Fine Young Minds offers a range of support, education and assistance for teachers, school support staff and students. We can advocate for individual students as well as providing targeted interventions for classrooms and whole school environments. Some of the services we offer include:
Development of specific targeted interventions for classroom and playground. This might include classroom modifications for a child with ADHD or Asperger's Syndrome; practical strategies for helping a disengaged student; improving group work skills in students
Teacher support and psycho-education relating to particular diagnoses such as ADHD and ADD, Aspergers Syndrome, Autism, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and Oppositional Defiant Disorder.
Whole school and in class strategies for dealing with bullying
Collaboration with teachers and the student to solve ongoing behavioural issues in the classroom
Teacher training / workshops on specific topics. Popular topics can include 'Engaging hyperactive children', 'Working effectively with differently abled students', 'Teaching Child Protection', and 'Introducing Mindfulness to your Classroom'
Progress reports on counselling sessions direct to classroom teachers (where appropriate)