Professional education

Upcoming conferences


Solihull Approach Training

Melbourne
Get a deep understanding of infant mental health, containment and reciprocity, and develop the skills to implement The Solihull Approach.

 

2 Days
Foundation Training
10 & 18 February 2019

3 Days
Foundation + Facilitator Training
10, 18 & 19 February 2019

1 Day
Facilitator Training
19 February 2019

$290/day + training manuals

 

Infant Sleep Intensive

Understanding Infant Sleep (0-12 months)
24 - 25 March 2019
$290/day
Melbourne

Toddler Sleep Intensive

Helping families at breaking point (1-3 years old)
26 March 2019
$290/day
Melbourne

 

Workplace education

Did you know that Helen brings conferences to you, anywhere in Australia?            Phone 0411 880 720 or email helen@helenstevens.com.au and find out more.  

For over 10 years, Helen has provided valuable insight and career-changing education to many professions, including:

  • Mother Baby Unit and Early Parenting Centre staff

  • Midwives

  • Child & Family Health Nurses

  • Maternal & Child Health Nurses

  • Practice Nurses

  • Childbirth Educators

  • Lactation consultants

  • Family Support workers

  • Psychologists

  • Social Workers

  • Childcare Workers

  • Student Maternal and Child Health nurses.

Sessions can be conducted in your workplace or at our training venues.

What you’ll learn

Choose a session from the list below or you can tailor a session to meet your individual group needs. All sessions have an infant mental health element. Topics include but are not limited to:

  • Interpersonal Neurobiology

  • Research based understanding of sleep and settling

  • Sleep and settling when families are really struggling

  • Infant Assessment

  • Attachment Theory and Research

  • Safe Physical Sleeping

  • Asking the difficult questions when something seems wrong

  • Interventions aimed at promoting secure attachment

  • Professional Supervision (individual or group)

  • Nurturing the infant-parent relationship

  • Fundamentals of Infant Mental Health

  • What Infant Sleep Research tells us.

 

Cost

Costs; please contact Helen to discuss your training needs. Sessons are tailored to fit your professional requirements.

Book now

Get in touch with Helen to find out more and make a booking.
0411880720
helen@helenstevens.com.au

Helen’s experience

Helen has been invited to participate in a number of professional discussion groups, including the Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth (ARACY) and Helen Mayo Mother Baby unit hypothetical (Australia). She has been advisor to a number of organisations, including The Royal Women's Hospital as consultant on the development of their parent kit (Australia), and has presented a number of webinars internationally.

As an infant mental health clinician, Helen continues to present around the world, focusing on incorporating infant mental health concepts and findings into infant-parent relationships and infant sleep.

She is author of the book Safe Sleep Space (2012) and Connect to Sleep (2017) and  contributing author to The Science of Mother-Infant Sleep (2014), and has published research in the Journal of Early Human Development (2017).