The recent terrorist attacks in London and Manchester and the Grenfell Tower Fire have tragically meant that critical incidents are on the top of the agenda for many educational, health and care professionals. In the recent ‘Resilience and Recovery’ briefings the EP team at One Education have been doing on behalf of Manchester City Council, we have focused on resilience, coping strategies and psychological first aid.
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Dynamic assessment (DA) is interactive and concerns an exploration of a young person’s actual (independent) level of development (and problem solving) as well as their level of proximal (or potential) development (ie that which is possible, given support by an adult or more experienced person).
Pre-school Autism Communication Therapy or PACT, is a one year intervention designed to improve social communication skills in children with ASC. It was developed for children aged between two and seven years of age who are at either the pre-verbal stage, or early stages of language development.