News

July 2, 2020

Supporting the Heart of Teaching

Supporting the Heart of Teaching As primary schools close for the summer break, this week we have delivered our final CPD virtual workshop for this term. The appreciation and feedback from teachers and SNAs has made the hard work in getting our courses on-line all worthwhile. With the arrival of Covid19, we geared up quickly […]

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June 24, 2020

Our Covid-19 Response to Support Frontline Workers

Our Covid-19 Response to Support Frontline Workers Like many organisations, we are coming to terms with this ‘new normal’ of working from home, having meetings via Zoom and all of the other logistical, technical and social changes that have come hand-in-hand with Covid-19. We are a small charity, but our response to the pandemic has […]

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April 22, 2020

Seven Reasons Why Listening Matters

Seven Reasons Why Listening Matters Social distancing has become the new norm for now. But in the absence of physical presence, an empathetic listening ear can give a sense of shared humanity and shared experience. It’s like giving and receiving a virtual hug. Being listened to can help to ‘normalise’ our feelings of concern, anxiety […]

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April 20, 2020

A New Date for Reconnecting with the Heart of Frontline Practice Seminar

A New Date for Reconnecting with the Heart of Frontline Practice Seminar Our one-day seminar, ‘Reconnecting with the Heart of Frontline Practice’, for frontline practitioners has been postponed until Thursday 26th November 2020, due to current Covid-19 restrictions. The 26th of November is also Thanksgiving Day, which will offer us all an opportunity to reflect […]

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April 16, 2020

Working with CESC to Support Teachers’ Professional Development

Working with CESC to Support Teachers’ Professional Development In a joint initiative with Cork Education Support Centre (CESC), we are piloting our on-line training for teachers and SNAs with a free and facilitated on-line screening of ‘Resilience: The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope’, a documentary about Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), on Thursday […]

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Upcoming Courses

Reconnecting with the Heart of Practice Seminar

Location | Northridge House, Castle Road, Blackrock, Cork

Date | November 26th 2020

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3 Day ABLE Training

Location | The Wisdom Centre, Cork St, Dublin 8

Date | September 9th, 23rd & 24th

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3 Day ABLE Training

Location | Northridge House, Castle Road, Blackrock, Cork

Date | Sept 22nd, Oct 6th & 7th

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3 Day ABLE Training

Location | The Wisdom Centre, Cork St, Dublin 8

Date | Nov 10th, 24th & 25th

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3 Day ABLE Training

Location | Northridge House, Castle Road, Blackrock, Cork

Date | Nov 17th, Dec 1st & 2nd

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Fiona, Teacher