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Making Sense of Senses Online Course

9 weekly sessions for sensational parents

Mentored by carla laurenMentor summary: Nature Based Occupational Therapist
Organisation links:
Rainbow CommUnity Projects CIC
Chosen age group:

For ages: 18+ years

Available tickets:
Standard £90Concession/Early Bird £81Mascot Funded Place Free

A summary

Please note New Course Dates: Course Dates - Wednesday’s 12:00-13:15 14th, 21st, 28th September 5th, 12th, 19th October 2nd, 9th, 16th November ------------------------------------------------------------- A 9 week online course for those who support a loved one with sensory processing difficulties. Led by Carla lauren, Highly Specialist, Nature Based Occupational Therapist with post grad cert in sensory integration. This course has been designed with parents and carers of children with sensory processing difficulties and differences. To enable you to access specialist support and connect with parents/guardians from the comfort of your own home. Each week we look at a different sensory system: hearing, visual, touch, taste, smell, proprioception (body awareness), vestibular (motion) and interception (internal physical and emotional awareness). You will have lots of opportunities to ask questions and share ideas. This course is for you if any of these are relevant to you:...

carla lauren·Nature Based Occupational Therapist
Carla Lauren is a highly specialist occupational nature based therapist and certified sensory integration practitioner. Carla has worked with families who experience sensory processing difficulties and differences for many years. She is the founder of OTKin. Please take a look at her webpage here: OTKin aims to make sensory and trauma informed occupational therapy accessible to all who need it. Carla works with children and families in nature, however this course is offered online for ease of access for parents.

What we'll do

Carla will deliver a workshop on a different sense each week for around 60 mins, including Interoception, Proprioception, Vestibular, Tactile, Visual, Auditory, Taste and Smell. We will then have 15 mins to discuss ideas and for questions Who will be there? A small group of parents and carers Carla, occupational therapist with post graduate certificates in sensory integration assessment and treatment- What resources will I receive? - A PDF of the slides from each session - A booklet to record your ideas and observations - Access to an exclusive webpage of resources only for attendees

Learning aims

This course has been designed with parents and carers to support you to: - build connections with your child and other parents - develop understanding of your child's sensory needs and strengths - grow your confidence by trying out new ideas at home.

When is it?

You will need to attend all 9 weekly sessions starting on Friday 9th September 2022. Time: 12:00 - 13:15 Course dates: Fridays 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th September 1st, 14th, 21st October No session 28th October - half term 4th, 11th November

What's provided



Enhanced DBS

Risk Assessment

Public Liability Insurance

Safeguarding Training

First Aid Training

Please note

Please note, it is the responsibility of the booker to satisfy themselves about the adequacy of the safety measures. This platform is merely an introducer and does not verify the items listed here.

Pricing information

Ticket: Standard £90
Ticket: Concession/Early Bird £81Ticket description: Please use of you book before the end of July or are in receipt of benefits
Ticket: Mascot Funded Place £0Ticket description: Please only book this once you have your email of agreement from Mimi at Mascot and Carla at OTKin

Pricing information


My experience consists of a leisure activity, on a specific date(s), and therefore the 14-day ‘cooling off period’ under the Consumer Contracts Regulations 2013 does not apply.

Refunds will be given up to 72 hours prior to the course starting minus £5 admin fee


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