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Please note that due to the current situation, many training courses and meetings are being held online, often using Microsoft Teams.  Please check the specific details below.


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FULLY BOOKED - Nurture Assistant Training (6 Sessions)

16/11/2021 09:30 - 15:30

This is a six-day training course run by the Educational Psychology Service. Each session will include some psycho education on a topic followed by some ideas on how to support children with a particular presentation.

This will include practice and practical suggestions as to how to set up groups and begin work as a Nurture Assistant in different settings.


Session 1 on 16th November, 9:30am to 3:30pm

Emotional literacy, self-concept and self esteem 


Session 2 on 30th November, 9:30am to 3:30pm 

Five stage model of counselling and Solution focused conversations


Session 3 on 7th December, 9:30am to 3:30pm               

Understanding Anxiety and its impact on children 


Session 4 on 11th January, 9:30am to 3:30pm               

Developing social skills


Session 5 on 25th January, 9:30am to 3:30pm                 

Understanding Autism


Session 6 on 8th February, 9:30am to 3:30pm               

Supporting children through separation, divorce or bereavement

Understanding eating disorders

Gender identity  

Education Psychology Service
Wokingham Council Offices, Shute End

Please note tea and coffee will be provided but delegates will need to bring their own lunch.    

This course is now fully booked. To place your name on a waiting list, please email your details to schoolstraining@wokingham.gov.uk. You will be contacted if a place becomes available.   


£90 per delegate