Transition Professionals / Carers

Production

It’s My Life

Capacity

50 delegates

About

This training event delivered by Council for Disabled in partnership with Face Front Theatre looks at the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and supported decision-making through an interactive performance.

Who should attend?

  • Professionals, such as school and college staff, who are working directly with disabled young people and those with SEN;
  • Professionals involved in informing, developing and coordinating EHC plans across education, health and social care and across children’s and adults’ services.

Delegates will

  • Explore the different experiences of young people and families through an interactive performance by Face Front Inclusive Theatre, a group of Learning Disabled artists. 
  • Understand the 5 key principles of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and how to apply them in practice
  •  Learn practical person-centred approaches for involving young people in decision-making, whether or not they have capacity, including use of the ‘best interest checklist’

Duration

All day

Space needed

Conference hall/ large hall.

Team

7 learning disabled actors/ facilitators.

1 Production manager.

History

In 2016 & 2017 we toured to London, Birmingham, Brighton and Manchester.

 

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‘One of the best courses I have been on. Very informative and thought provoking.’

Delegate, London March 14, 2016

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‘The best training I have ever had!’.

Delegate, Birmingham March 16, 2016

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‘Excellent approach to learning and engaging us as professionals – superb young people.’

Delegate, London July 4, 2016


Face Front Inclusive Theatre | Limited Company No. 05154096 | Registered Charity No. 1116506
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PATRONS - Matt Fraser & Josette Bushell-Mingo