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The Parenting Team

The Parenting Team comprises of six dedicated Accredited Parenting Practitioners, that provide a menu of group and/or individual one-to-one bespoke parenting interventions to parents/carers of children aged between 8 to 18 years.

The Parenting Team

These interventions are delivered either face-to-face or virtually via Zoom or MS Teams.

The following menu of evidence-based group parenting run on a rolling cycle throughout the year. 

  • Triple P  - Parents/Carers of children aged 2 of 12 years
  • Triple P Teen  - Parents/Carers of teenagers up to the age of 16 years
  • Triple P Dad’s (mixture of Triple P & Triple P Teen)
  • Triple P ESOL Group programme for parents/carers who struggle with English as a spoken language and require the use of interpreters in an English-speaking group setting.
  • Triple P Family Transitions aimed at separated Parents/Carers experiencing conflict in their relationship (not domestic abuse)
  • Non-Violent Resistance (NVR) Parents/Carers who experience aggression & violence from their children.
  • Parenting Adolescents with ADHD – developed from work by Thomas T Phelan, founder of the 123 Magic Programme & aimed at children aged 8-16 years
  • Keeping your children safe (aka PACE) – workshop for parents in relation to CSE
  • Caring for Kids Workshop (provides information to parents/carers who misuse drugs or alcohol to safeguard their children).

The Parenting team staff are also trained to deliver the following group programmes that can be delivered upon demand (team capacity permitting).

  • New Forest Parenting Programme (NFFP) (for parents/carers with a child between the ages of 3 and 11 years with moderate to severe symptoms of ADHD).
  • Stronger Families (for families affected by domestic abuse and delivered in conjunction with Juno Women’s Aid).
  • Restorative Parenting (teaches parents/carers how to repair the harm done instead of resorting to punishment or blaming).
  • Strengthening Families, Strengthening Communities (SFSC) - 13 week parenting programme, for parents/carers from marginalised communities, including black and minority ethnic parents, teenaged parents and fathers.

In addition to the above evidence-based group programmes, the team also delivers a range of short 2-hour workshops covering the topics including criminal exploitation and grooming, trauma and cyber bullying.

The staff have also received awareness training (Level 1) in Dyadic Development Psychotherapy (DDP) in relation to developmental trauma.

"Thank you for presenting the course to me. I enjoyed it and found it very useful as I noticed changes in my daughter's behaviour immediately after implementing some of the steps recommended by the Triple P video's/books. It was also useful to speak to other parents and experience their problems which further helped me to learn but also made me feel that I am not alone when it comes to raising kids and the issues that come with it. Many thanks again and take care".

Testimonials

"Hi thank you so much for the course I have learnt loads. Me and Emma are getting on really well at the min. She's so much calmer now she is at big school. She loves routine. Her anxiety is still really high but she is no longer hurting/cutting herself when she can't cope. Thank you again x"

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