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Emotional Literacy Support Assistants (ELSA)

Carlton Primary School, Grafton Road, Kentish Town
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Target Audience
Learning Mentors / Learning Support Assistants
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Camden Learning - Support Staff 
Who is this event for
ELSA is an evidence based intervention developed and supported by Educational Psychology services across the country. ELSA is an evidence based intervention developed by Educational Psychologists, designed to build the capacity of schools to support the emotional needs of their pupils from within their own resources. This programme is for support staff/mentors who wish to become trained as registered Emotional Learning Support Assistant (ELSAs).
What does this event cover
The course consist of 6 full day training sessions covering:

  • Training on the psychology underpinning emotional literacy, self-esteem, resilience, attachment, motivation, friendships, social skills, recognising and regulating emotions such as anger, loss, separation & bereavement
  • Knowledge of a variety of therapeutic resources and interventions
  • Skills in developing bespoke interventions for individuals and small groups
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Premium cost
Non-attendance fee
Standard cost
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Basic cost
Non-attendance fee
Start Date
Wednesday 22 January 2020
End Date
Thursday 26 March 2020
Closing Date
Wednesday 25 March 2020
09:30 - 15:30
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