Look into my Eyes!
WORKSHOP FOR PARENTS
A day’s workshop of sharing by, for and with Parents
Supporting shared attention and regulation, engagement and back and forth interaction with the child.
The goal for the day is to celebrate the young child’s relationships and to explore together how we can, as parents, encourage development and real connection through DIR/floortime, using shared attention and regulation, engagement, purposeful communication and social problem solving opportunities with our children.
- Presentations by parents and others, with a focus on supportive experiences, strategies, activities and positive parental networking.
- “Playful Interactons – with a focus on sensory-motor activities” – Suzanne Bradley-Moran, Paediatric Occupational Therapist.
- “The importance of PLAY in support of learning, communication and development” – Nora Fahy, Play Therapist.
- “Person to Person activities supporting Engagement and Purposeful communication in support of meaningful interaction and relationship” – Mari Caulfield, Speech and Language Therapist.
Aine Conocur from Thinking Toys will be in attendance for the day.
Cancellations made up to 21st September are refunded, subject to a cancellation fee of €10. No refunds are made after this date.