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Solihull Approach in Melbourne, Australia

In March, Dr Rebecca Johnson, Solihull Approach Trainer and Clinical Psychologist, went to Melbourne, Australia, to deliver Solihull Approach 2 Day Foundation Training to 24 delegates who were a mixture of Maternal & Child Health Nurses (equivalent to UK Health [...read more]

Online antenatal course

The online antenatal course now has a voiceover in both male and female voices. There is also a audio version of a mindfulness exercise, a visualisation exercise and a tense/relax exercise.

Online postnatal course

The Solihull Approach online postnatal course 'Understanding your baby' is now live! Read all about it by clicking on the Online Postnatal Course tab. This means that we have the full suite of face to face courses from conception to [...read more]

New research on trauma

The brain structures of soldiers with PTSD and abused children change in the same way as a reaction to the trauma. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-35595086

A journalist's experience of being on our parenting group

You can read about Emily Roger's experience of being on the 'Understanding your child's behaviour' group in her article in CYPNow. Before she started she commented that she felt intrigued and curious. She writes with honesty about how it [...read more]

Oakwood Prison and 2 Day Foundation

Lovely feedback from staff at HMP Oakwood prison in the West Midlands from their experience of the 2 Day Foundation training. They are now looking at how to take it further.

New research paper

New paper in Community Practitioner Journal 'Taking part in Understanding Your Child's Behaviour and positive changes for parents.' v 89, 42-48 Appleton et al. For more details see abstract in research summary.

The Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACEs)

'The Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACEs) may turn out to be the most important scientific finding of the late 20th century' Sandra Bloom, Psychiatrist working in trauma, New York. www.acestudy.org

Fantastic new free resource, Vroom!

Fantastic new free resource, Vroom, for parents of under 5’s from the Zero to Three team. How to use everyday interactions to build your under 5’s brain power. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=trm38G2e5NE [...read more]

Congrats Flying Start, Llandrindod Wells, Powys on successful Solihull Approach Attachment seminar @PowysFS

Solihull Approach Parenting Group for dads in Shotts prison

Great work at Shotts prison Solihull Approach parenting group 'Understanding your child's behaviour' for Dads @Barnardos @OnePlusOne

Events: Solihull Approach Rap

Solihull Approach Rap released at last! Feat. Hazel Douglas & Mary Rheeston https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y6gipBuqae0

Healthy Start Healthy Scotland Briefing Paper

Wonderful to see psychiatrists in Scotland prioritising early years mental health and including the Solihull Approach!  @first1001days View Here

Postnatal Parenting Group

We will soon be releasing the Facilitators' Manual for the Postnatal Parenting Group 'Understanding your baby'. This is a 6 week group for all mums and dads. This complements the Postnatal Plus Parenting Group for mums and dads with relationship [...read more]

The report on this is out soon. I'm not allowed to say anything yet! postcard_circle_anwaa_samir_nadira [...read more]