Niki Dutton

Licensed Bricks for Autism Trainer

Highly Specialist Speech and Language Therapist – ATtherapy


Courses across the UK (based in the North West of England)

Niki has worked in school and community settings with children with special educational needs for 8 years with a particular interest in developing communication skills using interventions that motivate children and young people without the need for additional rewards. She is currently studying for a PhD in the use of adapted LEGO®-based therapy with children who use augmentative and alternative communication (AAC); an innovative new area of research to broaden the evidence base for the use of LEGO®-based therapy with a wider client group.

Following Bricks for Autism facilitator training, Niki has facilitating LEGO-based therapy groups for the past 4 years. She has more recently become an licensed Bricks for Autism Trainer to help spread the word about this exciting therapeutic approach.

Specialisms include: a focus on differentiating provision for children and young people with learning disability, who may use AAC and/or have hearing/visual/physical difficulties.

Niki's Courses

Upcoming courses are:

Wednesday 18th March 2020 - Chambers Business Park, Chapel Road, Oldham OL8 4QQ

Thursday 23rd April 2020 -  Chambers Business Park, Chapel Road, Oldham OL8 4QQ

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Contact Niki

Niki and the ATtherapy team would love to hear from you if you are interested in booking a place on a Bricks for Autism course in the North West of England or are interested in booking her to deliver a course for several or more professionals outside of this geographical location.

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