Issie Senses Training

Basic Issie Senses Course for Professionals

Duration: 3 days

Target: Professionals with therapeutic / educational background

Experience required: Professionals with therapeutic / educational background

Course Outline:

  • History of Issie Senses and the MSTE
  • The physical environment (MSTE)
  • Rational of treatment
  • The “Enabling Therapist”
  • Transferring principles to the outside world
  • Sensory processing and sensory processing disorders
  • Emotional therapy and family involvement
  • Communication and speech
  • Group therapy
  • Assessment – from theory to practice

Post training support: 2 hours a month for 6 months following the course for each participating organisation

Basic Issie Senses Course for Non-Professionals

Duration: 3 days

Target: Non-professionals: caregivers or administrators

Experience required: None

Course Outline:

  • History of Issie Senses and the MSTE
  • The physical environment (MSTE)
  • Rational of treatment
  • The “Enabling Therapist”
  • Transferring principles to the outside world
  • Sensory processing and sensory processing disorders
  • Emotional therapy and family involvement
  • Communication and speech
  • Group therapy
  • Assessment – from theory to practice

Post training support: 2 hours a month for 6 months following the course for each participating organisation

Supervisor Course

Duration: 2 days

Target: Basic Issie Senses Course + min 3 months of experience as a therapist

Experience required: Basic Issie Senses Course + min 3 months of experience as a therapist

Course Outline:

  • Theories of supervision
  • Learning from the field (case study analysis, implementation of work model)
  • Supervision in the MSTE (understanding of the population, needs, therapist profile etc.)

Post training support: 1 hour a month for 6 months following the course for each participating organisation