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Online parenting courses - children

Overview

Triple P is the Positive Parenting Programme. The approach gives you simple and practical ways to help you:

  • build a strong, healthy relationship with your child
  • confidently manage their behaviour 
  • prevent problems developing

Family hubs also run courses and activities in person. To find out what’s on in your area, see activities and courses.

All our courses and activities are free to attend.


Behaviour

Healthy sleep

Who

Parents and carers of children aged 4 to 11 years

Duration

1 hour

Webinar

This webinar helps you understand your children’s sleep a little better. Explore healthy sleep routines and how to build good sleeping habits.

To find out more, email the Parenting team.  

Managing screen time

Who

Parents and carers of children aged 2 to 10 years

Duration

2 hours

Webinar

Learn how to have open conversations and keep your child safe online.

To find out more, email the Parenting team.  

The Power of Positive Parenting

Who

Parents and carers of children aged 2 to 10 years

Duration

1.5 hours

Webinar

We introduce the five key principles of positive parenting:

  • Ensuring a safe, engaging environment.
  • Creating a positive learning environment.
  • Using assertive discipline.
  • Having reasonable expectations.
  • Looking after yourself as a parent.

To find out more, email the Parenting team.  

Positive Parenting Programme: Triple P

Who

Parents and carers of children aged 2 to 10 years

Duration

2 hours a week for 6 to 8 weeks

Online course

Big and small challenges are part of family life. We offer a range of strategies so you can choose those that fit your family.

  • Set family rules that everyone follows!
  • Work-life balance commitments.
  • Strategies for positive communication between you and your child.

To find out more, email the Parenting team.  

Challenging behaviour in public: Triple P

Who

Parents and carers of children aged 2 to 10 years

Duration

2 hours

Webinar

Plan how to manage problem behaviour in public. Learn how to encourage good behaviour when out and about, and go shopping hassle-free.

To find out more, email the Parenting team.  

Dealing with disobedience: Triple P

Who

Parents and carers of children aged 2 to 10 years

Duration

2 hours

Webinar

Learn how to teach your child limits, so they understand when you say no. Prevent problems and be prepared for future situations. 

To find out more, email the Parenting team.  

Managing fighting and aggression: Triple P

Who

Parents and carers of children aged 2 to 10 years

Duration

2 hours

Webinar

This group will help you to manage aggressive behaviour and fighting with positive parenting strategies.

To find out more, email the Parenting team.  

Raising confident children: Triple P

Who

Parents and carers of children aged 2 to 10 years

Duration

1.5 hours

Webinar

Ideas to help your children to develop confident life skills and build their esteem.

To find out more, email the Parenting team.  


Mental health

Fear-Less: Triple P

Who

Parents and carers of children with anxiety aged 4 and over 

Duration

2 hours a week for 6 to 8 weeks

Online course

Does your child have anxiety that affects daily life? This course covers how to help them manage their anxiety and develop everyday skills to fear less.

To find out more, email the Parenting team.  

Managing anxiety: Triple P

Who

Parents and carers of children aged 1 to 12 years

Duration

1.5 hours

Webinar

Learn how to help your child to:

  • understand their feelings and appropriate ways to express them
  • problem solve and cope with stressful situations – turning challenges into opportunities!

To find out more, email the Parenting team.  


Additional needs

ADHD - New Forest Parenting Programme

Who

Parents of children with ADHD aged 3 to 11 years 

Duration

2 hours a week for 6 to 8 weeks

Online course

For parents with a child with moderate to severe symptoms of ADHD.

To find out more, email the Parenting team.  

Stepping Stones : Triple P

Who

Parents and carers of children aged 4 to 10 years with additional needs or a disability. Your child does not need a diagnosis for you to attend.

Duration

2 hours a week for 6 to 8 weeks

Online course

Learn practical skills to encourage positive behaviour and develop your child’s full potential. The course covers 7 key steps:

  • A safe, interesting environment.
  • A positive learning environment.
  • Using assertive discipline.
  • Adapting to having a child with a disability.
  • Having realistic expectations.
  • Being part of the community.
  • Taking care of yourself as a parent.

To find out more, email the Parenting team.  

Helping your child reach their full potential: Triple P

Who

Parents and carers of children with additional needs aged 2 to 10 years 

Duration

2 hours

Webinar

We discuss teaching important skills to children with extra needs, in a way that's easy to understand and manage.

To find out more, email the Parenting team.  

Turning problem behaviour into positive behaviour: Triple P

Who

Parents and carers of children with additional needs or a disability aged 2 to 10 years

Duration

2 hours

Webinar

In this session, we discuss everyday behaviour issues. We share ways to help you build skills in encouraging the right kind of behaviour.

To find out more, email the Parenting team.  


New school

Starting primary school

Who

Parents and carers of children aged 4 to 8

Duration

1.5 hours

Webinar

Get some positive parenting strategies on starting or changing primary school.

To find out more, email the Parenting team.


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