Mar
27
Wed
Training on Adolescence @ St Andrew's Children's Society
Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Training on Adolescence @ St Andrew's Children's Society

Are you an adoptive parent or foster carer to an adolescent? Join us on Wednesday, 27th March from 10am to 12.30pm to find out what changes you might expect to see in your adolescent’s behaviour and how best to respond and help them through this time.

Please call 0131 454 3370 and ask to speak to the Duty Worker or email info@standrews-children.org.uk to find out more or make a booking.

Apr
8
Mon
Level One Theraplay & MIM & Optional One Day Group Theraplay @ St Andrew's Children's Society
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am – Apr 12 @ 5:00 pm
Level One Theraplay & MIM & Optional One Day Group Theraplay @ St Andrew's Children's Society

Theraplay is a short-term, therapist-guided dyadic psychotherapy that focuses on parent-child relationships.

Programme Content Includes:

  • Principles of attachment theory on an intellectual and experiential level
  • The Four Dimensions of Theraplay for Child Development
  • Experiential exercises to turn a child’s resistance into cooperation and therapeutic progress
  • Videos of Theraplay treatment with many different clients in addition to the demonstration family with children AND MORE!

Dates:

8-11 April 2019 plus an optional one-day Group Theraplay

Costs:

5 Day – Introductory Level Theraplay® and Group Theraplay® – £1,050.00

 1 Day Group Theraplay® (only)  – £150.00

(You must have completed the 4 day Theraplay/MIMS  programme or the exam online with the Institute to do the one-day Group              Theraplay training).

Who Should Attend?

Psychiatrists and social workers/professionals.

Tickets/Further Information:

Please call 0131 454 3370 and ask to speak to the Duty Worker or email info@standrews-children.org.uk to find out more or make a booking.

Apr
17
Wed
Relax Kids Session for 3 – 9 Year Olds @ St Andrew's Children's Society
Apr 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Relax Kids Session for 3 - 9 Year Olds @ St Andrew's Children's Society

We are delighted to announce that Sarah from Relax Kids will be coming into St Andrew’s Children’s Society again due to the huge success of her last visit on Wednesday, 17th April from 10.30am to 11.30am to hold a free Relax Kids session for children aged 3 – 9 years.

Here are just some of the lovely comments we’ve received about Sarah’s Relax Kids sessions…

“Deacon liked talking about his brain…

Deacon’s dad liked lying down at the end zzzz

 

“I felt happy”

 

“It was fab. So lovely to see all the kids engaged and experiencing ‘calm.’ We’ve had lots of chat about the different brains since the last Relax Kids session. Thanks.”

You can find out more about Relax Kids by clicking on this link:

https://www.relaxkids.com/

Spaces for this event are limited so please do get in touch as soon as possible with our Duty Worker by calling 0131 454 3370 or emailing info@standrews-children.org.uk to book a place.

May
11
Sat
Information Stand at the East Lothian Pride Saltire Community, Charities and Business Fair @ Cockenzie House and Gardens
May 11 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Information Stand at the East Lothian Pride Saltire Community, Charities and Business Fair @ Cockenzie House and Gardens

Thinking about adoption or fostering? Come and speak to us at our stand at the East Lothian Pride Saltire Community, Charities and Business Fair at Cockenzie House and Gardens on Saturday, 11th May from 12 noon to 5pm. We can tell you all about the adoption and fostering process and answer any questions you may have.

If you would like to speak to someone before the event please call 0131 454 3370 and ask to speak to our Duty Worker or email info@standrews-children.org.uk and someone will get back to you.

We hope you can join us on the day!