“Do not use theories and strategies on me. Be with me. And when we struggle with each other, let that give rise to self reflection” (People First- San Luis Obispo)
In 2011, the Centre of Excellence for Behaviour Support expanded its Learning and Development Program to incorporate ‘Practice Leadership’. Practice Leadership includes all of the core functions of Learning and Development, but expands upon these to include elements of coaching, mentoring and ‘real life’ problem solving. All courses offered by the Centre include components of on the job follow up for participants, assisting with the application of new knowledge into the day to day support of people with intellectual disabilities who engage in challenging behaviour.
In addition to an expanded training calendar, the Centre will deliver three distinct activities that relate specifically to leading practice in 2013. These are:
Please see the Centre training calendar for details on these, and other professional development opportunities.