Understanding ADHD Course

This course provides a general introduction to ADHD looking at spectrum looking at the history of understanding autism and the latest research as well as the main characteristics and how we currently support ADHD.

Understanding ADHD Course

This course provides a general introduction to ADHD looking at spectrum looking at the history of understanding autism and the latest research as well as the main characteristics and how we currently support ADHD.
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Duration
12 months
Certificate
Yes

Most people are now aware of ADHD, or have at least heard of it.

This course provides a general introduction to ADHD looking at spectrum looking at the history of understanding autism and the latest research as well as the main characteristics and how we currently support ADHD.

This course is perfect for anyone who wants to develop their understanding of autism for personal or professional reasons.

Certificate
Video Lessons
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The Modules

Module 1:
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What is ADHD?
What is the history of ADHD?
What are the main characteristics of ADHD?
ADHD and neurotypical/neurodiverse
Genetics of ADHD
ADHD & ADD
Module 2:
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Diagnosing ADHD
How important is diagnosis?
How is diagnosis is made?
DSM-5 & ICD-10 Criteria
What does ADHD feel like?
ADHD in females
Co-morbidity
Module 3:
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ADHD in daily life
Executive function skills
Common areas of difficulty
Risk taking behaviours
ADHD & mental health
Module 4:
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Supporting ADHD
Interventions & evaluating evidence:
Supporting within family life
Supporting within education
ADHD in adulthood

Course content

Learning modules

Online learning modules
Online learning modules
Video

Training videos
Training videos
Tests

Self-assessment tests
Self-assessment tests
Certificate

Certificate of Completion
Certificate of Completion

Trainer

Samantha Garner
Consultant & Trainer
Samantha Garner is a well-established consultant and trainer in the world of SEN and Mental Health. Originally a music teacher, she has worked in the SEN arena for over 15 years and spent time in a large secondary school where she set up a specialist behaviour unit. After this time she qualified as a CBT therapist and child and adolescent counsellor. Sam has trained and consulted in the whole spectrum of educational establishments from PRUs to very prestigious private schools. She is a published author of several mental health support programmes and regularly writes for SEN magazines.

Understanding ADHD Course

Understanding ADHD Course
Equipping you with essential knowledge to build on your role
Flexible learning
Access to tools to help you make your job easier

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