Running Deer have extensive experience in working with, and supporting families and young people in Devon, who have Special Educational Needs.
We work with young people who have Special Educational Needs including those with statements.
We support those with learning difficulties, social emotional and behavioural difficulties, ADHD, those on the Autistic Spectrum (ASD) – including Aspergers Syndrome and PDA (Pathological Demand Avoidance); Oppositional Defiance Disorder (ODD), Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, mental health issues and other disorders.
Special Educational Needs
At Butterdon Wood we have the space for young people with Special Educational Needs to express themselves without the confines of a classroom environment. Nature is one of our biggest therapeutic tools and Butterdon Wood is perfect for young people to learn, develop and participate in activities, even if they do not engage with nature directly.
Working closely with professionals and schools we can provide an individually tailored programme for young people ages 8 years and upwards with Special Educational Needs that may be part of a reduced timetable, or to support them whilst they transition into a new school.
Services we provide: