Webinars for parents and carers

Our parenting support team offers a range of free training webinars to help parents and carers support their young person's mental health. Topics include attachment, aggressive behaviours and emotionally based school avoidance

Introduction to our webinars from Josie, our parenting mental health project manager

Introduction to our webinars for parents and carers

The adolescent brain

Support for parents and carers with children or young people that are self harming

Ali Lovegrove is a Emotional Health and Wellbeing Worker at YMCA DownsLink Group and has a background working with children, young people and their families in groups and 1:1, using a psycho-education approach. She has experience in training and facilitation of workshops in several specialist areas such as Adverse Childhood Experiences and Trauma Informed Practice.

Emotionally based school avoidance: webinar with Amy

Amy Sayer was previously the mental health lead in a secondary school and is the author of Supporting staff mental health in your school. She has a wide range of experience delivering mental health workshops to support children's and adults' mental health and well-being.

Supporting parents or carers with children and young people presenting with aggressive behaviour -webinar with Nicola

Nicola Gardner is a trainer and practitioner, specialising in trauma-related mental health, and with over 20 years of experience working with traumatised adults, children, young people, looked after children and those with differing learning needs. Her practice is underpinned by sound knowledge and understanding of the developing brain, child development and relationships.

Understanding anxiety in young people

Attachment: developing secure relationships between a child or young person and their primary care-giver - webinar with Nicola

Self soothing for children and young people

OCD & Intrusive Thoughts

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