2018 Parent Information Series - Raising Resilient Teens

Wednesday 29th August 2018 , 7:00pm

Mary Herring Hall, Toorak College
2018-08-29 7:00pm2018-08-29 Australia/Brisbane 2018 Parent Information Series - Raising Resilient TeensRaising Resilient Teens Presented by Collett Smart Resilience is the ‘buzz’ word at present, but how does it help our children, and what does this look like in practical terms? Collett Smart is a psychologist, qualified teacher, lecturer and writer with more than 20 years experience working in private and public schools, as well as in private practice. She appears regularly on national television and radio, as an expert in teen and family issues. Collett has taught and delivered psychology workshops and seminars around the world, including Australia, the UK and Africa and is an Ambassador for International Justice Mission Australia. We invite members of the Toorak College community to join Collett for an informative evening on Wednesday 29th August, 2018. Collett will present: - the research behind resilience and the links to improved problem-solving skills, social competence, wellbeing and a sense of purpose - how we might harness resilience factors within each child - how to help children maintain resilience while on their devices - practical tips for enhancing your relationship with your children and teenagers Mary Herring Hall, Toorak College

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Raising Resilient Teens

Presented by Collett Smart

Resilience is the ‘buzz’ word at present, but how does it help our children, and what does this look like in practical terms?

Collett Smart is a psychologist, qualified teacher, lecturer and writer with more than 20 years experience working in private and public schools, as well as in private practice. She appears regularly on national television and radio, as an expert in teen and family issues. Collett has taught and delivered psychology workshops and seminars around the world, including Australia, the UK and Africa and is an Ambassador for International Justice Mission Australia.

We invite members of the Toorak College community to join Collett for an informative evening on Wednesday 29th August, 2018.

Collett will present:

- the research behind resilience and the links to improved problem-solving skills, social competence, wellbeing and a sense of purpose

- how we might harness resilience factors within each child

- how to help children maintain resilience while on their devices

- practical tips for enhancing your relationship with your children and teenagers

Suitable for parents of Year 5-12 students.

Please RSVP via the facebook link below or alternatively call Reception on 9788 7200.