Exploring the topic of daily living skills, how we teach them, which methods of teaching are more appropriate for the learner and how to increase their independence.
All workshops involve the use of examples and practical exercises relevant to everyday life and the attendees.
Daily Living Skills I- Introduction
How to break down teaching into small achievable steps and effectively using reinforcement (rewards) to teach these steps.
Daily Living Skills II – Targets
Understanding how to choose which daily living skills to focus on first, how to practically teach these skills or break them down into smaller steps and how to reinforce (reward) for learning these skills.
Daily Living Skills III – Grooming and cleaning
This workshop focuses on teaching cleaning skills, how to teach them and which method of teaching would be best for the learner.
Daily Living Skills IV- Dressing
For this topic, we will be looking at teaching dressing skills, how to teach them and which method of teaching would be best for different types of learner.