Supporting children and families to recognise and navigate paediatric anxiety

Aim:
Discuss paediatric anxiety in the context of how practitioners can recognise and support children experiencing anxiety and engage their families to contribute to plans to address anxiety in non-stigmatising ways.

Learning outcomes:

  • Identify how to recognise and support children who experience anxiety.
  • Discuss the developmental, relational, and psychosocial context of anxiety in formulating interventions.
  • Identify practical strategies for engaging with a child who is experiencing anxiety.
  • Discuss strategies for engaging parents in non-stigmatising ways that allow them to contribute to plans to best support their child.

Date:

Wednesday 7th September, 2022


Time:

7:15 PM-8:30 PM (AEST)


Location

Online


Contact

webinars@mhpn.org.au


CPD:

1 point


Presenter:

Dr Andrew Leech (WA – General Practitioner)
Dr Ros Powrie (SA – Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist)
Rachel Tomlinson (WA - Psychologist)

Facilitated by: Vicki Mansfield (NSW - Practice Development Officer)



Tags

mental health nursing


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