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Supporting Children with DCD/Dyspraxia


Do you have a child or work with a child who has Developmental co-ordination Disorder (DCD)/ Dyspraxia?  Would you like to gain knowledge and learn practical strategies, on how to support children at home and in school?  The work shop will cover learning more about Developmental Coordination Disorder/Dyspraxia and will consider practical solutions to common difficulties.  Sharon will also explore a range of resources to support children in school and at home.

Sharon Drew is a highly experienced independent Education Consultant, trainer and author. With over 20 years of working with children as an Occupational Therapist, Sharon has trained extensively throughout the UK and abroad, published several books and written articles for professional journals. She now works predominantly within the education sector, advising and training on a wide range of subjects relating to physical skills development and special educational needs.

  • Thursday 17th May 2018,45am - The Old Courthouse, Antrim
  • Thursday 17th May 2018, 3.45pm- Involve House, Queen St Magherafelt
  • Friday 18th May 2018, 1.15pm - Bardic Theatre Donaghmore

 The workshops are provided through the Empower Project which is a community based Big Lottery Funded initiative, whose focus is to support children under 12 with Autism, Dyslexia and Dyspraxia. 

You can book your place via our online booking system

If you require further information you can contact the Empower project team: 02879395245/ 02879395237

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