Author(s) : Michelle Wong, Ana Lopes, Sandra Heriot, Lisa Brice, Louisa Carroll, Belinda Ratcliffe, David Dossetor
Publisher : ACER Press
SKU : ACW005-1
Buy the Westmead Feelings Program 2: Resource Kit & Facilitator Certfication bundle for a special discounted price!
Westmead Feelings Program 2 is a 15-month evidence-based clinical intervention program developed by The Children's Hospital at Westmead, designed specifically to teach emotional and social skills to autistic children without mild intellectual disability. Westmead Feelings Program 2 is aimed at children who have fluent speech, and who are able to read and write.
Find out more about Westmead Feelings Program 2 here.
The Westmead Feelings Program 2: Resource Kit & Facilitator Certification includes a Resource Kit and registration to Facilitator Certification. See below for additional information.
The Westmead Feelings Program 2: Resource Kit includes:
Facilitator’s digital resources
Delivery mode: Online; Time and duration: 20 hours of online coursework, over approximately 10 weeks.
The comprehensive online Westmead Feelings Program 2 Facilitator Certification Course enables professionals to implement the 15-month Westmead Feelings Program 2 intervention program in school, private practise and hospital settings. It is designed to provide professionals with the knowledge, skills and confidence to effectively implement the 15-month Westmead Feelings Program 2 intervention in their setting to the highest standard.
This course is suitable for teachers, special educators, psychologists and allied health and disability practitioners who intend to provide Westmead Feelings Program 2 in their setting, and wish to gain the knowledge, skills and confidence to successfully implement the program.
Intended learning outcomes
Participants will be able to:
Course in detail
The course consists of four units and two learning assurance tasks. It covers proficiency in 22 separate areas of Westmead Feelings Program 2, through interactive tasks, activities and videos.
Learning assurance tasks
The learning assurance tasks are a multiple-choice quiz and a 5−20 minute video demonstrating proficiency in one area of the Westmead Feelings Program 2 delivery. On successful completion of the course, participants will receive an accredited certificate, enabling participants to facilitate Westmead Feelings Program 1 at the highest standard with children, parents and teachers in schools, hospitals and other relevant clinical settings, and the opportunity to be listed on ACER’s online certified practitioners’ register.
AITSL Professional Standards for Teachers
The course specifically addresses Professional Knowledge standards 2.5 and 2.6.
Standard 2.5: Differentiate teaching to meet the specific learning needs of students across the full range of abilities.
Standard 2.6: Strategies to support full participation of students with disability.
The Psychology Board of Australia
The course satisfies the guidelines for 20 hours of continuing professional development required for the annual registration of psychologists.
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Purchase of the Westmead Feelings Program (WFP) 1 and 2 Materials are restricted to psychologists, speech therapists, occupational therapists, allied health professionals, special educators, school counsellors and teachers.
Professionals with a bachelor degree in Education are required to complete the WFP Facilitator Certification.
Regardless of qualifications, it is recommended that all health professionals complete the online ACER WFP Facilitator Certification.
Please select the WFP 1 & 2 Facilitator Certification Qualification to register for WFP1 or WFP2 Facilitation Certification.