• December 7, 2018

The Incredible Years Group Leaders Training

In-depth discussion and training for group leaders in the empirically supported Incredible Years® programmes

 

Parents and Babies Programme (ages 0 – 1 year)

Date: 21, 22 May 2019

Time: 9am – 5pm

 

About the training:

This 2-day training is designed for group leaders who plan to implement the Incredible Years® Parents and Babies Programme. This 9-session programme focuses on teaching parents how to provide nurturing parenting to babies including: offering physical, tactile, verbal and visual stimulation, coping with crying babies, safety proofing one’s house, and understanding the developmental needs of babies.

Group therapy process issues such as empowering parents, collaborating, dealing with resistance, confronting and teaching, supporting and advocating for parents will be discussed. It is recommended (but not required) that group leaders have previously attended the 3-day Basic Incredible Years® Parent Group Leader Training.

Course Fee:

$592.00

 

 

Toddler/ Pre-school/ School Age Programme (ages 2 – 12 years)

Date: 23, 24, 27, 28 May 2019

Time: 9am – 5pm

 

About the training:

The training will cover in depth the group-based BASIC Parenting Programmes, which are designed to promote positive parenting strategies and assist parents in managing children’s behaviour problems. Three Incredible Years® Programmes are covered in the BASIC Training: Toddler Parent Programme, Preschool Basic Parent Programme and School Age Basic Programme.

Content includes: child-directed play, special time (play), academic, social, emotional and emotional coaching, praise and incentives, rules and responsibilities, predictable routines, limit setting, problem solving and ways to foster homework completion and after school monitoring

 

Course Fee:

$1,082.00

 

 

Venue:

Morning Star Training Centre

Block 323B Sengkang East Way

#01-553 Singapore 542323

 

Who should attend:

  • Nurses
  • Teachers
  • Therapists
  • Counsellors
  • Social Workers
  • Special Education Teachers
  • Family Life Education Trainers
  • Social Service Professionals
  • Pyschoeducation Therapists

 

Closing Date:

15 April 2019

 

Trainer: 

Kimberlee Shoecraft has been a social services practitioner for more than 14 years and a Certified Mentor/Trainer for The Incredible Years® since 2009. She has facilitated parent groups, parent and infant groups and children groups for many years with high-risk populations. Kimberlee also provides training programs for social service professionals both in America and internationally.

Kimberlee has a B.S. in Sociology, Master’s in Social Work and a Post Graduate Certificate Program in Psychological Trauma.

 

For more information, download the info-brochure

To register, download the registration form and email the completed form to training@morningstar.org.sg with the subject title “IY Group Leaders Training”

 

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