Supporting children and families to recognise and navigate paediatric anxiety
This webinar explores 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. Panellists cover how to recognise and support children experiencing anxiety, as well as how to formulate interventions in the developmental, relational, and psychosocial context of anxiety.
- 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.
- Dr Andrew Leech (WA – General Practitioner)
- Dr Ros Powrie (SA – Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist)
- Rachel Tomlinson (WA - Psychologist)
And facilitator Vicki Mansfield (NSW - Practice Development Officer)
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