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No Scaredy Cats

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1 day, 08:30 AM - 04:30 PM

Prestons / Liverpool Catholic Club
  • 424 - 458 Hoxton Park Road
  • Prestons
  • Prestons
  • NSW
  • 2170
  • Australia
Presented by Michael Hawton
  • Early Bird $299.00 incl. GST
  • $349.00 incl. GST
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1 day, 08:30 AM - 04:30 PM

Melbourne - venue TBC
  • Melbourne
  • Australia
  • Early Bird $299.00 incl. GST
  • $349.00 incl. GST
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1 day, 08:30 AM - 04:30 PM

Melbourne - St Mary's College
  • 871 Swanston Street
  • Parkville
  • Melbourne
  • VIC
  • 3052
  • Australia
  • Early Bird $299.00 incl. GST
  • $349.00 incl. GST

Description

No Scaredy Cats

ONE-DAY PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP

The No Scaredy Cats™ workshop is based on three underlying perspectives: first, by having an understanding of how anxiety develops parents can counter its progress, second, parents can take a preventative role in the development of anxiety problems, third, there are practical steps parents can take to build resilience.

Expected Learning Outcomes

  • Greater understanding of the problem of increasing levels of anxiety in children and some strategies for its treatment.
  • An opportunity to become a certified No Scaredy Cats™ practitioner.

Active PD points apply.

 

What’s Included

  • A note-taking manual for use at the workshop.
  • Meals and refreshments.
  • PD points for accreditation with your respective professional associations.
  • A certificate of completion for the workshop.
  • An opportunity to become a certified No Scaredy Cats™ practitioner. 

Lesson Framework

  • An overview of how a well-honed theory of parenting (what you need to repeatedly do) can assist parents to manage children’s worries.
  • Coverage of how some misguided policies are making parents and children more anxious.
  • The brain,including how the pre-frontal middle cortex and the amygdala operate, and where fear and  anxiety originates.
  • Commonly misused phrases and cognitive distortions used by children and their peers.
  • A helicopter view of what risks we can allow and which require us to keep children safe.
  • ‘Traps and trip wires’: what to do when a child’s amygdala starts to play-up.
  • Memorable strengthening sayings, questioning strategies and mindfulness exercises.
  • Scenarios and worksheets.

Certification

To become a certified parent educator, you’ll be provided with additional resources needed in order to present to parents. This ensures that our product is only being taught at the highest quality. There are several benefits in becoming certified:

Certification is renewed each year. certification is $69 per person for the first year, thereafter there will be a $49 membership fee charged annually to remain a certified practitioner. 

What comes with certification

  • Listing on our website as a certified No Scaredy Cats™ parent educator.
  • Access to additional resources such as relevant articles and tips on presenting.
  • A comprehensive set of session guidelines.
  • Digital practitioner materials, including a slideshow for parent presentations and teaching films.
  • An annual licence to teach the program to parents.
  • Resources for marketing.
  • A comprehensive set of session guidelines. 

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