Introduction to Parenting with PACE

22 October 2021
Zoom | 10am – 3pm

This course will enable adopters to start developing an understanding of:  

  • How early trauma and disruption affects attachment and influences relationships, emotions and behaviour 
  • How to help children who have had a difficult start by providing attachment-focussed parenting  
  • The basic features of this type of parenting, which through an underlying attitude of PACE (playfulness, acceptance, curiosity and empathy) and the provision of emotional safety, structure and routines, focuses on relationship-building, connection and repair  
  • How important reflection and self-care are in maintaining connection, especially when children are struggling