Transitionining From Primary School to Secondary School

Transitionining From Primary School to Secondary School

Date: Wednesday, 3 November, 2021 Start Time: 12:30 pm Duration: 30 mins
Delivery by: Zoom (available post live webinar as a recorded event)
Cost: $19

Beginning secondary school can be scary… The ‘Transitioning from Primary School to Secondary School’ webinar is a 30 minute webinar for parents to support their child with their transition from Grade 6 to Year 7. We will discuss strategies on how to manage school-related anxiety, provide tips on how to organise school subjects, and recommend practical ways to ensure a smooth transition on your child’s first day.

About Presenter

Amy da Silva
Amy da Silva is a child and adolescent psychologist who has worked with children, adolescents and their families, providing psychological support and assessments across multiple school settings. She has had extensive experience in providing early intensive behavioural intervention for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. She is passionate about supporting children and adolescents to achieve optimal psychological and educational outcomes, and where possible, strongly believes in working collaboratively with parents, school personnel and external agencies.
Natalie Mizzi
Natalie Mizzi is a child psychologist who enjoys working with children and families. She has 5 years of experiene working with and preparing pre-primary aged children for their transition to school. Natalie understands that this transition period can be a new and anxiety provoking time for both children and parents. She values the whole child and the importance of fostering psychological wellbeing and safety in addition to academic school readiness.