38 minutes | Feb 7, 2019

#2: Emotional regulation, behaviour and autism with Adem Cetindemar

Last Updated on April 28, 2021 by Steph Reed The second episode of the Autism Spectrum Teacher Podcast is a conversation about emotional regulation with Adem Cetindemar, an experienced teacher for children and young people with autism and severe learning difficulties.We discuss what emotional regulation means, the importance of teaching regulating strategies and the impact this can have on learning and everyday life.Questions covered in this episode: What is emotional regulation?What are emotional regulating strategies? We also discuss practical ideas for understanding and supporting emotional regulation development including:Knowing your studentsControlling environmental factorsSensory sensitivitiesConsistencyUnderstanding function of behaviourImplementing functional communication supportsTeaching a functional regulating strategy to replace a harmful strategyBreaking down an activity into stepsLanguage strategiesPlanning strategiesThe usefulness of filming a lesson or activityGiving time to yourself as a parent of teacher to reflectEnjoying your children and interacting with them at their level using Intensive Interaction You can read more about teaching emotional regulation strategies in my blog post Emotional regulation: Teaching autistic children to recognise and respond to their emotion and Emotional regulation & communication table supports for children with autism.As mentioned in the podcast, I have explained ‘Intensive Interaction’ in more detail in the blog post Intensive Interaction and early communication development.You can listen to the first episode of the podcast all about inclusive teaching and support strategies here AST 1: Successful Teaching and Support Strategies (that will not just benefit autistic children, but ALL children!).Please share this podcast with anyone who you think this information will be of any help or interest and subscribe to the podcast via the links at the top of the page.Thank you again to Adem Cetindemar, what an interesting and informative conversation! Download Your FREE Inclusive Teaching Strategies Guide! 11 Inclusive teaching strategies to support the learning of all children, not just those with special educational needs. This guide is made for teaching staff as well as parents and carers. Learn Practical Ways to Meet the Needs of Autistic Children and Maximise Their Potential Take a look at our popular range of online courses and coaching programs for teachers, children's professionals and parents. Designed to build your skills and knowledge to meet autistic needs and help children thrive! Teaching Autistic Children With Impact8 courses full of practical skills for Teachers to ensure autistic children reach their potential. Practical Skills In Supporting Autistic Children7 courses full of practical strategies to support autistic children. For TA's, Support Assistants and Professionals. Parents & Carers: Nurturing Your Autistic Child6 courses full of practical and helpful ways to support your child's learning and development. The post #2: Emotional regulation, behaviour and autism with Adem Cetindemar appeared first on Autism Spectrum Teacher.
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