Parent Trail 1: Train the Trainer

Region: 
Brisbane
Organiser: 
Lighthouse Resources
When: 
Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 9:00am to Friday, March 29, 2019 - 4:30pm
Pricing: 
$350
Location
Address: 
Kyabra Rd
Suburb: 
Runcorn
State: 
QLD
Postcode: 
4 109
Contact
Name: 
Lighthouse Administration
Phone No.: 
33739499
At the completion of this workshop, participants will have: At the conclusion of the two day training participants will be equipped with enough experience and confidence to facilitate their own Parent Trail group. Each participant will receive his or her own Parent Trail Group instruction manual.

The two day training will cover how to deliver to a group that:

  • Facilitates the hearing and sharing of group member’s stories of parenting
  • Uses art, creative writing, music and discussion when working with this group of parents
  • Explores parenting pictures through the use imagery and movement
  • Uses three-dimensional art to further think about the provision of safety for both parents and children
  • Assists group members to debunk some of the myths that surround mental health diagnosis
  • Provides opportunities to be creative, have fun and relax.

Trish and Maggie will use the metaphor of a bush walk to highlight the stresses, unexpected events and fulfilment involved in parenting when a family member lives with mental health concerns. Participants will be encouraged to participate in several of the interactive experiential group work sessions.