Problem Solving Tools and Techniques

Problem Solving Tools and Techniques

In this practical workshop session we will explore ways of problem solving around complex situations. The session will be practical and will aim to allow the sharing of experiences and good practice as well promoting innovative approaches to problem solving around systemic, organisational as well as individual inclusion issues.

Course Category

Behaviour and Relationships
Visioning and Problem Solving

Description

‘The question is not should they be here anymore. Now it’s how can we figure out how best to include them?’

In this practical workshop session we will explore ways of problem solving around complex situations. The session will be practical and will aim to allow the sharing of experiences and good practice as well promoting innovative approaches to problem solving around systemic, organisational as well as individual inclusion issues.

Behaviour problems, relationship challenges and personnel dilemmas can all be worked on with these team oriented problem solving processes.

We will introduce participants to a range of powerful effective approaches for them to choose from back in their own workplaces.

Testimonials

A great day – going away buzzing with ideas

Excellent!

Inspirational!

Informative!

Learning Objectives

  1. Increased confidence regarding problem solving around inclusion in mainstream settings
  2. Access to a wider range of practical strategies and techniques to impact on communication, realtionship, learning and behaviour issues
  3. Learn new problem solving processes

Who Is It For ?

  • Early Years and School based Practitioners
  • Heads and Deputies
  • Guidance staff
  • Learning Support teams
  • SENCOs
  • Primary and secondary teachers
  • Parents
  • Local Authority Support Services
  • Community workers and carers

Course Content

The course answers the questions :

  • How can we work out how to include this child best?
  • Is there a more structured way to run this meeting?
  • Can we explore the emotional impact the person is having on us and still agree strategies?
  • How can I get unstuck from this problem?

The day will cover:

  • Solution Circles
  • Solution Focused approaches
  • Synectics – using analogies and out of the box creativity
  • Circles of Adults
  • Thinking Hats – de Bono style problem solving
  • Using Imagination to solve problems

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Circles Of Adults

Contact Us

Colin Newton

0115 955 6045

Doug and Maggie

01473 437590

dnewton123@ntlworld.com

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Address

48 Whittingham Road
Mapperley
Nottingham
NG3 6BJ