How to Support Children with Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)

Education SEN Teachers and Parents

By understanding autism and the particular characteristics of PDA, you can be in a better position to support children in your setting. Find some strategies here.

May 13, 2022
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How to Promote Empowerment in Health and Social Care

Mental Health and Wellbeing Safeguarding Adults

Everyone has the right to have personal relationships when accessing care. Learn how to promote empowerment in health and social care here.

May 9, 2022
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Promoting Effective Communication with Parents in Education

Education Teachers and Parents

Communication helps us exist within and connect to the world around us. We offer guidance on how to communicate with parents effectively here.

May 6, 2022
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What are Inequalities in Health and Social Care?

Equality and Diversity Safeguarding Adults Safeguarding Children

Health inequalities can be complex and involve many different factors. Find out more on what health inequalities are here.

May 4, 2022
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How to Support SEMH in Schools

Education SEN Teachers and Parents

SEMH stands for social, emotional, and mental health. Learn about how you can support the SEMH needs of the children and young people you work with here.

Apr 27, 2022
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How to Support Children with Disabilities to be Active

Education Mental Health and Wellbeing Safeguarding Children SEN

Physical activity is important for all as it helps prevent and manage any major illnesses. Learn about activities for disabled children here.

Apr 6, 2022
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What is the Hospital Discharge Process?

Safeguarding Adults

Leaving hospital after a planned or unexpected stay can be daunting. We offer care guidance on the hospital discharge process here.

Mar 30, 2022
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What is Reablement?

Safeguarding Adults

Reablement is a person-centred approach that promotes and maximises independence and wellbeing. Find examples of when and how it is used here.

Mar 25, 2022
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How to Become a Sports Coach

Career Development Safeguarding Children

If you are thinking about becoming a sports coach, it’s important to understand what the role entails. Find advice on skills, qualities, and qualifications here.

Mar 21, 2022
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How Can We Work Together to Safeguard Adults?

Advanced Safeguarding Mental Health and Wellbeing Safeguarding Adults

Safeguarding involves protecting vulnerable individuals from harm. Learn how we can work together using safeguarding adults legislation guidance here.

Mar 16, 2022
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What are Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLDs)?

Education Safeguarding Children SEN

Around 150,000 children in England received SEN support for their specific learning difficulty in 2020/21. Learn more about SpLDs and how you can help here.

Mar 9, 2022
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How to Use Assessment for Learning in Schools

Education Teachers and Parents

When used effectively, assessment for learning, or AFL, can be a highly impactful teaching tool. Learn about the benefits, different types, and strategies here.

Feb 28, 2022
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How to Help Someone With Loneliness

Mental Health and Wellbeing Safeguarding Adults

Loneliness can have a significant impact on people of all ages, including their mental health. Find some tips for how to help someone with loneliness here.

Feb 23, 2022
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How to Promote Positive Mental Health for Healthcare Workers

Mental Health and Wellbeing Safeguarding Adults

Working in health and social care can mean facing a number of daily challenges. Find guidance on reducing stress in healthcare workers here.

Feb 18, 2022
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Special Educational Needs & Disability (SEND) Quiz

Education SEN Teachers and Parents

In order to support children with SEND, you need to feel confident in your knowledge of best practice in this area. Test your understanding here.

Feb 16, 2022
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What are Difficult Conversations in Health and Social Care?

Advanced Safeguarding Mental Health and Wellbeing Safeguarding Adults

Communication in health and social care is vital and an invaluable skill. Find guidance on dealing with communication scenarios here.

Feb 9, 2022
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How to Use the Engagement Model in Schools

Education SEN Teachers and Parents

It is now a statutory requirement for schools to use the engagement model. Learn more about its key principles and how it should be applied in schools here.

Feb 2, 2022
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How to Promote Oral Health Care in Care Homes

Health and Hygiene Safeguarding Adults

Oral health care is especially important to those working in care. Find guidance and access our free oral health care plan template here.

Jan 24, 2022
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ADHD Myths and Facts

Education SEN Teachers and Parents

A lack of understanding about ADHD can perpetuate many untruths. We outline some of the most common ADHD myths and confront them with facts here.

Jan 14, 2022
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How to Prevent Falls in the Elderly

Safeguarding Adults

Falls can affect us all, but the elderly population is at increased risk of complications. Find guidance on how to prevent falls in the elderly here.

Jan 12, 2022
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