FREE Triple P talk for parents of children and teenagers aged 6 – 14 years

Brigid Geoghegan
Brigid Geoghegan • 3 October 2018

Are you concerned About your child/teen experiencing Anxiety?

 

FREE Triple P talk for parents of children and teenagers aged 6 – 14 years

 

Being a parent to a child/teenager who is experiencing anxiety can be tough. It can affect day to day functioning and family life, they may be worried about what people  think of them, are shy or withdrawn. They avoid social situations and activities, struggle to attend school and worry about tests /exams. They seek constant reassurance and can feel sick when worried.

 

The talk will cover the following:

• How does anxiety work?

• Understanding anxiety

• Parents as models

• Being an emotion coach

• Thinking flexibly & realistically

• Avoidance and exposure

• Managing children’s anxious behaviour; and

• Constructive coping and problem solving

 

Host: Dr. Vanessa Cobham

University Queensland Australia

Developer of Triple P Fearless Parenting Programme

 

FREE TO ATTEND NO NEED TO BOOK YOUR PLACE

 

Thursday 11th October 2018

Radisson Hotel Athlone

(Parking limited, come early)

7.30 pm to 9.00pm

 

Reducing Anxiety in Children & Teenagers

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