Are you interested in a inset day that is informative, fun and memorable enough staff are talking about it months afterwards? This page is for Special Schools - Pupil Referral Units and Mainstream Education inset days can be found here
“Disruptive pupil behaviour is a frustration for many teachers. In fact, 70% of teachers told us they had considered quitting the profession over poor behaviour”
— TEACHER SUPPORT NETWORK AND FAMILY LIVES BEHAVIOUR SURVEY 2010
Interacting with individuals who display distress through problem behaviour has an emotional toll on educators and carers. Embedding a comprehensive system to assist staff with this is a core feature of the inset day. All staff will learn how to implement this system by themselves and for themselves. This adds a structure for staff they can utilise before relying on their senior hierarchy. All of D.ESCAL8TM training and consultancy is founded upon Positive Behaviour Support (PBS). PBS is backed by a solid evidence base; organisations such as Skills for Care, NICE and the British Institute of Learning Disabilities (BILD) have PBS at the core of their literature and practice.
If you have specific areas that need to be covered the workshop is developed to be adaptable and bespoke to your needs. Please, discuss with us any elements you would like added to the day. Areas covered can include:
Are you interested in a inset day that is informative, fun and memorable enough staff are talking about it months afterwards? Then look no further! This page is for Pupil Referral Units and Mainstream Education - Special Schools inset days can be found here
Build emotional resilience within your staff. The Positive Psychology movement has grown to focus on what is going well for individuals rather than the standard psychology focus of what is wrong with the individual. This leads to us needing to focus on the concept of well-being.
'Supporting Individuals in Distress' Intro and Breakaway 2 Day
A two day interactive course that covers the introductory aspects of our foundation course "Supporting Individuals in Distress" (SID). Includes an introduction to physical skills commonly thought of as breakaway skills - we call these Disengagement Skills.
Trainers Project Supporting Individuals in Distress
Your successful Associate Trainer would adhere to the Restraint Reduction Network Standards and deliver D.ESCAL8™'s ‘Supporting Individuals in Distress’ course and associated annual update days to staff within your service.