What is GROW?
GROW is the name given to an enhanced provision established for children whose progression in their current school is of concern due to barriers caused by behaviour, emotional well-being needs or social difficulties. Some of these children will have had early childhood trauma and attachment difficulties, some will have other diagnosed difficulties such as ADHD.
GROW offers a continuum across four levels of support
What is the GROW model?
GROW is also the name of a model which is grounded in the current research developments in both neuroscience and developmental trauma.
The Essential Components of the model
Positive relationships between the child and the staff are very important; GROW looks on a child’s small steps of progress in self-awareness and management as a major achievement and measures progress in very individual terms.
The emotional, behavioural and social objectives include: