Infant Mental Health Workshop: 18 October

About this event

Establishing a secure parent-child attachment relationship during the first three years of a child’s life is fundamental for lifelong emotional wellbeing and essential for enjoying satisfying relationships throughout the lifespan. This one-day workshop will delve into:

  • The development of the baby’s first attachment relationship to his most important caregiver
  • The impact of early caregiving on the baby’s developing brain
  • Infant and toddler distress and how parents respond to them
  • Why parental reflective capacity is so important for secure attachment
  • How you can incorporate of the tenets of attachment theory into your clinical practice.
  • Ways to develop parents’ capacity to understand and care for their baby that promote secure infant attachment.

The course delivery provides a mixture of evidence-based information, group-work, videos and interactive work.

  • Do you want to help infants develop secure relationships with their caregivers?
  • Do you want to help caregivers share a sensitive, affectionate and empathic relationship with their babies?

Then this is the workshop for you.

Date and location

  • 18th October 2022
    8:30am - 4:00pm
  • Tresillian Willoughby Family Care Centre 2 Second Avenue, Willoughby NSW 2068

Cost

  • TFCC, SLHD, SNF Staff Only : No Charge
  • External Applicants : $250.00(GST included)

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be made in writing to TFCC-Education@health.nsw.gov.au

Booking window closes on 7th October 2022, 12:44 PM

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