Infant Mental Health Workshop/24 January 2024
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
- 0800 - 1600
- TFCC, SLHD and Regional LHDs only (excluding ISLHD & CCLHD) : No Charge
- All external applicants : $250.00(GST included)
All cancellations must be made in writing to TFCC-Education@health.nsw.gov.au
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