The AIS School Counsellors' Conference 2019 - Working at the Pointy End

The School Counsellor’s Conference is the premier event of 2019 for counsellors from independent schools across NSW.

Date May 30, 2019 - May 31, 2019
Time 9:00am - 4:00pm

The annual two-day Conference will provide participants with professional learning that is up-to-date, theoretical, practical and relevant to supporting students within the independent school sector. The Conference theme - Working at the Pointy End  will cover a range of highly relevant topics aimed to stimulate thinking and professional dialogue. Guest speakers will discuss motivation and engagement of students, as well as working with complex family and parenting issues, Dialectal Behaviour Therapy, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy within the school setting. Workshops will cover difficult issues such as: trauma, behaviour disorders, personality disorders and sexualised behaviours. As always, there will be many opportunities for professional dialogue and networking with like-minded colleagues.

11 Olympic Boulevard
Sydney Olympic Park NSW