Genevieve Simperingham

Ngunguru, NZ - Aware Parent Instructor

Workshop title: "How to foster Emotional Intelligence in your Centre ? and why that means a happier learning environment with less tension for all"

With the tips and insights you'll gain in this workshop, you'll return to work inspired and ready to approach challenges amongst children with more confidence and a revitalized enthusiasm.
We now know that emotional intelligence reduces violence, increases self-esteem and social skills and provides the best foundation for learning and development.
Genevieve teaches the necessary skills that are needed to foster the emotionally safe and inclusive environment that allows children to operate (and co-operate!) at their best.
Learn more about;
- Forming, maintaining and repairing attachments with babies and young children.
- Transforming unhealthy behaviour by relating to the feelings beneath the behaviour.
- Listening skills that foster connection and trust.
- Setting limits while staying connected.
- Conflict resolution and problem solving skills.
Training for early childhood teachers

Personal Bios: Genevieve Simperingham is the founder of the Peaceful Parent Institute (PPI). PPI offer seminars for parents and educators, professional development for teachers and individual coaching for parents, families and early childhood centres. Their mission is to empower parents and teachers with the skills and awareness they need to create more harmony, happiness and peace in their families or centres. Genevieve shares her in-depth study of many renowned experts in the fields of early childhood development and neuroscience, as well as her experience with clients and groups over 22 years and as a parent working with this model for 19 years. Genevieve has a Diploma in Psychosynthesis Counsellor, and is a Certified Aware Parenting instructor, having trained with Dr. Aletha Solter PhD (psychologist and author of five parenting books based on attachment science). She is also a Heart to Heart Parenting Facilitator, trained by Robin Grille to teach his parenting programs. Robin Grille, psychologist and psychotherapist is based in Sydney and is the author of 'Parenting for a Peaceful World' and 'Heart to Heart Parenting'. She's a feature writer for The Natural Parent Magazine (NZ and Oz).

Genevieve Simperingham