Here are some professional development workshops for faculty and staff at UBC’s Okanagan campus over the next few weeks:
Through the child’s eyes with Vanessa LaPointe
The Summer Institute in Education 2013 is offering two public workshops on May 11 withVanessa LaPointe, a private registered psychologist who has been supporting families and children for 13 years.
|THROUGH THE CHILD’S EYES: WORRIES AND WONDERS
Responding to the needs of the worried or anxious child by creating in them a sense of wonder that is not as quick to overwhelm.
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 noon
|THROUGH THE CHILD’S EYES: SENSE AND SENSITIVITY
Understanding the experience of the highly sensitive child and caring for them in a manner that allows them to flourish
Time: 1 to 4 p.m.
To register for either workshop, visit the Faculty of Education website. To find out more contact Wendy Klassen, associate professor of education.
For a full listing visit the Okanagan campus events calendar.