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Event Details - 1-2-3 Magic & Emotion Coaching | Canberra | Manage difficult behaviour in children CANCELLED

Title: 1-2-3 Magic & Emotion Coaching | Canberra | Manage difficult behaviour in children CANCELLED
Type of Activity: Workshops & Seminars
Objective of Activity:

Based on a behavioural theoretical framework, the comprehensive one-day training course equips you with the knowledge to teach parents and carers of 2-12 year-olds skills to manage their children’s difficult behaviour. It also teaches children emotional intelligence skills using cognitive-behavioural strategies.

Based on a behavioural theoretical framework, the comprehensive one-day training course equips you with the knowledge to teach parents and carers of 2-12 year-olds skills to manage their children’s difficult behaviour. It also teaches children emotional intelligence skills using cognitive-behavioural strategies.

Expected learning outcomes:

  • The ability to conduct the 1-2-3 Magic® & Emotion Coaching program, as either a three-meeting parent education course or to teach the program one-to-one at your workplace.
  • Knowledge of easy-to-use techniques that parents and carers can use to help children develop self-control and respond with flexibility to frustration.

Active PD points apply.

What’s included:

  • A comprehensive manual to teach parents 1-2-3 Magic® & Emotion Coaching in one-to-one sessions or in a three-meeting parent program.
  • Digital practitioner resources with a slideshow for parent presentations (this excludes the 1-2-3 Magic DVDs).
  • Session-by-session guidelines for parent meetings.
  • A certificate of completion.
  • A licence to teach the program for three years.
  • Lunch and refreshments.
Course / Activity Outline:

Overview

How to discipline without arguing, yelling or smacking

How to sort behaviour

How to handle challenging and testing behaviours

Choosing your strategy, the three choices

Using emotion coaching to encourage good behaviour

7 tactics for encouraging good behaviour

Run Times

8.30am          Registration

9.00am          Course commencement

11.00am        Morning Tea

1.00pm          Lunch

3.00pm          Afternoon Coffee Break

4.30pm          Course Conclusion

OPD points: 5
Course / Workshop content:

Lesson Framework

  • An overview of discipline approaches in contemporary Australia.
  • Coverage of contemporary thinking in child development, particularly the differences between adult and children’s cognitive abilities.
  • Sorting behaviours: what’s involved and the implications for how parents will respond.
  • Common mistakes in addressing misbehaviour, particularly the problem with too much talk and too much emotion.
  • Processes of pattern-establishment and change: how negative reinforcement works, the characteristics of patterns, how to interrupt patterns and extinction bursts
  • Response flexibility in parents and carers: knowing how to avoid getting ‘hooked’ by children’s negative emotions.
  • Choosing your strategy – the three choices:
 do nothing, 
emotion coach 
or use 1-2-3 Magic.
  • Using 1-2-3 Magic: what it’s used for and what it’s not used for, how it’s done properly
, how to implement it at home, how to avoid the two biggest mistakes of parenting.
  • Developing response flexibility in children:
 emotion coaching and cognitive strategies teachers can teach children.
  • Encouraging start behaviours – 20 tips for encouraging wanted behaviour.
Presenter / Provider: Michael Hawton, MAPS | Parentshop
Qualifications: Psychologist, Teacher
Experience:

Michael Hawton is a psychologist, trained teacher and author. He has worked as an expert witness in The Family Court of Australia and The NSW Children’s Court. He is a highly experienced mediator and has developed several nationally recognised parenting, practitioner and teacher PD courses. These programs have been taught to over 110,000 professionals, parents and teachers since 2006.

 

Our dynamic and engaging presenters have been sourced from a variety of professions and bring with them years of practical experience within their chosen field.

Registration URL: https://www.parentshop.com.au/123-magic-and-emotion-coaching/
Cost ($): See below
Registration Instruction:

Courses start at $330 for early bird registrations.

Morning tea and lunch is provided, typically starting at 8.30am finishing at 4.30pm.

Contact Name: Parentshop Pty Ltd
Contact Phone: 1300738278
Contact Email: info@parentshop.com.au

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