Mental Health Workshop for parents

Workshop for Parents/Caregivers/Guardians of Post-Primary Pupils on Mental Health Awareness Initiative

This 90-minute presentation is for parents/caregivers/guardians and other adults interested or concerned about young peoples’ mental health.

As a result of this presentation, participants will:

  • Gain an understanding of the key issues impacting on the mental health and wellbeing of young people.
  • Learn to promote positive mental health in young people.
  • Understand how to recognise some of the signs that a young person may be struggling with their mental health.
  • Learn the value of listening as a way of supporting young people.

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

Venue:                      Laois Education Centre

Date:            Tuesday 22nd May 2018

Time:            7-8.30pm

Facilitator:  Patricia White, Post- Primary Teacher & Mental Health Trained Facilitator

 

Workshop for Parent/Caregivers/Guardians of Primary Pupils on Mental Health Awareness Initiative

This 90-minute presentation is aimed at parent/caregiver or guardian of children in primary school.

If you are a parent/caregiver or guardian of a primary school child/children, you are 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 on how to best support and promote the mental health of all children and is not targeted at children with specific mental health issues.

Venue:                      Laois Education Centre

Date:            Monday 28th May 2018

Time:            7-8.30pm

Facilitator:  Frankie Andrews, Primary Teacher & Mental Health Trained Facilitator

To book a place on either of the above, please contact Yvonne, Laois Education Centre at (057) 8672402

 

  • There is no fee for the above course.
  • Booking is essential.
  • Places are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis.