If you're planning professional development for 2019, scroll on down.
Dance with me in the Heart • Level One • 2019
This course is delivered in two modules at the beautiful Tauhara Retreat Centre, Taupo
This is a course like no other, it focuses on the Culture of Kindness and Partnership with our youngest citizens and is delivered using experiential learning. There are sixteen places available.
Look under the tab "Infant Toddler Trainings" for full details about the course.
Click here to register.
Heart Dancing for Facilitators - Infants • 2019
A training for people who want to take Parent-Infant Classes in their community.
Prerequisite: Participants must have completed both weeks of Dance with me in the Heart - Level One.
This course was held in March but there is already interest for another to be held later this year.
If you would like to register your interest for the next one, please message me. (Go to the contact tab in this site.)
Heart Dancing for Facilitators - Toddlers • 2019
A training for people who what to take Parent-Toddler Classes in their community.
Prerequisite: Participants must have completed both weeks of Dance with me in the Heart - Level One, Heart Dancing for Facilitators of Parent-Infant Classes, and Dance with me in the Heart Level Two.
• May 10th-12th, 2019
• Venue: 'The Nook' Te Atatu Road, Te Atatu, Auck.
• Click here to register.
The Sacred Urge To Play Conference • May • 2019
We are five friends who have a passion for children's play and play in general. We warmly invite you to join us for this sixth annual conference.
• The friends: David Spraggs, Kimberley Crisp, Lisa McKimm, Natasha Kibble, Pennie Brownlee
• The venue: Tauhara Retreat Centre, Taupo
• The dates: May 24th - 26th
• Fee: $450 live-out
This conference is fully subscribed.
Artist: Carol Schiff
Dance with me in the Heart • Level 2 • 2019
This four day course is open to anyone who has completed Dance with me in the Heart Level One.
Facilitators: Kimberley Crisp & Pennie Brownlee
Venue: Tauhara Retreat Centre, Taupo
Dates: November 11th - 14th
Fee: $1,155.00, includes accommodation, food, course materials and course facilitation-tuition.
Registrations open in September 2019.
Message me if you wish to express your interest and I will contact you when registrations open.
The Approach of Dr Emmi Pikler
in Aotearoa New Zealand - 2020
Although this conference was initially advertised for 2019, the next Approach of Dr Emmi Pikler in New Zealand conference will be held in October 2020.
Experienced practitioners from around the country who have been inspired by the work of Dr Emmi Pikler share their knowledge and their expertise with you. We hold the conference at the beautiful Tauhara Retreat Centre in Taupo.
We hope you will be able to join us -
Put these dates in your diary now.
• October 16th - 18th October 2020
• Live-in $555 • Live-out fee $480.
Registrations will open in August 2020.
There is no single effort more radical in its potential for saving the world than the way we bring up our children.
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