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Parenting Special Children Pre- and Post-Assessment Workshops – ADHD

A series of three linked pre- and post-assessment workshops for parent/carers of children and young people who are waiting for an assessment for ADHD, or who have recently been diagnosed with ADHD.

These workshops are open to all parents/carers who live in Berkshire or whose child attends a Berkshire school, who:

  • Have a child who is on the waiting list to be assessed for ADHD or
  • Have a child who has just been diagnosed as having ADHD and
  • Have NOT previously attended a Time Out from ADHD course with Parenting Special Children (PSC)

Parents/carers must attend the Introduction to ADHD workshop first, and it is recommended that parents attend all workshops in the series.

Topics covered include:

Introduction to ADHD

  • What is ADHD?
  • Challenges & concerns
  • Strengths and opportunities
  • Signposting to support

Anxiety and ADHD

  • What is anxiety?
  • What is the relationship between ADHD and anxiety
  • Coping strategies for children/young people and parents/carers

Managing ADHD Behaviours

  • Attention Deficit Behaviours
  • Hyperactive Behaviours
  • Impulsive Behaviours
  • Behaviour Management Strategies

Dates :

Pre- and Post-Assessment Workshops – Introduction to ADHD (1st of 3)

  • 17 September - 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm, The Bradbury Community Centre, Wokingham Methodist Church (The Matthew Room), Rose Street, Wokingham, Berkshire RG40 1XS
  • 19 September - 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm, Bracknell Open Learning Centre, Rectory Lane, Bracknell, Berkshire RG12 7GR
  • 30 September - 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm, Arbour Park Stadium, Stoke Road, Slough, Berkshire SL2 5AY
  • 1 October - 7:00pm - 9:00pm, Thatcham and Central Family Hub, Park Lane, Thatcham, Berkshire RG18 3PG

Pre- and Post-Assessment Workshops – Anxiety and ADHD (2nd of 3)

  • 15 October - 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm, The Bradbury Community Centre, Wokingham Methodist Church (The Matthew Room), Rose Street, Wokingham, Berkshire RG40 1XS
  • 17 October - 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm, Bracknell Open Learning Centre, Rectory Lane, Bracknell, Berkshire RG12 7GR
  • 4 November - 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm, Arbour Park Stadium, Stoke Road, Slough, Berkshire SL2 5AY

Pre- and Post-Assessment Workshops - Managing ADHD Behaviours

  • 19 November - 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm, The Bradbury Community Centre, Wokingham Methodist Church (The Matthew Room), Rose Street, Wokingham, Berkshire RG40 1XS
  • 28 November - 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm, Bracknell Open Learning Centre, Rectory Lane, Bracknell, Berkshire RG12 7GR
  • 2 December -  6:45 pm - 8:45 pm, Arbour Park Stadium, Stoke Road, Slough, Berkshire SL2 5AY

Who to contact

Telephone
0118 9863532
Email
admin@parentingspecialchildren.co.uk

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Slough Family Information Service website and Slough Borough Council cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations