Courses and workshops

For parents and carers 

Are you looking for parental training to help your children become calmer and happier? Would you like to enjoy a more peaceful and fulfilling home life, with better communication and engagement as a family? 
The Parent Practice runs a wide variety of accredited parenting training programmes and workshops to help make this a reality for your family.

Why should I take a parenting coaching course?

The idea of training for parents can seem strange at first – many people assume that good parenting skills should come naturally. But recently there have been so many developments in our understanding of how the human mind works. Applying this knowledge to parenting can make a world of difference.

To give you an idea of the positive difference our parenting skills training can make to you and your children, we offer regular FREE Introductory session for our 6 week Harmony at Home course - see the schedule below for when the next is running.

Have a browse through our courses and workshops pages below. If your workshop of choice is not showing as currently running, please click on the 'Register Interest' button and we’ll keep you informed as to when it will be running next.

 

Training for Trainers, ONLINE Module 1-6 Course

ONLINE Course with (online) group weekly tutorials 12pm (UK time) Wed 9th Sept to Wed 14th Oct 2020.

Our online training programme trains anyone who wants to further their own parenting skills and/or is interested in adding our skills to their existing professional repertoire. You may already be involved in work with families for which this training would provide a valuable resource. No previous experience of our work is required to take this training although if you have already taken one of our courses this will offer you the opportunity to deepen your understanding and skills. This is a certified course, satisfactory completion of which will be by attendance, short written assignments. 

Trainees will deepen and broaden their understanding of the skills and strategies taught on our Positive Parenting Core Skills Course and will also be trained in facilitation skills. This involves learning about:
•Group dynamics
•Presentation skills
•Managing participants’ expectations
•Managing time
•Facilitating each participant’s learning – being aware of different learning styles and responding to them accordingly. 

£1,500+VAT. BOOK NOW - EARLY BIRD PRICE £1,200+VAT 

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If you are interested in this training please send us your details using the 'Book Now' button below. If you have any queries please send us your question using the quick contact form at the bottom of this page, an email to team@theparentpractice.com or call 020 8673 3444.

Melissa Hood -Trainer

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Anxiety: spotting it, understanding it, teaching your child to deal with it

Thu 2nd July, 8-9:15pm

Location: Online

Cost: £27 per person

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Parenting After Parting

Thu 2nd July, AND 9th, 16th July 8-9:30pm

Location: Online

Cost: £150 per person

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Raising Girls & Friendships

Fri 3rd July, 2-3:15pm

Location: Online

Cost: £27 per person

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Raising Boys- Understanding boy world and helping boys thrive in it

Thu 9th July, 8-9:15pm

Location: Online

Cost: £27 per person

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Raising Boys: Channelling physicality, encouraging cooperation and boy discipline

Thu 16th July, 8-9:15pm

Location: Online

Cost: £27 per person

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The full list of workshops we offer

We run a variety of workshops

  • Helping Kids be Resilient
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  • Bringing out the Best in your Little Ones
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  • How to be a Calmer Parent : what to do when your kids push your buttons
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  • Raising Girls - Perfectionism and self-esteem
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  • Raising Girls - Connecting with your daughter, the power of words.
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  • Fostering Harmony between Siblings
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  • Free Introductory Workshop: Returning to School - now and in the future
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  • Never Have to Ask Twice
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  • How to be an Even Better Dad
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  • Anxiety: spotting it, understanding it, teaching your child to deal with it
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  • Parenting After Parting
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  • Raising Girls & Friendships
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  • Raising Boys- Understanding boy world and helping boys thrive in it
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  • The Teenage Years: A three part workshop
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  • Raising Boys: Channelling physicality, encouraging cooperation and boy discipline
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  • Fostering Harmony between Siblings
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  • FREE Intro Talk WANDSWORTH: First Steps to Creating Connection, Confidence and Cooperation
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  • SLOW Parenting: bringing up children in a fast world presented by Carl Honoré
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  • Nurturing Healthy Friendships and Responding to Upsets and Bullying
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  • Understanding Your Child
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  • Parenting in the Digital Age
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  • Maximising Your Child's Potential at School 1,2 & 3. All Three Sessions
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  • Maximising Your Child's Potential at School. Session 1. 'The Great Motivator'
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  • Maximising Your Child's Potential at School. Session 2. The Emotional Intelligence Edge
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  • Maximising Your Child's Potential at School. Session 3. Setting Up for Success
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Workshops at home

You can gather a group of friends and book a workshop run by a Parent Practice Facilitator in the comfort of your own home. If you would like to host a workshop at home please complete this enquiry form.

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