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Parenting Special Children SEND & Mental Health Conference - Thursday 26th March 2020

SEND & Mental Health Conference

Thursday 26th March 2020
9.30am - 3.30pm
The Pavilion, 143-145 Oxford Road, Reading RG1 7UY

Our 2020 Conference is aimed at providing Parents/Carers and Practitioners with a greater understanding of SEND and Mental Health.

Programme:
8.45am-9.30am: Registration.
9.30am: Introduction to the Conference: Ruth Pearse (PSC CEO).
9.35am: Keynote speaker: Pooky Knightsmith: Self care isn't selfish - You matter too.           
10.30am: Refreshment and Comfort Break. Opportunity to look at information stalls/buy books.
11.00am: Jo Billington: What is 'wellbeing' for children and young people with SEND? Child and young person's perspective.         
 
12pm: Networking lunch included for all delegates and opportunity to look at information stalls/buy books.

Afternoon: Choice of Parallel Workshops:
1pm
Workshop 1: Pooky Knightsmith: Looking beyond behaviour - exploring a wide range of challenging behaviours and how to understand and respond to them.
Workshop 2: Zobia Kalim (PSC): Supporting the mental health of children and young people with early life trauma.
2pm Refreshment and comfort break
2.30pm
Workshop 1: Pooky Knightsmith: Working with families - working in partnership to ensure the best outcome for children and young people.
Workshop 2: PSC Sleep Team: Anxiety and Sleep.
3.30pm: Close of Conference
 

For further information about our speakers, FAQs and to book please click here.


Prices:

Ticket Type

Early Bird (up to midnight 29th Feb 2020)

Full Price (from 1st March 2020)
 

Practitioner Statutory sector, schools etc
(includes lunch)

£75 (save £10)

 £85

Parent/Carer & Voluntary Sector Practitioner
(includes lunch)

£40 (save £10)

£50

Student
(includes lunch)

 £25 (save £10)

 £35

Who to contact

Telephone
0118 9863532
E-mail
admin@parentingspecialchildren.co.uk
Website
http://www.parentingspecialchildren.co.uk

Where to go

Name
The Pavilion
Address
143-145
Oxford Road,
Reading
Postcode
RG1 7UY

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Thursday 26th March 2020
Time of day
Morning
Afternoon
Session Information
9.30am-3.30pm

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.

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