May 2, 2018 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Aulneau Renewal Centre - 228 Hamel
Connecting to youth is not always easy. This full-day workshop will support caregivers and professionals to build relationships with exceptional youth. Learn with Angela Taylor, a former child in care labeled with complex needs, a caregiver to exceptional children, and service provider, who has learned over 20 years how to connect to youth with diverse needs.
- Introduction to attachment and developmental needs of youth who are neuro-diverse (Trauma, ADHD, Autism, FASD, and others)
- Building on strengths
- Exploring triggers and how to support youth and ourselves through these difficult moments, with compassion
- Sharing tools and strategies for connecting
- Creating unique plans for connecting with unique youth