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OUR EDUCATIONAL SUPPORT MULTIDISCIPLINARY TEAM

for children with additional needs

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The Holistic Teacher is an early childhood service located in the Blue Mountains NSW, supporting 3 to 7-year-old autistic and neurodiverse* children and their families. 

* Neurodiversity encompasses a wide range of neurological differences, such as autism, ADHD, dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia and specific language impairment. 

IN OUR SESSIONS WE...

  • Develop independence and self-regulation   
     

  • Respect children's autonomy and identity
     

  • Meet children where they are at in their developmental timeline
     

  • Support the adult caregivers in developing their children's skills and connections
     

  • Create safe and caring relationships with children
     

  • Use strategies that support and promote brain development
     

  • Provide calm and safe environments to support emotional regulation
     

  • Give downtime and rest when needed
     

  • Use science to build curiosity, desire and stamina
     

  • Use music and art to aid communication and connection that can reduce stress and anxiety
     

  • Understand that behaviour is communication (no ABA)
     

  • Draw upon strengths and interests of the children 

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"Our educational multidisciplinary team is changing the way neurodivergent children experience education and learning"

- Sarah Buckland, Principal

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Email us for more information: info@theholisticteacher.net.au

© 2020 - The Holistic Teacher Pty Ltd. ACN: 644000368