Sensory Processing Workshop: East Berkshire – Zoom
For parent/carers of children and young people with Sensory Processing difficulties, who are registered with a Berkshire East NHS GP surgery (Bracknell Forest, Slough, Windsor and Maidenhead). Your child does not need to have received a diagnosis for you to attend this workshop.
The workshop will cover:
- What is Sensory Processing?
- Unpicking the science behind Sensory Processing
- Sensory overload, sensory seeking behaviour – what does this mean?
- Strategies to support child/young person better and manage levels of sensory arousal
Date: Monday 8 March
Time: 7.00pm – 8.30pm
Cost: Free for families registered with a Berkshire East NHS GP surgery (Bracknell Forest, Slough, Windsor and Maidenhead). You can check your GP surgery here: https://www.eastberkshireccg.nhs.uk/local-services/gp-practices/
‘GEMS’ staff will take your details and make the booking for you.
This workshop was funded by East Berkshire NHS and commissioned by GEMS. It will be lead by Occupational Therapists Sharon Wignall and Amy Plumer.
You will need a Zoom account to access this event. You can sign up here: https://zoom.us/freesignup/
Zoom will ask you to register/sign in so please allow time for this before the event starts. The event link, ID and password will be in your Eventbrite registration confirmation email – click the red event button. Please check your junk folder! A reminder will be sent on the morning of the event.
We will be using the Chat function to allow you to ask questions during the session. The events are best viewed on a PC or laptop. Please have the latest version of Zoom installed. You can download the software here: https://zoom.us/download#client_4meeting
Many of our events have waiting lists. If you are no longer able to attend please let us know so we can offer your place to someone else.