Professional occupational therapy
FOR CHILDREN & ADULTS

Besides occupational therapy for children and adults, I also present and workshop a range of training sessions and courses related to metacognition, thinking and learning, etc.
REAL Thinking and Learning to Be More…
Aware, Knowledgeable, Equipped and Empowered
with strategies and skills
“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember.
Involve me and I learn.”

— Benjamin Franklin

Education and Training Offerings:

BE MORE Groups for Parents

  • These groups are initiated on request.
  • One parent can get a group of (at least 4) likeminded and interested parents together that would like their children to Be More in one or more areas of their lives.
  • Groups can be hosted at BRET CARE Centre in the morning or at a private home.
  • A minimum of 2-3 sessions on a weekly or two-weekly basis.
  • Each session will last ±1½ to 2 hours.
  • Programs are tailor-made according to grade, and/or needs of children and parents.
  • In the future groups will be replaced by more online events and courses, like 7 Metacognitive Steps to Be More (Online course hosted on the Udemy Platform).
  • Parents can also continue on their own and form a support group that meets on a regular basis to grow together to Be More effective as Parents.
BE MORE Groups for Educators
  • These groups are initiated on request.
  • One educator can get a group of (at least 4) likeminded and interested educators together that would like their learners to Be More in one or more areas of their lives and to provide More Metacognitive Support for the learners in their class or as part of the Learner Support or School Based Support Team for learners with learning challenges.
  • Groups can be hosted at a school or at BRET CARE Centre at a time that will be arranged.
  • A minimum of 2 to 3 sessions on a two-weekly or monthly basis will be done.
  • Each session will last ±1½ to 2 hours.
  • Programs are tailor-made according to the needs of the learners and educators.
  • In the future groups will be replaced by more online events and courses, like 7 Metacognitive Steps to Be More (Online course hosted on the Udemy Platform).
  • Educators can also continue on their own and form a support group that meets on a regular basis to grow together to Be More effective as Educators.
BE MORE Groups for Private Practitioners
  • These groups are initiated on request.
  • One practitioner can get a group of (at least 4) likeminded and interested practitioners together that would like their clients to Be More in one or more areas of their lives.
  • Groups can be hosted at a practice or at BRET CARE Centre at a time that will be arranged.
  • A minimum of 2 to 3 sessions on a two-weekly or monthly basis will be done.
  • Each session will last ±2 hours.
  • Programs are tailor-made according to the needs of the practitioners, the clients they serve and the offerings of this practice.
  • Application for CPD accreditation will be done.
  • In the future groups will be replaced by more online events and courses, like 7 Metacognitive Steps to Be More (Online course hosted on the Udemy Platform).
  • Therapists can also continue on their own and form a support group that meets on a regular basis to grow together to Be More effective as Therapists.
POPP Talks
  • The purpose of the POPP Talks (Power of One Piece of Paper) is to empower larger groups of psychologists, therapists, educators, learner support staff, SBST teams, remedial teachers, parents and other interested persons, to support their clients/learners/children to Be More in one or more areas of their lives.
  • Every POPP Talk will include an A4 colour laminated poster that captures the essence of the presentation, and that will be ready to use as a resource in the future.
  • These talks are presented at schools (or churches, etc.) that are prepared to host a talk.
  • These talks will be organized on a regular basis by this practice, but a school, church or an organization can also request a talk.
  • Talks can focus on any of the Education Topic Options or can be tailor-made.
  • In the future talks will be replaced by more online events and courses, like 7 Metacognitive Steps to Be More (Online course hosted on the Udemy Platform).
Workshops/training for educators and professional practitioners
  • Workshops are organized from time to time within time constraints.
  • Educators and professional practitioners can contact me directly to request a workshop or to get a quote.
  • Workshops will focus on the Be More Approach, the development of executive function skills, thinking skills, learning skills and related topics (also refer to Education and Training Topics).
  • In the future workshops will be replaced by more online events and courses, like 7 Metacognitive Steps to Be More (Online course hosted on the Udemy Platform).
“Nothing wil work unless you do.”

– Maya Angelou

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    * Time preferences might not be possible

    Contact Info

    Estelle Brettenny

    For Intervention, assessment or training

     Phone

    082 430 7956

     Address

    1 A Stepping Stone Street,
    Everglen,
    Durbanville,
    7550

      

    For more about the training sessions I offer, or for additional information on occupational therapy for children and/or adults, do not hesitate to contact me via phone or email.
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