This session would be ideal for parents and carers of children and young people (aged 0-25
years) with additional needs who:
This supportive and practical workshop will separate fact from fiction and supports outcomes
and provision planning with partners in your child’s education. The session will cover:
The trainer— Lisa Thomas – founder SEND Essentials.
Lisa is also our Development Associate at Up on Down’s and is a parent carer of a teenager with Down’s Syndrome. She has experience of mainstream and special school education and
complaints upheld by two SENDIST appeals and the Local Government Ombudsman. Lisa has nearly 30 experience of commercial and SEND training as a qualified professional. She is an
Independent EHCP trainer in Hertfordshire and has developed and delivered over 50 SEND Reform, SEN Support & EHC workshops across the county for HCC/SENDIASS/HPCI and other
local support groups. Lisa facilitates workshops in which parents are able to share knowledge, expertise and resources to support each other’s learning and drive more thorough planning and
improved outcomes for our children and young people.
To book a place at this session please contact us at