St Paul's High School, Bessbrook, Bessbrook, Armagh
Strength based learning: Interests and attention.
A strength-based approach is when focus and recognition is given to the strengths, skills, and interests of the autistic person.
This training session explores the cognitive attention style of monotropism and how educators can utilise the strengths and interests of the autistic student in the Post Primary School.
Participants will understand:
Monotropic attention as a strength and the importance of monotropic flow in relation to wellbeing
The implications for educational practice of applying monotropic knowledge.
The benefits of engaging interests in school environments
How to support the students interests within a person-centred approach to support attention, engagement, and overall wellbeing
St Paul's High School, Bessbrook
108 Camlough Road,
St Paul's High School, Bessbrook , Bessbrook , Armagh