Date: Thursday, April 15, 2021
Description: Join Linsey McNelis for an introduction to Play Therapy and how it may be of benefit to you in your caring role. Linsey is an accredited Play Therapist with over 15 years experience working with children as an educator and therapist. Linsey spent four years working as an educator with children with special needs, and through her work became interested in the power of play. She started her training as a Play Therapist in 2008 with a passion to help children to work through their problems in a safe environment, becoming more self-aware and developing their self- esteem. Linsey has helped children with wide-ranging issues including anxiety, aggression, low self-esteem, sibling rivalry, family separation, loss, ASD, ADHD and selective mutism. Linsey has completed further training in Attachment programmes which allow her to work closely with parents to strengthen their relationships with their children. Places are limited so register early.
Location: All counties
Mode of Delivery: Online/Virtual
Pre-registration Required: Yes
Registration Details: For further information or to register for this event, please
email firstname.lastname@example.org with details of the ages of the child, or children you care for, and your caring situation, to enable us to deliver a targeted session.
Cost of Activity/Event: Free
Target Audience: New carer, current carer, young carer
Further Information: Please contact Francis Kane, Carer Supports Manager Galway & Mayo, by email at email@example.com or by phone on 093 30060.