Tacpac

Tacpac

160.00

A TACTILE APPROACH TO COMMUNICATION:
THE ESSENTIALS TRAINING COURSE

When: 12th March 2018

Where: BLENNZ Homai, 2 McVilly Road, Manurewa Auckland

Time: 9.00 - 3.30

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Target Audience:

Teachers, teacher aides, occupational therapists, early childhood teachers and assistants, speech and language therapists, learning disability nurses, parents, adult education teachers and assistants, care workers, play specialists, play therapists, workers with adults with learning difficulties.


Course content

  • Our sensory system and the role of touch
  • Understanding the importance of the basic beat
  • experiencing the touch and music in an activity, using objects
  • use of thematic material
  • how the limbic system affects our senses
  • The central role of music in Tacpac
  • Sensory communication
  • Sensory overload

Outcomes

  • Understand the theory behind Tacpac
  • Learn to internalise and effectively deliver the Tacpac activities
  • Experience ‘sensory overload’ for yourself
  • Heighten awareness of your own senses (we have more than 5)
  • Discover how to work effectively with touch
  • Build skills in multi-sensory interaction (touch–sight–movement–sound)
  • Synchronise your sense of touch with your sense of music
  • Meet other professionals in the field, parents, and carers
  • Receive a Tacpac CPD Certificate in Sensory Alignment.

Pre-requisites:
You need at least 1 Tacpac Set to put this training into practice at your setting or at home. If you do not have access to one you can buy a set online at: http://tacpac.co.uk/shop/

Before booking, please have the following information ready:

  • Purchase Order Number (if required)
  • Name / email address of person to invoice
  • Names / emails addresses of delegates
  • Special dietary requirements (if applicable)
Quantity:
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Venue Location:

BLENNZ Homai
2 McVilly Road, Manurewa, Auckland
12 March 2018