Mental Health Awareness Initiative for Parents / Cargivers of Primary School Children

18KEC223 MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS INITIATIVE FOR PARENT/CAREGIVERS OF PRIMARY SCHOOL CHILDREN

Venue:  Kildare Education Centre

Date:  Wed 18th April 2018 (7pm-9pm)

Facilitator:  Esther Reddy

This 1.5 hour presentation is aimed at parents/caregivers of children in senior classes in primary school (5th and 6th class). Although if you are a parent/caregiver of younger aged children you are still welcome to attend.

As a result of this presentation, participants will:

  •    –   Gain a better understanding of mental health and the key issues impacting on the mental health of young people
  •    –   Learn to promote positive mental health in children
  •    –   Learn the value of listening as a way of supporting young people
  •    –  Learn about other resources available to parents/caregivers

      The presentation will offer practical tips in how best to support and promote the mental health of all children and is not targeted at children with specific mental health issues.

 IMPORTANT – Please Note:  When booking in for this workshop, in the fields where it requests School Roll No. and Teaching Council No.,  you will need to insert 00000 in order to process your booking.

For parents workshop – Booking on-line at www.eckildare.ie.  On the top menu bar of the home page, click on Course Booking.  On the drop-down menu, click on Other Courses.

Alternatively, click on this link to bring you to the relevant page of our website:

https://www.eckildare.ie/index.php?option=com_eventbooking&view=event&id=1200&catid=8&Itemid=143