Child CARE: Our New Program for long day care and early learning centres

What is Child CARE?

Child CARE is a four-session (plus optional call-back) interactive training program designed to support:

  • Wellbeing
  • Growth and development
  • Optimal behaviour
  • Recovery from adversity

Among children in early-learning and long day-care.

Child CARE offers a framework for understanding why children behave the way they do and how to establish a therapeutic care environment that supports growth and addresses factors that give rise to common behaviours of concern.

CARE stands for:

  • Consistency
  • Accessibility
  • Responsiveness
  • Emotional Connectedness

Children need CARE!

What does the Child CARE program offer?

The Child CARE program facilitates the development of a tailored therapeutic CARE Plan for your setting and for individual children.

What is involved?

  • Whole day interactive workshop or a series of four two-hour workshops
  • An embedded self-care framework
  • An evaluation framework
  • An optional call-back addressing the management of ongoing behaviours of concern using CARE.

Child CARE interactive workshops include:

  • Practical activities and demonstrations
  • Audio-visual content
  • Reflection activities

What does it cost*?

Standard implementation (excluding call-back):

$2,500 (GST exclusive) – whole day

$3,500 (GST Exclusive) – series of four two-hour workshops

Add a 2.0 hour callback:

$3,250 (GST inclusive) – whole day

$4,250 (GST exclusive) – series of four two-hour workshops

*Additional costs may apply for implementations outside Adelaide metropolitan area.

Key Contacts:

Georgina Johnson (Relationships Manager):

Rebecca Pearce (Practice Manager):

Trainer: Colby Pearce

Colby Pearce - Attachment

Our principal Clinical Psychologist, Colby is well-known in Australia, the United Kingdom, and Ireland for his informative books and programs. He is also regarded as a lively and accomplished presenter.

View and download a flier here.

View and download the our resources for trauma-responsive practice in early learning centres here.

About colbypearce

I am a practising Clinical Psychologist with twenty-seven years’ experience working with children and young people recovering from abuse and neglect. I am also an author and educator in trauma-informed, therapeutic caregiving. My programs are implemented in Australia and Ireland, and I am well-known for my practical and accessible guidance for caregivers and professionals alike.
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