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Mindfulness for Early Years

Learn what mindfulness is and how it can benefit your practice within early years and help young children. In today’s society we have an increase in the level of children’s mental health issues, this figure is worrying and as practitioners we can help and support children with their mental health through mindfulness. Helping young children to develop these techniques can have a huge impact on their mental well being through to adulthood.

 

Learning Aims -:

  1. Understand the issues faced by young children and the background to the mental health crisis.

  2. Understand what mindfulness is and how this can be used in early years practice.

  3. Feel confident to apply these techniques into your setting.

 

Confirmation of learning questions will need to be completed at the end of the course.