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Our Workshops

Please see our What's On page to see when and where these workshops are running.

If your child attends an Independent School in England, we have a programme of workshops available which will be promoted through your school.

Please Contact Us or your school for further details.



Talking Teens
A 2.5 hour workshop for parents of children 12-19 years

We will help you to:

  • Understand teenage brain development.
  • Understand why their behaviour changes.
  • Identify why arguments escalate and how to stop this from happening.
  • Develop strategies to reduce conflict and improve communication.

Talking PreTeens
A 2.5 hour workshop for parents of children 8-12 years

We will help you to:

  • Prepare for the teenage years and understanding how the brain develops.
  • Understand the link between behaviour and communicating difficult feelings.
  • Explore strategies for managing time spent on screens.
  • Keep your child safe online and when they are out.

Resilience & Motivation
2 sessions of 2.5 hours for parents of children 3-19 years

We will help you to:

  • Understand how resilience develops and how your influence affects it.
  • Understand different types of motivation.
  • Create an environment that builds resilience.
  • Help your children develop the motivation they need to grow.

Stress & Anxiety
A 2.5 hour workshop for parents of children 3-19 years

We will help you to:

  • The science of stress and anxiety.
  • Why appropriate stress can help us and learning how to cope with that.
  • When does stress and/or anxiety become a problem.
  • Preventing Stress from building up.
  • Responding to a stressed or anxious child

Mindset
2 sessions of 2.5 hours for parents of children 3-19 years

We will help you to:

  • Understand how your child's Mindset affects their approach to learning.
  • Identify what you can do to encourage a Growth Mindset.
  • Learn how to respond to your children to help them work through challenges and want to improve.
  • Explore practical ways of encouraging independence.

Talking Technology
A 2.5 hour workshop for parents of children 8-18 years

We will help you to:

  • Teach your children about what is acceptable online/social behaviour.
  • Manage techology use and time on devices.
  • Learn how to protect your child and teach them how to protect themselves.
  • Help young people to understand when an online encounter is not safe and what they can do about it.

Talking Tantrums
A 2.5 hour workshop for parents of under 5s

We will help you to:

  • Understand why young children have tantrums.
  • What you can do to prevent and manage them.
  • Manage difficult or uncooperative behaviour.
  • Effective strategies to cope with bedtimes, mealtimes and other stressful times of the day.
  • Having fun together and reduce family stress.


 

Your Feedback


"Excellent teen brain explanation. Very well delivered and engaging session"


"Good tips on how to cope and manage the teenage years"


"Technique to deal with conflict was most useful."


"Trainers explained very well and easy to understand."


"Understanding the brain development and dealing with conflict strategies were most useful."


"The practical how to pieces were so helpful. I think the way the evening built up to this was crucial for success."


"Understanding the reason why my children behave the way they do."


"Understanding the source of issues and how to communicate, how to begin a conversation was very useful."


"The breakdown of how motivation works and also the choices that lead to success and failure."


"Excellent, practical, usable information. A good level of knowledge and explanations."


"I appreciated the references to scientific research."


"Very practical workshop. I have learnt some key phrases and techniques."


"Informative and evidence based discussions around various options to motivate children."


"Understanding motivation from a child's perspective."



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