Intensive Interaction Institute

Intensive Interaction for People with Profound & Multiple Learning Disabilities

Meeting the fundamental communication needs of People with Profound & Multiple Learning Disabilities

Target Group

This course is for anyone who is involved in the care, support or education of children or adults with PMLD

• Support staff
• Physiotherapists
• Parents
• Speech and Language Therapists
• Teachers
• Teaching assistants
• Service managers
• Occupational therapists
• Learning disability nurses
• Family Carers
• Assistant psychologists
• Psychologists

Course Aims

This one-day course will enable you to develop practical techniques to communicate and connect with people with PMLD

Course Programme includes

• The Fundamentals of Communication - why is Intensive Interaction so important?
• Principles and techniques illustrated through video and discussion
• Use of touch and issues of developmental pertinence
• Video examples showing children and adults with PMLD develop awareness of others and themselves, initiate interactions, engage in turn-taking, develop use vocalisations and facial expressions (and much more!)
• Recognising outcomes and how to record keep
• How to start

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Download the May 2017 Course Form

If you would prefer to book a place via a printed form for the course at QE2 Jubilee School on May 5, 2017 you can download it here