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Empowering children: executive function skills to thrive in a dynamic world

Wednesday, 30 October 2024 | 10am-12:00pm | Online

Learn to create experiences and interactions to strengthen children and young people’s executive functions. Suitable for all ages and needs.

This training is part of the webinar series: Navigating child development in the modern world. Mutli-ticket buy discounts available across the series. See series page for details.


Ticket Prices

£45 members
£60 non-members

Key Learning

This webinar is divided into two parts.

Part 1: Developing our understanding

  • Understanding the main executive functioning capabilities
  • Exploring factors that may impact on the development of these capabilities
  • Strengthening capabilities - what we can do to help

Part 2: Developing children’s understanding

    • Exploring the brain body loop, how to move to the thinking parts of our brain and stay there
    • Discovering ways of strengthening our upstairs brain


Headshot, Nicola McAllister
With an impressive track record spanning 25 years, Nicola McAllister stands as a beacon for vulnerable children and young people. As a seasoned trainer and consultant, she brings forth a wealth of experience, offering invaluable insights to those who support these individuals. Nicola's passion lies in nurturing understanding of child development and regulation, empowering adults to create environments and opportunities for engagement, in which children can thrive.

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