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Groups and workshops

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We can run the following workshops in schools and community venues and can tailor these to suit the needs of the group. Please contact us for pricing and details.

Workshops for parents and carers can include:

  • Managing children’s behaviour:  Dealing with common problems and  identifying practical strategies and steps towards building more positive family relationships.
  • Fighting and aggression: Children constantly fighting? Come and learn practical strategies to increase cooperation and manage angry outbursts.
  • Managing stressful situations: This workshop covers a range of parenting strategies to help you manage difficult times and take some of the stress out of being a parent.
  • Sleep and routines: How much sleep do children need and what gets in the way? Information and practical strategies to help all the family get a good nights sleep.
  • Raising resilient children: In this workshop we focus on key skills to increase resilience: including learning how to manage feelings, increase optimism and contentment, develop problem solving and coping skills.
  • Transitions to independence: Supports parents in preparing for the teenage years and getting children ready to make a positive move to secondary school.  (Children can also attend a SNAP workshop )
  • Feeling Good Feeling Safe: A six week course learning the Protective Behaviours approach to help you and  your family  to build confidence and feel safe.

Find out more

If you are a school and would like to book a workshop session for your parents or for more information please contact The Children’s and Families Team on 01273 419725.