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Understanding Anxiety in Children and Adolescents with Dr. Mary Miller

Professional development (PD) Auckland

Posted: 14 July 2021
Notice reference #: 1HANJF

This course is designed to help school leaders/ teachers/ support staff to recognise and understand common types of anxiety that students of all ages may be experiencing. This workshop will help teachers understand anxiety and the triggers that contribute to student anxiety. We will examine practical ways to help support students with anxiety and discuss evidence-based strategies that work. These are explained through hands-on activities and  examples.

Learning outcomes

At the completion of the course participants will be able to:

  • Recognise common types of anxiety in students (children and adolescents)
  • Understand how anxiety affects young people
  • Gain knowledge about the types of treatments available
  • Practice skills to help support students with anxiety.

Events summary

Auckland

02 September 2021 – 02 September 2021

Further information

Contact: Kohia Centre

 (09) 623 8977

kohia@auckland.ac.nz

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