"How does T&S help your child?"
In a workshop November 2018 with 15 attending parents the following responses were made based on the experiences of their own children at T&S
Enthusiasm to attend, Attendance, Willingness to learn; Engagement and readiness to learn; Independent working; Consistency; Concentration; Increase of attention span;Behaviour;Temperament; Not aggressive any more; Sociable;
Benefits beyond previous /statutory provision
Freedom and responsibility for Independent learning; Self confidence; Confidence with life skills; Self belief; Confidence levels; New skills; Willingness to try new skills; New Opportunities; Creativity and curiosity to ask questions; Productivity, things made; Creativity, making something to give pride and achievement and increased confidence; Belonging and community.
Feeling safe; Social emotional and mental health; Socialise where before isolation; Self esteem; Less anxiety; Self harm no longer happening; Happiness; Consistency; No longer medicated; Feeling safe; Pride in achievements; Self worth.