We are currently taking expressions of interest for the following

Mindware Psychology Adventure Programs

Acceptance into these programs is by application only

To register your interest, please visit;

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/EOIMAPProgram

 

JUNIOR AUTISM & SOCIAL CONNECTIONS DAY CAMP

29 June, 30 June & 1 July 2022 @ Camp Cooby

 We are very excited to offer specialised one day programs for your Junior Campers (7-13 years old) this winter holiday period. These day programs are designed for young people who may have Autism, be experiencing social skills difficulties or high levels of anxiety.
This camp will offer a supported activity program for children who want an inclusive camp based experience, aimed to meet their unique needs. Mindware Psychology and Camp Cooby offer a unique team of highly skilled professionals including outdoor educators, psychologists, teachers and counsellors. Our goal is to support your young person to grow, develop their life skills, self confidence, self-esteem, and expand their emotional and social connections in a fun and engaging outdoor setting. Our ratio for the participants camp is at a 1:3 ratio, which meets requirements for NDIS funding.
PROGRAM GOALS FOR PARTICIPANTS
The Nature Based Connections – Day program is designed for intensive social support for young people to allow them to build connections, have positive social interactions while having fun in the outdoors.
Participants will challenge themselves daily with the support of our therapists to facilitate the their own growth and development. Our goal is to support them to overcome anxiety about social situations and develop life skills that increase their confidence in their own abilities.
NDIS eligible goals may include:
• Goal 1 – I would like to identify and develop strategies to cope with my emotions so that I feel less anxious in situations at home and in the community.
• Goal 2 – I would like to improve and develop my communication skills so that I can increase my participation in social and community activities and
create, develop and maintain new and existing relationships.
• Goal 3 – I would like to challenge myself with new activities and develop positive self-esteem and confidence in my strengths, and acceptance of my
difficulties and differences, to enable me to be more independent.
• Goal 4 – I would like to improve my social skills to increase my social and community participation and reduce my social isolation and vulnerability.
PACKAGES AVAILABLE
* For a more detailed outline of the program see our Camp Cooby & Mindware Psychology Facebook Pages*
• Wednesday Ticket | $350 per person
• Thursday Ticket | $350 per person
• Friday Ticket | $350 per person
PACKAGE INCLUSIONS
• A brief daily participation report
• Supported activities as per daily program.
• Morning tea, Lunch and Afternoon tea.
• Challenging adventures that will encourage participants to engage with others and make the most of the social occasions and new experiences.
• Sensory Play Activities to encourage development of the proprioceptive system, motor skills and exposure to sensory experiences.
• Graduated exposure to adventure based group activities.
• Individual adaptation of activities to meet your young person at their level.
• A group environment of peers of a similar age to build lasting memories and ongoing new friendships.
• Transportation to and from Mindware Psychology (121 West street, Toowoomba) and Camp Cooby
– Pick up 7:30am from Mindware Psychology
– Drop off 5:00pm at Mindware Psychology
***NDIS Eligible***

Please note that acceptance into these programs is by application only 

To register your interest, please visit; https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/EOIMAPProgram

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SENIOR AUTISM & SOCIAL CONNECTIONS DAY CAMP

Wednesday 6th, Thursday 7th & Friday 8th July 2022 @ Camp Cooby

We are very excited to offer specialised one day programs for your Senior Campers (12 – 16 years old) this holiday period. These day programs are designed for young people who may have Autism, be experiencing social skills difficulties or high levels of anxiety.
This camp will offer a supported activity program for children who want an inclusive camp based experience, aimed to meet their unique needs. Mindware Psychology and Camp Cooby offer a unique team of highly skilled professionals including outdoor educators, psychologists, teachers and counsellors. Our goal is to support your young person to grow, develop their life skills, self confidence, self-esteem, and expand their emotional and social connections in a fun and engaging outdoor setting. Our ratio for the participants camp is at a 1:3 ratio, which meets requirements for NDIS funding.
PROGRAM GOALS FOR PARTICIPANTS
The Nature Based Connections – Day program is designed for intensive social support for young people to allow them to build connections, have positive social interactions while having fun in the outdoors.
Participants will challenge themselves daily with the support of our therapists to facilitate the their own growth and development. Our goal is to support them to overcome anxiety about social situations and develop life skills that increase their confidence in their own abilities.
NDIS eligible goals may include:
• Goal 1 – I would like identify and develop strategies to cope with my emotions so that I feel less anxious in situations at home and in the community.
• Goal 2 – I would like to improve and develop my communication skills so that I can increase my participation in social and community activities and
create, develop and maintain new and existing relationships.
• Goal 3 – I would like to challenge myself with new activities and develop positive self-esteem and confidence in my strengths, and acceptance of my
difficulties and differences, to enable me to be more independent.
• Goal 4 – I would like to improve my social skills to increase my social and community participation and reduce my social isolation and vulnerability.
PACKAGES AVAILABLE
* For a more detailed outline of the program see our Camp Cooby & Mindware Psychology Facebook Pages*
• Wednesday Ticket | $350 per person
• Thursday Ticket | $350 per person
• Friday Ticket | $350 per person
PACKAGE INCLUSIONS
• A brief daily participation report
• Supported activities as per daily program.
• Morning tea, Lunch and Afternoon tea.
• Challenging adventures that will encourage participants to engage with others and make the most of the social occasions and new experiences.
• Sensory Play Activities to encourage development of the proprioceptive system, motor skills and exposure to sensory experiences.
• Graduated exposure to adventure based group activities.
• Individual adaptation of activities to meet your young person at their level.
• A group environment of peers of a similar age to build lasting memories and ongoing new friendships.
• Transportation to and from Mindware Psychology (121 West street, Toowoomba) and Camp Cooby
– Pick up 7:30am from Mindware Psychology
– Drop off 5:00pm at Mindware Psychology
***NDIS Eligible***

Please note that acceptance into these programs is by application only 

To register your interest, please visit; https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/EOIMAPProgram

___________________________________________________

For more information please contact:
Mindware Psychology
P: (07) 4646 4953
F: (07) 4646 2952
E: contact@mindwarepsychology.com.au
A: 121 West Street, Toowoomba QLD 4350

The following MAP Programs are also planned to run this year;

Spring School Holidays
– Senior Autism & Social Connections Camp – Monday 26th – Wednesday 28th September 2022
Summer School Holidays
– Junior Autism & Social Connections Camp – Monday 12th – Wednesday 14th 2022 OR Wednesday 14th – Friday 16th December 2022 (still to be confirmed)
– Senior Autism & Social Connections Camp – Wednesday 11th – Friday 13th January 2023

Please note that acceptance into these programs is by application only 

To register your interest in any of these programs, please visit; https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/EOIMAPProgram