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Professional Training

Starjumpz is committed to providing bespoke and cutting edge training to health care professionals wishing to further their knowledge and experience in sensory integration and associated therapies suited to children with learning and development disorders.

Starjumpz Directors, Jo Brett and Dimitrios Mylonadis have broad experience in organising and running training courses. With PhD qualifications in sensory integration, Dimitrios is a Fellow of the Royal College of Medicine and as a member of the lecturing team of the SI network of UK and Ireland, teaches on many courses and runs workshops both nationally and internationally. He collaborates widely with other internationally renowned experts in child development to produce cutting edge training programmes designed to challenge, inform and develop delegates’ thinking and experience.

Professional training courses run by Starjumpz, in association with Hopscotch have focussed on teaching the Sensory Integration training modules 1-3

Professional Training courses have included:

1) Integrated Listening Systems (iLs) Practitioner Training: 13th and 14th May
Developed in the USA, iLs is an exciting new multi-sensory auditory programme for improving brain function. It has helped numerous individuals improve their learning, performance and self confidence as well as helping reduce anxiety and improving sleep. This two day practitioner training course for therapists, paediatricians, psychologists, teachers, SENCos and other health professionals will provide an overview of the neurology, research and practical application of iLs as well as the training required to enable implementation of the programme in clinical practice.

2) Sensory Processing Disorder: Latest and Greatest in Treatment and Research: 15th and 16th May
This exciting new training programme is being bought to the UK by Dr Lucy Miller Phd OTR, internationally renowned expert, author and founder of the Sensory Processing Foundation and the STAR centre in the US. As well as reviewing the latest research, this course will cover recent developments in the assessment and treatment (including practical reasoning and video demonstration) of SPD providing delegates with new perspectives and ideas to take into clinical practice.

3) Floortime Therapy intensive mentoring course and 2 day workshop.

4) Willbarger Therapressure Protocol training. (Dates coming soon)

For further professional training opportunities and to book attendance at our training events, please email info@starjumpz.com