What is ELSA all about?
What does ELSA stand for:
Emotional Literacy Support Assistant
What is it all about?
ELSA is a training course aimed at teaching assistants in schools. Examples of things covered on the course are Social skills, emotions, bereavement, social stories and therapeutic stories, anger management, self-esteem, counselling skills such as solution focused and friendship.
- If you want to have a look yourself
The educational psychologist – Sheila Burton is the founder of the ELSA course and this is her website:
This ELSA kit consists of the following:
- Tissues Listening ear Time
- A smile Eraser Advice
- Chocolate bar Star Hope