Lysandra offers In-Service (INSET) training to education professionals keen to better support vulnerable children in school. Workshops include:

Creating Resilient Classrooms

  • how biology & experience combine to shape the foundations for learning
  • understanding why psychological & emotional difficulties emerge in school
  • anxiety, inattention, impulsivity & hyperactivity: from infancy to adulthood
  • how can we help in school?

Understanding Inattention, Hyperactivity & Impulsivity in school

  • common questions and misconceptions
  • two types of attention
  • defining AD/HD
  • risk factors from development and environment
  • how we can help in school: attention training

Learning through Play: The role of the adult (training for teachers or parents)

  • five types of Play
  • the role of the adult
  • consequences of Play deprivation
  • Lego as a model for Playful learning

These workshops should be interesting, useful and affordable for all. Please contact to discuss your specific needs and budget. 

An appointed lecturer for Birkbeck College, University of London, Lysandra also trains education professionals to critically evaluate psychological theory and empirical research in relation to current teaching practice.

Psychology for Educational Professionals 

Department of Psychological Sciences

Birkbeck College

Malet Street

London WC1E 7HX