At MCH we aim to provide quality in all we do. It is for this purpose we have designed these parent coaching classes to help you better understand why some of the conditions listed and also what advice we can give to help with these.

A list of our coaching classes can be seen below, if you are interested in applying for any of these please call 0300 123 3444 to speak to our duty clinician

Please note all sessions will be held at Snapdragons.

Stammering

This session aims to provide you with an increased understanding of stammering and the factors that can impact your child’s talking.  During the session, you will be provided with a range of practical tips and will have the opportunity to create an individual plan to help you support your child with their talking and fluency at home. 

When is this course running?

7th January 9:00am-11:00am

4th February 11:30am - 1:30pm

11th March  2:00pm-4:00pm

Developing Language - Preschool

This session aims to help you understand why your child may have language difficulties and provide you with strategies and practical tips which you can try at home. 

When is this course running?

7th January 11:30am -1:30am

11th February 11:30am - 1:30pm

11th March 9:00am - 11:00am

Sleep

This session providing information on sensory needs and good sleep hygiene to assist settling to and staying asleep.

When is this course running?

7th January 2:00pm-4:00pm

25th February 2:00pm-4:00pm

18th March 9:00am-11:00am

29th April 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Fussy Eaters

This session aims to help you understand why your child may be finding eating and drinking difficult and provide you with strategies and practical tips which you can try at home.  

When is this course running?

21st January 9:00am-11:00am

18th February 11:30am-1:30pm

25th March 2:00pm-4:00pm

 

Play and PCI

This session aims to help you understand why your child may have language difficulties and provide you with strategies and practical tips which you implement into their play.

When is this course running?

21st January 11:30am-1:30pm

4th March 9:00am - 11:00am

 

Sensory ADL

This session aims to look at how sensory processing impacts on functional activities of daily living (e.g. dressing, washing and toileting) and will provide you with strategies to trial at home

When are these courses on?

21st January 2:00pm - 4:00pm

4th March 11:30am - 1:30pm

15th April 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Signing and Gesture

This session aims to help you understand why your child may be finding Language development difficulties. This session can be used for children with hearing impairment as well as children who have a language delay and need visual support for language learning. The session will provide you with strategies and practical tips which you can try at home

When are these courses on?

28th January 9:00am-11:00am

25th February 9:00am - 11:00am

15th April 11:30am 1:30pm

 

 

Speech Sounds - Preschool

This session aims to help you understand how speech sounds are made and provide you with strategies and practical tips which you can try at home.

When are these course on?

28th January 11:30am - 1:30pm

11th February 2:00pm - 4:00pm

25th March 9:00am - 11:00am

 

Attention and Listening – Preschool

This session aims to help you understand why your child may be find it difficult to attend and listen to you/activities and provide you with strategies and practical tips which you can try at home.

When are these course on?

28th January 2:00pm - 4:00pm

25th February 11:30am - 1:30pm

 

Fine and Gross Motor Skills

This session aims to provide you with strategies and activities that will help your child improve their fine and gross motor skills, core stability and balance.

When are these courses on?

4th February 2:00pm - 4:00pm

1st April 11:30am - 1:30pm

Low Level AAC

This session will give you different methods and ideas for supporting your child’s communication skills at home.

When are these courses running?

11th February 9:00am - 11:00am

29th April 11:30am - 1:30pm

Introduction to Challenging Behaviour (previously 'top 10 tips for behaviour')

This session will provide you with behavioural management strategies and activities to help your child access everyday living.

When is this course running?

18th February 9:00am - 11:00am

1st April 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Hypermobility

This session aims to help you understand what hypermobility is, and give you some ideas on how to manage this with activities you can try at home.

When is this course running?

18th February 2:00pm - 4:00pm

 

Developing Language - School

This session aims to help you understand why your child may have language difficulties and provide you with strategies and practical tips which you can try at home.

When is this course running?

11th March 11:30am - 1:30pm

 

 

Speech Sounds – School

This session aims to help you understand how speech sounds are made and provide you with strategies and practical tips which you can try at home.  

When is this course on?

18th March 11:30am - 1:30pm

Vocabulary & Word Finding - School

This session aims to provide you with strategies and activities to help your child communicate their thoughts.

When is this course running?

25th March 11:30am - 1:30pm

Narrative Skills - School

When is this course running?

29th April 9:00am - 11:00am

Social skills - School

This course aims to give advice on how to help your child/young person understand social situations and interact with others (for example, joining in conversations).

When is this course running?

8th April 11:30am - 1:30pm