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Peaceful Kids Training

Event Details
Date: 7-8 Feb 2020
Venue: Brisbane, Qld
CPD hrs: 14

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Organiser: Wellbeing for Kids

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‘Peaceful Kids’ is a Mindfulness and Positive Psychology based program to lessen anxiety and stress and increase resilience in children from Prep to Year 12. The program gives children the skills, practice and support to utilise coping strategies that lessen the symptoms of anxiety and stress. This program helps children to build their emotional resilience so they are better equipped to deal with the day to day stresses that life brings them. The program also involves parental involvement and commitment to supporting the strategies at home.

Children learn life long coping skills such as :

  • A range of Mindfulness Meditations
  • Positive psychology exercises
  • Techniques to lessen worrying
  • A range of practical and expressive coping strategies

Learning objectives

Participants will be able to learn how to facilitate the Peaceful Kids program with a small group of children through an 8 week intervention program.

Learner prerequisites

Participants needs to have a background in teaching, mental health, social work, counselling or psychology to complete this training

Presenter details

Georgina Manning is the Director of Wellbeing for Kids, a counsellor and psychotherapist and the owner of Elk Wellbeing, an allied health centre in Fitzroy North, Melbourne. Georgina has many years of experience working in schools supporting children and parents to reach effective social and emotional outcomes. Georgina runs regular parent seminars in schools, school professional development days and is a national speaker for wellbeing events.

Location and date

Karstens Training Venue
Level 24, 215 Adelaide Street
Brisbane QLD

7-8 February 2020

8:30am - 4:30pm



Participants will receive a manual and all the resources needed as part of this cost.


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