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Youth Service Expo 2019

Youth Service Expo 2019

November 8, 2018

Youth Service is a national agency supporting and helping young people with our focus on education, training, work-based learning and future employment.

Emotion Coaching for the Earthquake Generation

Emotion Coaching for the Earthquake Generation

August 13, 2018

Sophie Havighurst is a child clinical psychologist and an Associate Professor at the University of Oslo in Norway and the University of Melbourne, Australia. Along with co-author Ann Harley, she developed the Tuning in to Kids Programme.

  • Parenting separation

    Parenting Through Separation

    The PTS programme offers practical advice to help you and your children cope during separation & learn how to better communicate with your ex partner.

    November 26 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Christchurch City Amuri Park