This course will deliver:
- Greater knowledge of the causes and associated difficulties of ADHD
- Strategies to support pupils with ADHD in the classroom and across the school.
- Practical ideas for maximizing the potential of children with ADHD
- Knowledge of the strengths of pupils with ADHD and ideas for making the most of their skills.
This course will help you to understand ADHD better, it will look at the possible factors that could cause a child to have ADHD, the assessment that children can have if it is suspected they have ADHD and the support for them and their family after a diagnosis. We will also look at ADHD in adults and why it can be harder to diagnose.
For teachers, TAs, SENDCOs, family support workers, staff new to special schools, health and social care staff & parents or carers of young people with ADD or ADHD