This month The Resilience Centre is participating in the Hornsby Healthy Living Festival, presenting three seminars on child and adolescent issues. Two of them, I Just Want My Child to be Happy at School - 20 March and Raising Kids that Cope - 3 April are part of our Hot Topics series. The third seminar is Tips for the Teenage Tightrope on 27 March. See our website, www.theresiliencecentre.com.au for more details.
Some very interesting topics have been covered recently by our Alpha Psychologists on our website's blog:- Anxiety in children and how to tackle it; Perfectionistic thinking and Gambling problems. All great food for thought and with some helpful tips and strategies. Click here to see the latest.
We are receiving lots of positive feedback about our Wednesday Night Hot Topics series of informal seminars. Participants are telling us they are finding it very reassuring to realize they are not the only one dealing with the same issue.
We are very interested in knowing the topics you would like to see presented and would encourage you to do a very short survey. This will only take a few minutes as we offer suggested topics to tick or the option for you to suggest some. Please click here.
The topics remaining for Term 1 are:
In Term 2 we will be offering:
Connect 3 This program is a 5 week resilience building program for 8 - 12 year olds which aims to improve confidence and social skills so they can cope in challenging situations. Click here for more details.
Link3d Up on Wednesday afternoons. This 5 week resilience building program, for adolescents 13 - 16 years, is based on the Resilience Doughnut model and is designed to teach resilience skills vital for the teenage years. For more information click here
We hope to run Get Lost Mr Scary in Term 3. An early intervention program for 5 - 7 year olds, through play and stories it addresses common anxieties in young children, such as separation anxiety, social phobias and specific fears, eg fear of the dark, dogs etc. We suggest anyone interested in this program email us expressing your interest as soon as possible. For more details click here
Dealing with Difficult People - This one day workshop will provide you with some down to earth tools and resources to help you deal with difficult people, be they in your workplace or within your circle of family or friends. It is facilitated by Kyie Warry who recently wrote a blog about this issue. Click here for more details and here for the blog.Resilience Doughnut Accredited Training - Attending this 2 day workshop will equip you with the skills and resources to implement the Resilience Doughnut in your school, organization or counselling practice. Whilst the workshop on 11 & 12 March is full and there are only two places still available for the workshop on 18 & 19 March, bookings have opened for the 2 & 3 June workshop. This workshop is now an endorsed program with the NSW Institute of Teachers.Click here for more details about all accredited training courses.
You will find details about our full range of programs, seminars and workshops at our website, www.theresiliencecentre.com.au - and don't forget to like us on Facebook!
Lyn and the Team