Our School Readiness Program is suitable for children getting ready for Big School. Targeting transitioning, social-communication and friendship skills.
Children who attend this relationship and communication skills focused program develop a positive sense of themselves, a desire for learning and social opportunities to develop fully as successful young students. This fun but intensive training program is held over 5 days, with 2 hours per day, one week prior to commencement of Term 1.
Our fortnightly Social Skills Group is led by our experienced Speech Therapist, Angela de Silva and Occupational Therapist, Nick Janicaud. Suitable for children with confidence, social-communication or play difficulties. Participants are assigned to the most appropriate facilitator based on their current needs and goals. Our Social Skills Group Program aims to help your child build strong and safe relationship with their peers and the adults around them.
Hourly sessions are held every fortnight on a Tuesday over each school term.
The Secret Agents Society (SAS) Program helps kids crack the codes of emotions and friendships, bullying and friendly joking, conversations and coping. Based on a revolutionary computer game, it is a more advanced, fortnightly social skills training program for older children wanting to learn to “read” other people and make quick and appropriate choices on how to interact with others. Facilitated by our Principal Psychologist, who is a trained SAS Program provider.
Siblings Workshops are designed to provide support for the brothers and sisters of people with special needs, which include physical disability, genetic, learning or developmental disorders, chronic illness and mental health issues. Two separate 4 hour workshops are held on a Sunday for children of different age groups.
Perfect for students preparing for the HSC. Held over 2 Saturdays, this 4 workshop equips participants and their families with cutting-edge, evidence-based stress busting techniques to maximise brain function.
For the strong and modern young woman who knows her own mind and is not easily swayed by peer pressure and media influence. Based on the principles of Positive Psychology, this program includes further developing resilience, positive relationships and mindfulness. Held over 4 Saturdays at 2 hours per session.Facilitated by Chiu Lau, Principal Psychologist.