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Learn to speak Ollie - and evening with Alison Knowles

Learn to speak Ollie evenings are a great way to learn about the Ollie Concept and to try some of the simple techniques that can make all the difference.   Ali is a great story teller with lots of little antidotes that will make you laugh but will also make you think .....    You will learn about why she wrote the series of Ollie books and how she developed the Ollie Concept.  From this you will get an understanding of how you can use the Ollie Concept, easily incorporating it into everyday at work and at home.  You will also...

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Learn to speak Ollie with Alison Knowles, author of Ollie and his Superpowers

An introduction to the Ollie Concept. What a fun night!  Ali was at her best again introducing the Ollie concept.  Ali explained that through her work as a therapist she wrote the Ollie and his Superpowers series of books and how she developed the Ollie Concept.  All to make sure that we give kids the best opportunity to be the best they can be. The whole night was about how you can use the Ollie concept and your superpowers everyday within your own family or at school to help control your emotions, and change behaviour through language.  Ali explained that all...

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Learn to speak Ollie - an evening with Ali and Ollie

An introduction to the Ollie concept Due to the fantastic feedback we are getting from parents, teachers and children we are holding an evening event to introduce you to the Ollie Concept.  Come and meet Ali, Ollie and local Ollie Coaches on the 26th June at the Free Church in St Ives, Cambridgeshire, starting a 7pm Learn some simple techniques to help your kids be the best version of themselves and pick up tips on how to use the Ollie language. Also be prepared to have fun and laugh a lot!    

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Ollie and his Superpowers Mentor training

Ollie Mentor Training 25 representatives from 12 different schools in Cambridge attended our most recent Ollie Mentor Training organised through the Red Hen Project.  http://www.redhenproject.com/ Attendees learnt 'How to speak Ollie' and a number of different Ollie techniques that they could use in the classrooms on a daily basis.  Everyone was completely buzzed by what they learnt.    I just wanted to say I found today brilliant! I will be taking it back to my school tomorrow and talking to the head Really informative and empowering.  I feel more confident and equipped to try these techniques and therefore empower the child to...

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Learn to speak Ollie - Mentor training

Why do we over complicate things? Why do we tell a child they need to be more RESILIENT and get annoyed when the child looks at us without a clue? Why do we say, ‘stop being sad or angry’ and get annoyed when the child doesn’t? So many things we do and say around children in our adult language and view of the world that we forget that they are not us, can’t think like us, don’t have the resources and life experience to understand our requests. I truly believe there are no bad kids. I also truly believe that...

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