Explore through Senses

What is Explore through Senses?


Explore through Senses is a programme for young children- pre-schoolers- who struggle with concentration, attention and social interaction. It is based on Attention Autism approach and Sensory Integration.

Why Explore through Senses?


  • Helps develop senses
  • Helps with sensory processing issues
  • Encourages to explore via different senses
  • Exposure to sensory stimulation 
  • Helps to understand the world around us
  • Reduces stress and improves mentla well-being
  • Gives parents/carers an opportunity to meet others with similar challenges
  • Gives parents/carers an opportunity to meet professionals and ask for advice
  • Helps parents/carers understand how to support their child at home
  • Safe, non-judgmental environment where children can be themselves


Who is it for?


  • Pre-schoolers who are diagnosed with autism ?ADHD or awaiting assessment
  • Young children who struggle with concentration and attention
  • Young children who struggle with communication
  • Families who feel unsupported and need advice
  • Children up to the age of 5 ( Reception)



Structure of the session:


  • Welcome 
  • Following government guidance on Covid 19- hand sanitizer, Covid -19 declaration
  • Exploring through senses- children have access to sensory resources while parents have an opportunity to speak to autism practitioner. During that period children may be observed to ensure the right strategies to support are put in place
  • Attention Autism- what's in my treasure chest?
  • Story Reading
  • A song


Every session will have the same structure to help children settle down and feel comfortable and avoid unnecessary stress 

Explore through Senses


VENUE:


Caterham  TBC

 

Dorking Family Centre every 2nd Monday of the  month, 10:30-12pm

               11, 25 January 2021

                8, 22 February 2021

                8, 22 March 2021

Please call 01306740095 to book a space.


COST: £8 per session 


Only 10 places available for each session!

What is included:


  • Attention Autism trained facilitator, Autism Practitioner and researcher , DBS checked, insured, a  SEN teacher 
  • Very small group 
  • Autism friendly environment
  • High quality sensory resources including light up table , stepping stones, jelly shapes, rainbow blocks and more
  • FREE advice and guidance
  • Professional guests
  • 1:1 support for the family


If you are not sure if Explore your Senses is for your child or your financial situation is a barrier, please contact me so we can discuss it and find the best solution.