Supporting children and families to recognise and navigate paediatric anxiety
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.
- 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.
Wednesday 7th September, 2022
7:15 PM-8:30 PM (AEST)
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)