The Importance of Regulating Proprioception. By Jessica Dark – Creator of the Facebook Group “Supporting and Celebrating Neurodiversity” and www.hyggeme.uk

“Proprioception”.  It’s a bit of an odd word and also tricky to pronounce. But its significance is indisputable, particularly for some neurodiverse people. Proprioception is essentially the sense of one’s own body – in terms of body movement and balance, as well as how different parts of the body relate to each other. Proprioception refers to the part of our …

‘Never Give Up’ by Sunil Chothi

It is a great privilege to be the first contributor towards this new blog column! SEN Talk is an amazing organisation that does a tremendous job of supporting local families who have children with additional needs. I came across a random Facebook quote recently that struck a cord with me, it went as follows: “No parent should be intimidated, retaliated …

Sen Talk Training Dates Sept and Oct 2019

Brick Therapy: Improving Social, emotional communication with children with SEND Training Day- CPD Standards Accredited  27th September – registration 10 am Kambala Community Hall, 126 Fawcett close SW11 2LU Lego®- based therapy is a very popular and successful evidence-based therapy which encourages the development of social competence through collaborative play. Sen Talk has developed its own interpretation of LEGO®-based therapy …

BRAND NEW ‘Check in’ wristbrands for SALE

Being able to verbalise your emotions and needs can be extremely difficult for any child or young person let alone somebody with social communication differences. We’ve developed a low key wristband system that allows a child or young person to discreetly signal their emotional level by turning the green side to ‘ok’ or switching to the red side ‘not ok’ …

Sen Talk to visit Bocketts Farm

 A day on the farm for Sen Talk families, travelling by minibus from the Katherine Low Settlement for additional ease. This trip is open for families with children with attention deficit disorders, on the autistic spectrum or those with other social communication needs. The farm is so much more than just a farm, with an extensive playground, indoor soft play, pig racing, go …

Brick Therapy: Improving Social, emotional communication with children with SEND Training

Brick Therapy (Lego®- based Therapy) Training Day Friday 21st June, Battersea One full day  CPD Accredited course Lego®- based therapy is a very popular and successful evidence-based therapy which encourages the development of social competence through collaborative play. Sen Talk has developed its own style of LEGO®-based therapy that involves the traditional model pioneered by Dr Daniel Legoff with principles from …

Brick Therapy: Improving Social, emotional communication with children with SEND Training Day

Brick Therapy (Lego®- based Therapy) Training Day Thursday 23rd May 10am -3pm Battersea, SW11 2LU  CPD Accredited course  Lego®- based therapy is a very popular and successful evidence-based therapy which encourages the development of social competence through collaborative play. Sen Talk has developed its own style of LEGO®-based therapy that involves the traditional model pioneered by Dr Daniel Legoff with principles …