support packages  10 + days

Book 10 days or more to be use within one academic term, or across the school year, and choose from a selection of services on offer to suit your school's needs. This package includes a free planning and evaluation meeting with senior staff. 
£525 per day

courses for staff

Aimee is a licensed ELKLAN trainer. She delivers a range of accredited courses on supporting children with speech, language and communication needs. View the ELKLAN website for further information on the courses available. 5 week, 10 week and 3 day courses available. 
Aimee is a registered Emotional Literacy Support Assistant (ELSA) trainer. ELSA is an educational psychologist led initiative aimed at supporting staff to meet children's emotional needs in school. This is achieved by training teaching assistants to develop and deliver individualised support programmes to meet the emotional needs of children and teenagers in their care. This is five day course followed by regular EP supervision. View the ELSA website for more information.

interventions for pupils

The following group interventions are available to purchase as part of the 10+ days support package: 

Building resilience

A 10 week course (1 hour per week plus home activities) on using strategies from cognitive behavioural therapy to build resilience and reduce anxiety, for pupils aged 11 to 16 years. 

.breathe 

A four week introductory course on mindfulness for pupils aged 9 to 14 years. This is a well-established programme designed by the Mindfulness in Schools project. 

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staff training

We offer training on a range of subjects including, but not limited to, the following examples: 
  • Working memory 
  • Precision Teaching 
  • Solution focused approaches 
  • Meta-cognition and self-regulation 
  • Autism
  • One Planning/Person Centred Planning  
  • Using strategies from CBT to build resilience
  • Circle of Adults 
  • Solution Circles  
Sessions are designed to fit into a 1/2 day or two (90 minute) twilight sessions.

systemic work and staff support 

We can work with senior leaders to help build your school's capacity to meet the diverse needs of pupils in your school. Examples of work include: 
  • Policy review and development 
  • SEN audits and data analysis 
  • Provision Mapping 
  • SENCo support sessions
  • Development of enhanced provisions 
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assessments for pupils 

Our EP assessments look holistically at the child and consider the range of factors that can affect children's learning in school including: 
  • Literacy and dyslexia 
  • Numeracy and dyscalculia
  • Learning 
  • Memory and processing speed
  • Attention and self-regulation
  • Language and communication 
  • Social interaction 
  • Anxiety, low mood and self-esteem
  • Motivation and engagement 
You can allocate time for individual assessments within the 10+ support package or purchase individual assessments on an ad hoc basis throughout the year.
Please read the individual assessments page or more information.

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swithenbankpsychology@gmail.com  |  07710406204 | Colchester, Essex