PRETEND PLAY to Enhance Development


Did you know that kids learn so much through pretend play?

But what happens if they don’t know how to play in this way.


Seminar Overview

This seminar shows you the stages of pretend play and how to enrich it, by looking at the theory behind play as well as demonstrating play through videos and modelling. In doing so, your child will develop the skills to:

• entertain themselves without others or a screen
• manage anxiety
• make and keep friends
• succeed at school
And so much more…

And you will:

• Gain knowledge and skills to enjoy playing with your child
• Understand the link between play stages and skill development
• Learn how to foster social interaction skills through play

Who is it for?

• Parents and carers
• Teachers, teacher aids and educators
• Health professionals & new graduates

What’s Included?

• A Q&A with Michelle Cloete
• Printed handout & pen
• Certificate of Attendance (3 CPD hours)

Your Host

Presented by Michelle Cloete (Senior OT)

Michelle is a fun & practical speaker with extensive training & experience in enhancing development through play.

Seminar Details:

Date & Time: Saturday 20th August 2022, 1:00pm – 4:00pm (including 30mins for questions)

Venue: Kids Matters, Yeerongpilly

Cost: $85 +GST


*Cancellations – we require 7 days notice for a full refund. No refunds provided for less than 7 days notice but a credit note, against future Kids Matters seminars, will be issued. 

Do You Have NDIS Funding?

If you are NDIS self managed or third-party managed and parent education is included in your child’s plan, you can use your NDIS funding to attend this event.