Who’s in Charge? - Child/Adolescent to Parent Violence and Abuse - Slough January 2019

An 8 week course providing a therapeutic approach for Berkshire parents/carers of children and young people (aged 8 – 16) who are violent or aggressive.

AIMS:

  • Provide a supportive environment to share experiences and ideas
  • Reduce the guilt and shame which most parents feel
  • Offer ideas to help you develop individual strategies for managing your child’s behaviour
  • Explore ways of increasing safety and well-being
  • Help parents feel more in control and less stressed   

SESSION OUTLINES:

1)    Introductions and “Who’s in Charge?” course outline
2)    Influences and “Causes” of violent and abusive behaviours
3)    Child: Controlling and Abusive Behaviours
4)    Parent: Behaviour Management Options
5)    Styles of Parenting
6)    Child & Parent: Exploring the Concept of Anger
7)    Assertiveness
8)    Self-care, Resilience and Maintenance
9)    One session review after 3 months

Facilitated by Lyn Oualah (trained Who’s in Charge facilitator, ADHD & Autism Coach & Parenting Special Children facilitator) and Denise Challis, Parenting Special Children facilitator with extensive experience of working with young people in an education setting. 

£5 per week (£45 per course) subsided by Berkshire Community Foundation. 

Who to contact

Name
Parenting Special Children
Telephone
0118 9863532
Email
admin@parentingspecialchildren.co.uk
Website
Parenting Special Children 

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