Quality childcare is a good start
Professor Frank Oberklaid and BSCI's Dr. Sarah Wise, writing in The Australian newspaper, call on the Federal Government to develop childcare policies informed by research evidence about brain development in the early years. Read their article here.
Yarning up on Trauma
An intensive four-day workshop for people who want to learn practical ways to better work with Indigenous families with individual trauma, family trauma, community trauma and historical/cultural trauma.
The training focuses on and how to heal ourselves, our children, our families and Communities.
Find out more: Yarning up on Trauma.
Berry Street Education Model - Training Opportunities
We are offering an exciting opportunity to learn about the Berry Street Education Model: A 4 day training course will run one day per month in the second half of 2015.
Calmer Classrooms provides the framework and strategies for engaging children and young people who have experienced trauma and disrupted attachment in a positive education experience. To find out more or to register click here.
Berry Street was first established on the lands of the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respect to their Elders, past and present, and to all the traditional custodians of land throughout Australia.