Understanding anxiety

Understanding Anxiety

Anxiety disorders are thought to be the most common mental disorders in children and young people. This online workshop will explore the ways that anxiety might present in children and young people, and the impact that it can have on their functioning and well-being. Participants will learn about the factors that can contribute to the development of anxiety disorders and the types of supports that are available to assist children and young people.

This workshop will be facilitated by headspace.

Wednesday 5 June, 2024 9.30am-11.30am


The training will comprise didactic and interactive experiential sessions. The workshop will include PowerPoint slides, video clips, online documents, and both large and small group discussions. Regular short breaks will be included throughout the training.

Participants will need a computer, laptop or tablet with internet access and a working camera and microphone to take part in the workshop.

If you are unable to access any of the required equipment, or are unable to attend any part of the workshop, please let us know as soon as possible.

Pre-reading, handouts and the Zoom meeting link will be sent to participants via email prior to the workshop.