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WEBINAR - Visual and environmental supports for children with Special Educational Needs

WEBINAR - Visual and environmental supports for children with Special Educational Needs

Visual and environmental supports for children with Special Educational Needs

Dr. Claire Griffin, Educational Psychologist (MIC)


This presentation will seek to explore the use of visual and environmental supports with children with Special Educational Needs (SEN). A broad range of supports will be explored, with the aim of providing greater structure for children with SEN and aiding them to engage in more independent functioning. This presentation is aimed at teachers and Special Needs Assistants and will address visual and environmental supports for use in the classroom and at home by parents. 

Bio

Claire Griffin is an Educational Psychologist and lecturer in Educational and Developmental Psychology at Mary Immaculate College (MIC), Limerick. Claire originally worked within primary and special education settings and in residential care centres for persons with intellectual disabilities. Claire completed her PhD in 2018 through University College London. This research explored the preparedness and deployment of Special Needs Assistance when supporting the behavioural care needs and independence development of children in primary schools. Claire’s research interests include inclusive education, psychological and educational assessment, positive behaviour support and the voice of the child in education. 

Course Details

Course Start Date / Time 24-08-2020 11:00 am
Course End Date / Time 24-08-2020 12:30 pm
Capacity 150
Available place 47
Fee free
Number Hours 1.5 Hours
Speaker Dr. Claire Griffin, Educational Psychologist (MIC)
Location Online Course

County Wexford Education Centre

Location

Milehouse Road, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford

EIRCODE: Y21 T271

Transportation

Local Buses and ample carparking available

Contact

Tel: (053) 92 39100
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