Far North Coast Conference

The wonderful Far North Conference is on again at the Mantra SALT Resort, Kingscliff.

Numbers are strictly limited however it is an ideal time to get up to date information and mix with colleagues from the Early Childhood Education Field.

Masterclass will be held on 27th March, 9-4 pm

TOPIC: Trauma informed practice with young children

Presented by Lisa Gardiner
This masterclass will …
unpack and explore trauma and its impact on brain/neuro development and attachment, identify trauma-informed practice opportunities in early childhood reflect on participants’ attachment styles and the impact that has on relationships and application of practice

2020 masterclass FNC

Saturday Conference day is 28th March 9 am to 4 pm.

Opening keynote
Dr Sandra Cheeseman – What makes for a great day?

Workshop Sessions
Lisa Gardiner – Creating therapeutic play environments for children who have experienced trauma

Donna Osmetti – Pijjibun (Bangalow Palm) Project –Weaving, winding and fashioning palm fronds

Travis DeVries – Aboriginal Art – Ancient Symbolism, Modern Context – Finding your own artistic voice

Get Knotted – Macramé creations

Be You – Building your resilience and wellbeing as an educator

Laure Hislop (KU) – STEM workshop

Pip Rose – Work, Play and Feel with Clay

Dr Sandra Cheeseman – 0-3 years … Listening to learn

Janet Auret – How do we learn to have dynamic balance? Neuro-motor development in children

Closing keynote
Catharine Hydon – The important questions to ask

People are encouraged to book quickly

2020 conference flyer FNC

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