Vig And Theraplay Service

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Vig And Theraplay Service

Type of service:
Advice And Support
Address:
Coronation Court, Briar Hill Family Resource Centre, Northampton, NN4 8SZ
Telephone number:
01604 368861
Mobile number:
N/A
Service description:
The service delivers two distinct interventions: Video Interaction Guidance, and Theraplay. Both enhance the relationship between care-giver and child. The service offers direct work to families and also training to professionals in both interventions.
VIG is an intervention which uses short pieces of video clips to improve communication between adults and children of all ages
VIG is a tool for observing, analysing and changing behaviour
VIG is a tool for improving parental sensitivity
VIG identifies the positives and focuses on participants strengths
VIG heightens awareness of verbal and non-verbal communication
VIG builds on an international evidence base regarding adult/child interaction and the use of unconditional positive regard
VIG can be used in a range of settings: family, school, clinic, groups, residential and also with a diverse range of additional needs
VIG can be incorporated within the delivery of other services
VIG can support a therapeutic process.

This is a targeted service for when difficulties arise with communication.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 19 years
Opening hours:
Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday Open
Ofsted Inspection Grade:
N/A
Additional information:
N/A
Eligibility criteria:
Referral route:
  • Professional Referral
  • Self Referral
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