The Department of Education and Training is presenting a free webinar for parents and carers by renowned child psychologist Dr Michael Carr-Gregg, on building family resilience during coronavirus (COVID-19).

Parents and carers play a vital role in helping children feel safe through uncertain times.

In this webinar, Dr Carr-Gregg provides tools and strategies for parents and carers to help manage the lockdown and remote learning. Topics include:

*   your supportive role

*   setting the emotional tone

*   focusing on what you can control

*   how to deal with disappointment

*   further resources and where to get help.

Dr Carr-Gregg’s presentation will run for 45 minutes. This will be followed by a 15-minute question-and-answer session in which parents and carers can ask Dr Carr-Gregg questions.

Webinar details

*   When: Tuesday 25 August

*   Time: 7:30pm

*   Duration: 45-minute presentation followed by 15-minute questions and answers session

*   Format: online via Webex

*   Cost: free

How to register:

To register and for more information visit the Managing the Coronacoaster – Tips for building resilient families in the coronavirus era Eventbrite page https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/managing-the-coronacoaster-tips-for-building-resilient-families-registration-116837404823