Parenting Programmes

Parenting NI have a range of parenting programmes are available to meet the diverse needs of parents. All programmes and workshops have a proven track record with parents reporting enhanced confidence and improved parenting ability upon completion. Supporting resources are provided which further develop learning and understanding.

Below are the programmes Parenting NI offer, to see what programmes are currently available click here to view the programme calendar.

Odyssey, Parenting Your Teen

Duration: 8 weeks
Aim: To improve the parent/adolescent relationship.

Walking on Eggshells

Duration: 8 weeks
Aim: To support parents experiencing child to parent violence to achieve a calmer violent free home, based on the Non Violent Resistance approach.

Parenting Apart

Duration: 6 weeks
Aim: To support parents in minimising the impact of separation on children. 

Keeping Your Cool

Duration: 8 weeks
Aim: To provide parents with the tools to recognise the triggers to their outbursts and manage their emotions. 

Sink or Swim

Duration: 6 weeks
Aim: To support parents with emotional wellbeing and mental health.

Star Programme

Duration: 6 weeks
Aim: A joint parent and child/young person programme to support the parent and child's relationship by improving communication with each other. 

Fathers and Families

Duration: 6 weeks
Aim: To promote positive parenting skills to fathers. 

Parenting Children's Challenging Behaviours

Duration: 6 weeks
Aim: To help parents understand and manage children's challenging behaviour.

Putting Parents First

We can deliver a range of 2 hour workshops to parents. You can choose a variation from the list of workshops below to meet the specific needs of the group. Below is a list of the workshop topics which are available to deliver to your group. 

Parenting
Styles
Bullying
Communicating with your Child
Parenting
in a
Digital World
Stress Management
Assertiveness
Building Resilience
Stepping into School (Managing Transitions)
Promoting Independence
Value of Play
Managing Emotions
Stop & Go (Alternatives to Smacking)