Webinar - Juggling Home and School: Support for Primary Parents

Webinar - Juggling Home and School: Support for Primary Parents

Webinar - Juggling Home and School: Support for Primary Parents

DATE:        Wednesday, 20 January 2021  
TIME:        7pm to 8pm 
VENUE:    Online via Zoom

Topic Areas: Parent Wellbeing; Child Wellbeing; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Mental Health; Wellbeing; Homeschooling; Covid 19

This webinar will offer practical advice to parents who once again find themselves juggling home and school in one place. This webinar will explore how to support your child’s emotional wellbeing whilst also taking care of your own. It will identify how to motivate your child depending on age and examine how to connect with your child.

Primary Discussion Topics

  • What is my child’s brain doing?
  • Social and emotional communication
  • Calming strategies…..My cup first.
  • Supporting my child through change
  • Why empathy is the number one tool

Learning Outcomes

  • To explore social and emotional communication
  • To identify ways to build routine, connection and motivation
  • To examine when and how to using calming strategies

Bio Nicola Culloty B.Ed. M.A CBT


Nicola Culloty is a primary educator with twenty years experience working with disadvantaged communities. As Home School Community Liaison she formed an authentic and lasting partnership with parents from one of the most deprived areas in Ireland. Nicola has researched the Mental Health Needs of Traveller women and is passionate about helping others to gain a greater understanding of the barriers preventing engagement.

Nicola completed a Masters in CBT and is currently practising as a CBT therapist.  She is very experienced on the impact of trauma on both adults and children and is proficient in the techniques used to overcome and assist those living with mental health issues.

As a primary school teacher Nicola is very aware of the importance of caring for our teachers and indeed, teacher’s own self care. Nicola founded Full Circle CBT in 2020. She provides webinar and on site training to teachers, service providers and agencies. She is passionate about supporting teachers in how to mind
themselves in a profession where they are faced daily with children and indeed parents who are dealing with trauma. Nicola has a particular interest in teacher wellbeing and is very aware of the impact of stress on teachers in Ireland. 

Nicola has facilitated parenting groups and worked closely with parents of children who have experienced trauma in her roles as teacher, therapist and HSCL.


Course Properties

Course date 20-01-2021 7:00 pm
End Date 20-01-2021 8:00 pm
Capacity 50
Fee Free
Tutor - Speaker Nicola Culloty
Select Hours 1
Location Online via Zoom


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