Lunch & Learn @ Quirky Kid

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Posted on by Emily Wright

We love learning at Quirky Kid. Every day our team review articles, attend workshops and complete hours of clinical supervision.  We are really excited to invite you to our HQ’s so we can all learn together. Welcome to our ‘Lunch & Learn ‘ sessions – a fun, practical, informative and yummy learning space at our Sydney and Wollongong clinics regularly.

The ‘Lunch & Learn’  will provide practical and informative 60 – 90-minute sessions to expand our knowledge in emerging topics and current child development and family issues. Topics that we will be addressing are:

  • Eating Disorders
  • Acceptance Commitment Therapy 
  • Writing Reports for Family Court
  • Cyber Bullying
  • Self Care for Psychologists
  • ADHD
  • Many Others

Each session will be different to the last with highly regarded professionals in the field presenting on a range of different topics.

Who Should Attend

‘Lunch & Learn’ sessions will be beneficial for any psychologists, school counsellors, teachers and health or educational professionals working with young people.

Cost 

Workshops will be run on a not-for-profit basis and subsided by Quirky Kid.
‘Lunch & Learn’ sessions will cost between  $35 and $50 (+GST) only. BYO lunch (so long as they aren’t too messy, and no nuts to be safe). Drinks provided.

What to Bring

A pen, paper, a smile and you laptop for notes. 
If you want to get the most of ‘Lunch & Learn’ we recommend that you come prepared with questions for the speaker. The sessions are intimate in size so there will be a great opportunity to interact with the speakers, other professionals and to ask questions.

Upcoming Sessions are:

  • Friday, 23rd June 12:00 – 1:30pm (Sydney)
    Writing Therapy Reports for Family and Children’s Court – The Do’s and Don’ts by Dianne Starkey.
    REGISTER ONLINE 
  • Monday, 3rd July, 12:00 – 1:30pm (Sydney)
    eSafety. Looking out for Children and Adolescents Online by The Office of Children’s eSafety Commissioner 
    REGISTER ONLINE 
  • Friday, 14th July, 12:00pm – 1:30pm (Austinmer)
    Narrative Therapy. What and Why by Rebecca Sng
  • Friday, 21st July, 12:00pm – 1:30pm (Austinmer)
    Non-drug Approach to treating ADHD by Stuart Johnson
    REGISTER ONLINE
  • Friday, July 28, 12:00 pm – 1:30pm (Sydney)
    Flexible Parenting. How can Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT) Help? by Louise Shepherd
    REGISTER ONLINE  
  • Friday, 1st September, 12:00pm – 1:30pm  (Austinmer)
    Can Food Affect a Child’s Behaviour? by Stephanie Meades

 

Locations

Lunch & Learn Session will take place in 

  • Sydney – Level 1, Unit 2, 83-85 Queen Street, Woollahra
  • Wollongong –  Unit 105, 62 Moore Street, Austinmer

 

Register Your Interest

(Register your interest in order to get updates on times and dates for our upcoming speakers).





 

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