21TRA263 CBT Skills for Children

21TRA263 CBT Skills for Children




DATE:        Monday, 1 & 8 November  2021  
TIME:         7pm to 8pm 
VENUE:     Online via Zoom 

This Webinar is suitable for Primary or Post Primary Teachers, Special Needs Assistants, Principals, Deputy Principals and Support Staff. 

This webinar series will focus on CBT techniques which can be used to help children with anxiety, motivation, coping and behaviour.

Primary Discussion Topics

  • My Thoughts
  • My Worries
  • Coping Skills
  • Emotional Regulation and Expression
  • Building Relationships
  • Connecting my Mind and Body
  • Healthy Habits
  • Self Esteem
  • Problem Solving
  • Perspective and Communication Skills

Learning Outcomes

  • To explore techniques for children on thought identification and challenging.
  • To help children identify ways to calm the body and mind.
  • To identify coping skills and resilience building.
  • To help children to express and regulate emotions.
  • To focus on the development of pro-social behaviour and enhance relationships.
  • To explore activities for the development of self-esteem.

Bio of Presenter: Nicola Culloty B.Ed. M.A CBT


Nicola Culloty is a primary educator with twenty years experience working with disadvantaged communities. As Home School Community Liaison she formed an authentic and lasting partnership with parents from one of the most deprived areas in Ireland. Nicola has researched the Mental Health Needs of Traveller women and is passionate about helping others to gain a greater understanding of the barriers preventing engagement.

Nicola completed a Masters in CBT and is currently practising as a CBT therapist.  She is very experienced on the impact of trauma on both adults and children and is proficient in the techniques used to overcome and assist those living with mental health issues.

As a primary school teacher Nicola is very aware of the importance of caring for our teachers and indeed, teacher’s own self care. Nicola founded Full Circle CBT in 2020. She provides webinar and on site training to teachers, service providers and agencies. She is passionate about supporting teachers in how to mind themselves in a profession where they are faced daily with children and indeed parents who are dealing with trauma. Nicola has a particular interest in teacher wellbeing and is very aware of the impact of stress on teachers in Ireland. 

Nicola has facilitated parenting groups and worked closely with parents of children who have experienced trauma in her roles as teacher, therapist and HSCL.

Course Properties

Course date 01-11-2021 7:00 pm
Course End Date 08-11-2021 8:00 pm
Capacity 500
Cut off date 08-11-2021 6:00 pm
Individual Price €10.00
Speaker Nicola Culloty
Number Hours 2 x 1 hr sessions (Mon 1 & 8th Nov)
Location Online
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