The vPlus Festival is an online festival from Potential Plus UK, full of workshops, webinars and discussions for young people with enquiring minds, their families and schools.

 

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[vc_row css=".vc_custom_1481557972295{padding-top: 20px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Bringing up a child with dual or multiple exceptionality (DME) can be both exhilarating and exhausting in equal measure. Your role as a parent or carer is absolutely critical to the wellbeing and happiness of your whole family. Yet many parents and carers say that they struggle to be the best version of themselves they can be and that bringing up a child with DME can be challenging at best and sometimes a battleground between them, their child and even other family members. This webinar explores some of those issues which help and those that can hinder positive experiences with and for your child with DME, and offers some practical suggestions for how all family members can thrive...

[vc_row css=".vc_custom_1481557972295{padding-top: 20px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text] This session will look at emotional regulation in young people with high learning potential  Learn about emotional overexcitability, how supporting a child’s self-awareness and self-regulation need to come before working on other areas, what the zones of regulation are and how to deal with anger at home. There will be time to talk to other parents about how emotional regulation affects your child(ren) and to learn from others about what works for them. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Session Presenter [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css=".vc_custom_1481557797062{padding-bottom: 50px !important;}"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_single_image image="13069" img_size="full" add_caption="yes" alignment="center"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Andrea Anguera [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="24px"][vc_column_text]Andrea is Potential Plus UK’s Assessment Service Manager; she has been carrying out the High Learning Potential and Early Years Assessments since 2013 and now manages the assessment service. She also provides...