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Julie Revels on Risk, Resilience and Relationships

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Julie Revels on Risk, Resilience and Relationships


Julie Revels is a well-established independent consultant, speaker and trainer. She speaks regularly at national events such as the TES and Nursery World events and delivers keynote speeches and facilitates workshops across the country.

Julie also works for a range of national organisations such as nasen, and Early Education. Julie has been involved in the delivery of a number of national projects to increase access and inclusion of children with SEND in the early years. Julie is also a lead associate for KCA Training, delivering training, which focuses on understanding the importance of attachment, trauma and resilience.

In this interview, we discuss risk factors in children’s lives; how this may affect children’s behaviour; the neuroscience during the Early Years; resilience – what it is and how we can help build it in children; supporting families, especially during difficult times.

You can find Julie’s website here:


The Early Education website:


Barry Carpenter’s website for the Recovery Curriculum:

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Kathy Brodie

Kathy Brodie