Category Archives: ABC News


AIM Training


On Wednesday 19th Sept Kirsty Angel and Georgiana Koyama attended the Accept Identify Move (AIM) Training with Dr Mark Dixon in London. We wanted to attend AIM training to increase our support to individuals that we work with, as well as our team. Mindfulness and Acceptance and commitment Therapy(ACT) underpins […]

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What is Precision Teaching and how ABC will be using it?


What is Precision Teaching and how ABC will be using it? After attending an inspirational workshop about Precision Teaching, given by Tracey Mapp and Thanos Vostanis from the Tizard Center at Kent University , we are very excited to begin using the principles of Precision Teaching and the Standard Celeration […]

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Social Skills Group Academy Union Club Week 2


What’s going on at The Academy Union Club We were really pleased to welcome our members back for our 2nd week at the Social Skills group. The members were really pleased to see the rules they had developed been transformed into posters and stuck on the door on arrival. All […]

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Social Skills Group Week 1: The Bean Club


The Bean Club We kicked off week 1 of our social skills club for children with social, communication and emotional difficulties by supporting the members to introduce themselves to the group. As we know that children with language difficulties can find it easier to express themselves through pictures, we encouraged […]

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Social Skills club week 1 Academy Union


Welcome to the Academy Union Club We had fun meeting the members of our social skills club. After introductions we kicked off our session by asking members to brainstorm a name for the club (let’s face it social skills group is so not cool). All of them came up with […]

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