TRAINING 

WORKSHOPS

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The following workshops are facilitated by our registered clinicians and are available for parents, caregivers, and educators. They can be customized according to the training needs of the group and offered as half day (i.e. 2-3 hours) or full day (i.e. 6-7 hours) workshops.    

 

UNDERSTANDING CHILDHOOD ANXIETY

The purpose of this workshop is to provide participants with an understanding of what anxiety is, the impact of anxiety on daily functioning, and strategies for supporting a child living with anxiety.  At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to: 

  • Identify different anxiety disorders  

  • Identify two evidence-based treatments for anxiety 

  • Have some practical strategies for supporting children living with anxiety 

 

SELF-REGULATION IN CHILDREN  

The purpose of this workshop is to provide participants with an understanding of self-regulation, how to work with a child who has difficulties self-regulating and guidance on how to help a child develop their self-regulation skills.  At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to: 

  • Identify the building blocks necessary for developing self-regulation 

  • Understand the parent/caregiver/educator role in supporting the development of self-regulation skills in children 

  • Have some practical strategies that can be incorporated into home and classroom environments to help children with self-regulation 

 

PROMOTING POSITIVE MENTAL HEALTH AND WELL-BEING IN CHILDREN

The purpose of this workshop is to provide participants with an understanding of what mental health is, factors that promote and hinder positive mental health and well-being, and how to create environments that are conducive to promoting psychosocial competence and well-being with a focus on children.  At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to: 

  • Understand what mental health is  

  • Identify factors that contribute to positive mental health and well-being 

  • Identify strategies to support mental well-being including mindfulness, and ways of incorporating informal and formal mindfulness-based strategies into the home and classroom environment  

 

UNDERSTANDING BEHAVIOR

The purpose of this workshop is to provide participants with a lens in which to view challenging behavior, and how to work with a child presenting with challenging behaviour.  At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to: 

  • Understand the function of behaviour 

  • Use assessment information in planning interventions 

  • Have some practical strategies for behaviour change 

 

OTHER TOPICS

If you are interested in other topics such as Understanding Childhood Depression, Developmental Trauma, ADHD, Understanding Executive Functioning (child’s brain function), Mental Health in the Workplace or other topics, we can customize workshops upon request.   

 

For more information, please call 431.388.5373 or use the form below to send us an email