labels
Thomas Keaney, CEO and Schools’ Proprietor at TCES Group
Auditory Integration Training (AIT) is not for Autism - It's for SO much more!
Pauline Allen, Principal of The Sound and Learning Centre
Transition Into Adult Services – Sharing a Parent’s Perspective
Anna Selby-Wells, Marketing Manager at Home From Home Care
Navigating the SEN Maze – Entitlement, Provision and the Appeals Process
Hayley Mason, Specialist SEN Solicitor and Melinda Nettleton, Principal Solicitor, at SEN Legal
Breaking Through the Sensory Barrier
Steven Michaëlis, CEO of SAS Centre
Widgit Online - Making Resources for the Home
Sue White, Education Manager at Widgit Software
Picking Your Battles – Strategies for Helping Children with Autism in Everyday Routines
Lesley Burton, Parent and Founder of SenseToys
How to Find the Right School...Then Secure a Place
Bernadette John, SEN Director at The Good Schools Guide
Estate Planning for Parents of Children with Autism
Phil Ogden, Senior Consultant at Estate Planning Solutions
Steps to Encourage Inclusion and Avoid Exclusion
Andy Cutting, Specialist Exclusions and Alternative Provision Advice Coordinator at The National Autistic Society
Securing an EHC Plan that Works for Your Child
Eleanor Wright, SOS!SEN Coordinator and Solicitor
Thriving Not Just Surviving
Claire Farmer, Headteacher, and Daniel Reeves, SENDCo, at Northease Manor School