Have you recently separated from your partner? Do you want to better understand and manage the changes in your family? Do you feel like your children don’t listen to you? Would you like to understand their behaviour better? Is your child abusive towards you? Centacare is running a host of parenting courses to support you with these challenges.

Post-separation Parenting Course – Dealing with change after separation

A workshop for separated parents wanting to understand and manage the changes in their family.

The three-hour course will run on Tuesday and Thursday in the morning and at night from June to December. Cost is $5. There is no charge for mediation clients. For more information and available times, please CLICK HERE.

This workshop will enable you to:

  • Share with others about what is different now that the family has changed
  • Learn about what your children need from you
  • Learn how to communicate respectfully with the other parent
  • Identify what gets in the way of working together as parents
  • Develop strategies to deal with these challenges
  • Understand the developmental attachment needs of your children
Bookings essential. Please phone Centacare on 8215 6700 or email your details to registrations@centacare.org.au

 

 

What To Do When Kids Push Your Buttons

When: Tuesday, July 3, from 1pm to 3pm at Centacare, Level 2, 45 Wakefield St, Adelaide.

This workshop will assist parents/carers with:

  • Identifying triggers
  • Understanding what is behind their child’s behaviour
  • Learning how to defuse the behaviour and find new behaviour management strategies

For more information, CLICK HERE.

Bookings essential. Please phone Centacare on 8215 6700 or email your details to registrations@centacare.org.au
Circle of Security

Do you want to have more understanding about your child’s behaviour?

Come along and learn how to:

  • Help your child organise their feelings
  • Enjoy a more fulfilling relationship with your child
  • Help them to feel secure, both now and into the future

The course will run weekly on Tuesday from July 3 – 31, from 10am to 11.30am, at Centacare, Level 2, 45 Wakefield St, Adelaide.

For more information and session dates and times CLICK HERE.

Bookings essential. Please phone Centacare on 8215 6700 or email your details to registrations@centacare.org.au

 

 

Who’s In Charge?

A free 8-week course for parents whose children are abusive towards them. This course has gained national media coverage.

Based on the work of Eddie Gallagher, Who’s In Charge is for parents of children aged 8 to 18 who feel constantly challenged by their children’s behaviour. The course aims to:

  • Reduce parents’ feelings of isolation
  • Challenge parents’ feelings of guilt
  • Create belief in the possibility of change
  • Explore anger – both children’s and parents’
  • Develop safety plans for families
  • Help parents to look after themselves
  • Clarify boundaries of acceptable and unacceptable behaviour
  • Examine strategies for creating meaningful and practical consequences for unacceptable behaviour
  • Reinforce progress and provide emotional support while you attempt to become more assertive parents

When: Every Thursday, from 9.15am-12.15pm, starting August 2 and finishing September 20.

Venue: Enfield Community Centre, 540 Regency Rd, Enfield

For more information, CLICK HERE

Bookings essential. Please phone Centacare on 8215 6700 or email your details to registrations@centacare.org.au

 

 

How to Talk so Kids Will Listen

Do you feel like your requests are falling on deaf ears?

Come along and learn how to:

  • Develop strategies to communicate effectively with your kids
  • Really hear what your kids are trying to tell you
  • Explore realistic expectations and setting boundaries
  • Foster resilience in your child

When: Tuesday, September 11, 10am to 12 noon.

Venue: Centacare, Level 2, 45 Wakefield St, Adelaide

For more information, CLICK HERE.

Bookings essential. Please phone Centacare on 8215 6700 or email your details to registrations@centacare.org.au