Learning Opportunity

Children & Anxiety

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Registration Closed
Webinar will be recorded
Facilitator: Melissa Prins
Date:November 22, 2023
Time:4:00 pm to 6:00 pm MTN
Location: Virtual
Session Code: 24-MH-011-CARC
Focus: Mental Health and Wellness

Target Audience

Teachers, Educational assistants, parents, caregivers

About this Learning Opportunity

- My child gets overwhelmed with new activities

- My child struggles when there is a change in their routine

- My child had a hard time meeting new people

- I want to support my child in knowing how to manage their BIG feelings

This workshop will be for parents, teachers, coaches and other adults who want to understand how to support children who live with anxiety. The course will be aimed towards supporting children between the ages of 5-10 years old.

This session addresses the LQS competencies

  • #1: Fostering Effective Relationships
  • #2: Modeling Commitment to Professional Learning
  • #4: Leading a Learning Community

This session addresses the TQS competencies

  • #2: Engaging in Career-Long Learning
  • #3: Demonstrating a Professional Body of Knowledge

This learning opportunity is being subsidized through funding from Alberta Education.

About the Facilitator

Melissa Prins

I obtained my Master of Science in Marital and Family Therapy from Loma Linda University in 2008. I have been a Registered Psychologist since 2014. I have worked with a wide range of clients and presenting concerns throughout my career. I am passionate about working with couples and families, as well as adolescents. I also enjoy facilitating group therapy. My interests and experience are in the areas of trauma, parent-child attachment, grief and loss, and mental health concerns such as... Read more »