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Raising a deaf child facilitator training

Photo: Learn what it takes to raise a deaf child

Are you a professional who wants to make a difference to deaf children and their families?  

Raising a deaf child can be challenging with many families needing guidance to help understand the impact deafness can have. This programme gives you a wealth of ideas and strategies to improve the way you support parents and carers. You’ll leave the training inspired and confident to deliver the Raising a Deaf Child programme to the families you work with.

You’ll have opportunity to practise new approaches during the day and take away step-by-step plans to use in the future. This practical, CANparent-accredited programme is built on evidence-based strategies that deliver positive impact for families and deaf children.

Key themes

  • The emotional impact of parenting a deaf child on parents’ confidence and self-esteem.
  • Developing good communication in families and with professionals.
  • Raising self-esteem, resilience and confidence in parents and children.
  • Behaviour management techniques.

“Very useful course to inform my practice as a Teacher of the Deaf as well as a facilitator.”  Teacher of the Deaf, Birmingham

“Discipline is always something I have been concerned about with my deaf child. The techniques discussed are very practical and easy to apply to life. The course is very reassuring.”  Parent, Scotland

If you would like to get in touch with a member of our team you can contact us at training@ndcs.org.uk.

Please refer to our Terms and Conditions before booking.