‘chatter matters’™ training
‘chatter matters’™ is a programme developed by Speech and Language Therapists. It is based on the principles of effective early intervention with specific focus on the strategies which support the development of speech, language and communication from birth. This training enables practitioners to offer language enrichment sessions for babies, toddlers and young children based around singing, storytelling and play.
‘chatter matters’™ buy-in training £450 – for whole team training, on your premises, including the appropriate resource pack for your setting. Contact us to discuss options and to request.
As a result of this training practitioners will:
understand the principles which underpin ‘chatter matters’™
know how to run a ‘chatter matters’™ language enrichment session
know what strategies support early communication development
know how to model and share strategies with parents
understand how to share stories and songs with babies and young children
The resource pack includes
background and basics to running ‘chatter matters’™
‘chatter matters’™ CD containing all the session songs
‘chatter matters’™ songbook
symbol prompt cards
Practitioners who attend also get access to printable take-home resources. Password provided at training.
‘Great to come together and get tips from other practitioners.’
‘New folder content is very good. Makes me, a facilitator, more confident in what I’m doing.’
‘Can’t wait to try it all out on Monday.’
‘Brilliant day thank you’
‘Really enjoyed training day. Was fun, interactive and great way for team to get together’
‘chatter matters training was really good, I’ll definitely use it with my young parents’
Parent feedback from chatter matters at Clopton Children’s Centre – Thank you to Helen.