Approaches for Motivating Post Primary Students in the Classroom
Feb 1st & 8th (7pm)
Jen Trzeciak will give an overview of different types of motivation/ theories of motivation.
- Factors that influence motivation in relation to learning
- Introduction to Motivational Interviewing and the Stages of Change
- Creating a positive and supportive classroom environment that promotes motivation to engage in learning
Presenter: Jen Trzeciak
Jen Trzeciak is a registered mental health Occupational Therapist. For over 20 years Jen has worked in the NHS, private and third sector organisations, providing individual mental health therapeutic interventions and mental health awareness workshops and training. Jen set up Way Ahead Therapy in 2021 to offer flexible support and training options to meet the needs of individuals and organisations. Jen works on a one to one basis with teenagers and adults with mental health challenges such as anxiety, depression, ADHD, ASD, stress and low confidence. She also delivers training on mental health in schools and community organisations.