Childcare Services are invited to an event ‘Supporting every child’s participation in early years service through meaningful and respectful relationships’ on Saturday 24th November in the Greenway Manor Hotel Waterford.
Understanding challenging behaviour in children and how our own mindset and self-care can influence it – Dr. Jennifer Hayes, Principal Psychologist, HSE Social Inclusion Cork / Kerry
Insights from the Spaces of Hope, Lesvos Solidarity Camp Lesvos, Greece-Imelda Graham Chairman of the National Childhood Network https://www.ncn.ie/ as well as workshops for childcare practitioners to particapte in that include:-
Earth Sounds Music Therapy-Introduction to a therapeutic group session which stimulates the body and the mind using musical instruments from around the world.
Using play as a medium when working with children who have experienced trauma
Introduction to Capacitar Wellness Programme-Origins and work of Capacitar, both worldwide and nationally. Practical wellness practices to complement work within childcare settings and participants own wellbeing. (Practical interactive session, comfortable clothing recommended)- Rose Swaine, Practicing Counsellor/Psychotherapist & member of the Board of directors -Capacitar Ireland.
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A discussion on cultural appropriateness and working inclusively with families from different cultural backgrounds-Ann Nolan, Manager Waterford Integration Services for Humanity
A day not to be missed bookings to be made by Friday 16th November to Waterford Childcare Committee 051 295045 or email firstname.lastname@example.org