Children With Special Needs

ABM Continuing Education Mastery Workshops:
NeuroMovement® for Working with Children with Special Needs

Anat Baniel connects with child

ABM NeuroMovement® Graduates are encouraged to take advantage of the continuing education programs available, allowing them to learn new specialty areas like working with Children with Special Needs. There is a great demand and need for practitioners trained to help these children, and the outcomes from the NeuroMovement® work is often outstanding.

This continuing education includes four focus areas:

ABM Continuing Education Mastery Workshop: NeuroMovement for Working with Children with Special Needs – Level 1 – Infants and Babies (Ages 0-2)

ABM Continuing Education Mastery Workshop: NeuroMovement for Working with Children with Special Needs – Level 2 – Toddlers and Young Children (Ages 2-5)

ABM Continuing Education Mastery Workshop: NeuroMovement for Working with Children with Special Needs – Level 3 – Young Children (Ages 5-12)

ABM Continuing Education Mastery Workshop: NeuroMovement for Working with Children with Special Needs – Level 4 – Autism Spectrum Disorder

NeuroMovement® for Working with Children With Special Needs (CWSN) Mastery Workshops Consist of:

  • Each level, 9 days In-Person (IP) continuing education (CE) workshop
  • Highly skilled and dedicated teaching staff
  • The time between each continuing education workshop will be approximately 10 weeks
  • Each participant completes a minimum of two Practicums under supervision, working with a child with special needs
  • Video library of continuing education workshop materials will be available for viewing during the workshop
  • Group Leaders (ABM Training Staff) are available for questions and support during and in between the CE Mastery Workshops
  • Dedicated and exceptional support staff—our ABM Practitioners have completed all 4 CE Mastery Workshops
  • Upon completion of all 4 levels of the CE Mastery Workshops for working with children with special needs, practitioners will be certified as specializing in ABM and NeuroMovement for Working with Children with Special Needs
  • Practitioners may complete one of the 4 CE Mastery Workshops for working with CWSN via DVD (or online, when it becomes available)
  • Total training duration is approximately nine months

 

NeuroMovement for Working with CWSN Mastery Workshop Location

The ABM Continuing Education Mastery Workshops: NeuroMovement for Working with CWSN will be held at the ABM Center in San Rafael, CA.*  4330 Redwood Hwy, Suite 350  San Rafael, CA 94903

Anat Baniel works with child with special needs

CWSN Mastery Workshop Dates**

2017- 2018 Session

36 In-person (IP) days of training**
Level 1 – Infants and Babies: 9 days IP – July 22 – 30, 2017
Level 2 – Toddlers and Young Children: 9 days IP – September 30 – October 8, 2017
Level 3 – Young Children: 9 days IP – December 2 – 10, 2017
Level 4 – Autism Spectrum: 9 days IP – March 3 – 11, 2018

2015 – 2016 Session

36 In-person (IP) days of training**
Level 1 – Infants and Babies: 9 days IP – October 10 – 18, 2015
Level 2 – Toddlers and Young Children: 9 days IP – December 5 – 13, 2015
Level 3 – Young Children: 9 days IP – February 20 – 28, 2016
Level 4 – Autism Spectrum: 9 days IP – April 30 – May 8, 2016

Daily Time Schedule for Each Level

Sat  10 – 5 , 1 1/2 hour lunch break
Sun 10 – 5 , 1 1/2 hour lunch break
Mon 10 – 5 , 1 1/2 hour lunch break
Tues 10 – 5 , 1 1/2 hour lunch break
Wed 9- 2 , 1/2 hour lunch
Thurs 10 – 5 , 1 1/2 hour lunch break
Friday 10 – 5 , 1 1/2 hour lunch break
Saturday 10 – 5 , 1 1/2 hour lunch break
Sunday 9-2 , 1/2 hour lunch

Course Instructors

The sessions are taught by Anat Baniel and Marcy Lindheimer.
CLICK HERE for instructor bios.

Prerequisites for CWSN CE Mastery Workshops

The prerequisites for enrollment in the Continuing Education Mastery Workshops are: (1) Successful completion of, and graduation from the Anat Baniel Method Practitioner Training Program; and (2) Licensure as an Anat Baniel Method Practitioner.

In addition: Before a practitioner may enroll in the CE Mastery Workshop – Level 2, s/he is required to have successfully completed the Level 1 – Infants and Babies Mastery Workshop; in order to enroll in CE Mastery Workshop – Level 3, a practitioner is required to have successfully completed both the Level 1 – Infants and Babies and the Level 2 – Toddlers and Young Children Mastery Workshops; and before enrolling in the CE Mastery Workshop – Level 4, a practitioner is required to have successfully completed Level 1 – Infants and Babies, Level 2 – Toddlers and Young Children, and Level 3 – Young Children (Ages 5 – 12) Mastery Workshops.

Learn more about the Children With Special Needs CE Mastery Workshop Objectives here.

*Disclaimer: Anat Baniel Method retains the right to cancel any of the events listed above, change location, change dates, for any reason. In case of cancellation, trainees will receive a full refund of training days paid for, that have not been taught.
**Optional: Maximum one of the 4 levels may be taken online.