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How to Support Children Through Transition Times.

Coping with change - Kinder to school, foundation years to early primary.

Workshops for Parents 


Supporting Parents by:

Understanding the challenges faced within the transition process
Recognising behaviour changes during transition
Understanding how their child copes with change
Supporting their child's social-emotional skills
Providing strategies to support a successful transition 

$60.50 per participant (incl. GST).



We are holding a Special Parent Webinar on Wednesday the 21st February 2024

. This workshop is designed to help parents navigate the challenges that children face during periods of change and transition. We will provide practical tips and strategies to support your child's emotional well-being and help them develop resilience. Whether it's starting a new school, moving to a new home, or any other significant change, this workshop will equip you with the tools you need to guide your child through these transition times. Don't miss out on this valuable opportunity!


Workshops for Parents (In Person)  


Held onsite at kindergarten services with a minimum of 20 participants.


Contact us now to arrange a parent workshop at your kinder!


What participants are saying...


"It was amazing!!! Worth the travel and look forward to incorporating strategies in my setting."


"Amazing delivery. Thoroughly enjoyed and it was a pleasure to learn alongside Carmel."


"The workshop was presented very well and extremely easy to follow and understand."


"Very useful!!! Reflected on my own practice and am enthusiastic to continue with my own children and kinder families." 


"A fantastic day!!! Very well delivered and applicable to multiple contexts." 


"Left with practical strategies and knowledge of theory underpinning them."


"Really informative.  Enjoyed and gained more knowledge and confidence in teaching young children."



YOUR PRESENTER - Dr Carmel Ferretti is a clinical psychologist who has completed a PhD in Psychology at the University of Melbourne. Carmel has extensive experience working as a psychologist with infants, children, adolescence and adults over the past 25 years. She has worked as an educational psychologist in primary and secondary schools providing professional development to staff, individual and group programmes for children and parent information sessions. She has also worked clinically in the past 15 years in a variety of hospital settings as a researcher at the Mercy Hospital, Royal Women’s Hospital and the Children’s Hospital.  More recently she worked on the KidsMatter (Children’s mental health) Transition to school – Parent Initiative, a program to support families and schools in the importance of coping with new transitions.



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