Therapeutic Caring (Face to Face)
From: 20 April 10:30 am
Until: 20 April 2:30 pm
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03 9416 4292

Therapeutic Caring (Face to Face)

The foster carer experience, Caring for Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Children

Do you want to learn more about how to increase secure attachments through play?

This training will introduce foster and kinship carers to parenting with Theraplay®. Theraplay® is relationship based approach that carers can use in the home to build and strengthen a secure attachment relationship with the child in care. The training provides opportunities to practice and learn practical tips and strategies to expand your parenting toolbox.

Carers will learn:

  • What is Theraplay®
  • To understand why play is especially important for a child's development
  • To understand the four key parenting qualities (Structure, Engagement, Nurture and Challenge) used in Theraplay®
  • Learn Theraplay® games that are fun and an easy way for carers to connect with children
  • How to use play in everyday situations with children in your care to build a closer relationship
  • How to use Theraplay® with sibling groups

Presented by: Keystone Counselling & Consulting

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Hosted by: Anglicare

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If you would like to access financial support for travel (for those travelling over an hour) to attend the session, or to request free onsite child care, please contact Carer KaFÉ on 9416 4292. 

Therapeutic Caring (Face to Face)

The foster carer experience, Caring for Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Children
Therapeutic Caring (Face to Face)
From: 20 April 10:30 am
Until: 20 April 2:30 pm
Save to calendar
03 9416 4292

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