Thu, 06 Feb|
Leap for Kids
Cool Kids Program (ASD adaptation) ( 9-12 years)
Cool Kids is a structured program that teaches children and their parents how to better manage a child’s anxiety. This version of the program is the Autism Spectrum Disorder adaptation.
Time & Location
06 Feb 2020, 4:00 pm – 26 Mar 2020, 5:00 pm
Leap for Kids, Suite 1 / 1221 Toorak Road, Camberwell VIC, Australia
About The Event
The Cool Kids Program (Autism Spectrum Disorder Adaptation)
Time: 4.00 pm- 5.00 pm
6, 13, 20, 27 February
5, 12,19, 26 March
Topics covered in the program include:
Learning about anxiety
Learning to think realistically
Parenting an anxious child
Facing fears using stepladders and
Learning coping skills
The Cool Kids program has both a children's manual and parents manual that are made up of activities that we work on in session. There are also regualar practice tasks for you and your child to complete in between each session.
The program is an evidenced based program written by Heidi Lyneham, Anne Chalfant, Ronald Rapee & Louisa Carroll and produced by the Centre of Emotional Health, Macquarie University.
Emma Cooney, Psychologist is an accredited program provider.
Cost: $720 (rebates may apply with a MHCP or NDIS self managed)