Braincalm Training For SNAs, SETs & Parents KILDARE Mar6th/Mar 27th:2 parts

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St Farnan's Post Primary School



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NOTE: THIS IS A 2 PART COURSE: Part 2 in Kildare will be held Wednesday March 27th 4.30pm

BRAINCALM(TM) TRAINING : parents, SNAs & SEN teachers will learn Brenda Cassidy's groundbreaking 15 minute a day simple physical activity program that has shown to 'calm & focus' primary school age children.

** This is NOT a course for therapy staff.

Tutor: JENNIFER CURRIE, Special Ed. Post Primary Teacher, Certified Braincalm Tutor & Practitioner

** Jennifer has used the Braincalm Programme daily with her own pupils for over a year.

''Brenda, my son changed in only 6 weeks. He is so much calmer & is now able to REGULATE HIMSELF. Thank you so much for developing this brilliant program.''

Caroline O Reilly, Parent of a 10 year old boy, Cavan. (Caroline attended Braincalm Training in Feb. 2018)

(Results may vary- please see www.brendacassidy.com for more details)

Tickets for this workshop are very limited & tend to sell very quickly- please book ASAP to avoid dissappointment

*** Please note - the 'BRAINCALM PROGRAM (TM)' is NOT a replacement for OT therapy. ****

Brenda Cassidy (an OT but also a Mum of 2 'sensory children') has taught the 'BRAINCALM PROGRAM' to over 3000 people and it is changing homes & classrooms all over Ireland. In over 80% of children taken through it daily we have seen

*improved concentration/attention

*improved sitting/writing

*less fidgeting/moving/squirming/biting/chewing

*better behaviour control

*improved social skills

*improved mood/children reporting 'feeling happier' , better attendence to school

*less anxiety

Join us for this opportunity to attend LIVE TRAINING WORKSHOPs. After attending BOTH 2 hour workshops

you leave with

....... 24 week program (4 x school terms) of a tried & tested OT based therapy sensory calming program which is a 'one stop shop shop' to help your 1 in 6 children in schools today with a variety of issues

- ideas to use 'pieces' of Braincalm to use to 'refocus & settle' children for homework & resource sessions

- printed materials

- a chance to learn about dysregulated children in mainstream classes & preschools

- a chance to network with & learn from other parents & school staff

- access to a closed facebook practitioners group where you can get support and advice from Brenda Cassidy & other practitioners

*** You will receive a certificate of completion at the end of the 2nd class.

*** Please note the price of the ticket covers BOTH 2 hour workshops

PART 1:1st date, 2 hours

Theory, understanding which children are suitable for the Braincalm Program (the dysregulated child)

Video & live demonstartion of BLOCK 1: the first 6 weeks of the program,

How to get started at home in school/preschool & the 'GOLDEN RULES' to be successful with Braincalm

Equipment needed

Precautions that MUST be adhered to when running Braincalm(review of the disclaimer form)

PART 2: 2nd date, 2 hours

Review of how everyone is doing with using BLOCK1

Videos & live demonstartions of Blocks 2,3 & 4 (the remaining 18 weeks of Braincalm)

Networking, Q & A

Presentation of completion certificates

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