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Reducing Anxiety and Using a Mindfulness Approach with Children and Young People (Level 3 Award)


Course Overview

This Level 3 course offers techniques, skills and strategies for reducing anxiety in children and young people through the use of mindfulness. Research shows us that mindfulness and meditation can help reduce stress indicators. This course will provide parents and practitioners with techniques that they can use with children and young people that will in turn help them to handle negative emotions better, and give them tools that they can use throughout their lives.
  • Start Date
    16 Jan 2023
  • Study Mode
  • Duration
    6 Weeks
  • Campus

Important Message

Fees must be paid at the time of enrolment, or arrangements should be put in place to pay by instalments. The full fee includes tuition, registration and examination fees (where relevant). Depending on your circumstances you may be entitled to a reduced (concessionary) fee. Reduced fees are applied to the cost of tuition only. Failure to enrol before the Awarding Body deadline may result in you incurring a late fee.

Available Sessions

  • Course
    Start Date
  • Course: OCN NI Level 3 Award in Reducing Anxiety and Using a Mindfulness Approach with Children and Young People Ref S019
    Campus: Strabane
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date: 16/01/2023
    Full £30.00
    Concession £30.00
    Examination £28.00

Course Offering

  • Site location Strabane
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Entry Requirements

UK Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements, however, this level 3 course builds on skills, techniques and strategies learnt from completing the OCN Level 2 Award in Introduction to Mindfulness and Reducing Anxiety in Children.

Additional Information

This course is targeted at parents and those working with children and young people and will look at what stress is for children and the effect that this has on the brain and the body. This course builds on the skills and capabilities developed in the Level 2 Award - An Introduction to Mindfulness and Reducing Anxiety in Children. Students will learn mindfulness techniques and meditations that will not only help the children that they care for but will also lead to better self care of themselves. Students will explore the importance of developing these practices on brain development and the positive impact that they have. Exam fee payable at time of enrolment


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