PLCT ‘Group Intervention’ conference

Posted on Updated on

Peter Lang Children’s Trust is holding a conference on ‘Group Intervention’ on Friday 26th June, 9,30am – 4.30pm at The Pavilion, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL51 6PN

Speakers include:

  “Solihull Approach” – Dr Rebecca Johnson, Chartered Clinical Psychologist, Solihull Approach

A brief outline of the Solihull Approach model and its relevance to both professionals and parents, with a focus on our groups and courses for parents (antenatal, postnatal and on-going parenting). Rebecca will introduce the latest exciting release from the Solihull Approach – a brand new online antenatal course and free online portal called ‘Our Place’.

  “Click – antenatal classes: one-off 3 hour evidence based antenatal classes where less can be more” – Dr Tejinder Kondel, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, ClickParenting

This presentation will describe how ‘Click’ antenatal classes have a transformational impact on the mother-infant relationship when compared to routine antenatal classes. Additionally, the first longitudinal study to report advanced cognitive, social and emotional advances in the children at age 2.5 – 3 years.

  “Baby Steps” –  Dr Karen Bateson, Consultant Clinical Child Psychologist, NSPCC

A new evidence-based perinatal education programme for parents who need additional support, including those who may have chaotic lifestyles and who traditionally might be called ‘hard to reach’. Baby Steps is a nine-session group programme for mums-and dads-to-be, beginning with a home visit, then parents attend six weekly group sessions before the baby is born, followed by three more sessions after the birth.

“Delivering to families the Mellow Way” – Dr Christine Puckering, Clinical Psychologist, Mellow Parenting and the Mellow Team

 The Mellow Team will give a brief overview of Infant Mental Health, attachment and how they fit into Mellow Parenting. This will be followed by an introduction to the antenatal phase and Mellow Bumps, leading into Mellow Babies, along with a presentation on working with Dads the Mellow Way.

Please click here for the booking form (PDF format) Conference flyer & booking form1 (Word format) BOOKING FORM

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s