Construction Clubs for Children with Social Communication and Interaction Difficulties

Next training session: TBC


Course details

A play based intervention for children with Social Communication difficulties or a diagnosis of Autism.

Research shows well informed interventions like Construction Clubs run by skilled and knowledgeable practitioners help children learn how to communicate and work co-operatively with their peers. 

This is a very practical course which provides information about how to set up effective Construction Clubs based upon the research of Daniel B LeGoff et al 2014.

Every candidate needs to bring one small Lego kit suitable for children between the ages of 6 to12 years.


Where: TBC

Cost: £110 p/p

Who is this course for?  Adults working with children between the ages of 5 and 12 years old.  The adult needs to be in a position to work with one or more children once a week for at least a term.  Ideally the adult will have some knowledge of Autism and Social Communication difficulties.


Course outcomes

  • Attendees will have an understanding of how to set up and run a Construction Club.
  • They will have an assessment tool for evaluating progress.

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