Working with Children with Additional Needs and Their Families Using the Maze Approach

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Psychosocial and Psychoanalytic Studies
Colchester Campus
Full Year
Postgraduate: Level 7
Thursday 05 October 2017
Wednesday 03 October 2018


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Module description

This course is aimed at professionals working with children and young people with additional needs (CAN) and or their families. It will provide insight into additional needs suchas autism and understanding of the particular impact of such needs on children's experience of the world and their impact on those caring for them. It comprises two main strands, the first will introduce students to a particular practical approach to understanding and addressing such needs. The second provides a fuller and deeper appreciation of the emotional and relational dynamics within families and in the networks around such children.

Module aims

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Module learning outcomes

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Learning and teaching methods

Theoretical reading, practical and experiential workshops and work discussion.


This module does not appear to have a published bibliography.

Assessment items, weightings and deadlines

Coursework / exam Description Deadline Weighting
Coursework   Formative assignment - Observation commentary    0% 
Coursework   Essay 1  23/04/2018  50% 
Coursework   Essay 2    50% 

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Module supervisor and teaching staff
Prof Susan Kegerreis, email:
Sue Anderton, Sue Kegerreis
Alison Evans 01206 874969 Room 4SB.6.2



External examiner

Dr Anne Elizabeth Worthington
Middlesex University
Senior Lecturer
Available via Moodle
No lecture recording information available for this module.


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