Parents Plus Adolescents
The Parents Plus Adolescents Programme works with parents who have children between 11 and 16 years focusing on issues and tips specific to parenting this age group.
About the Programme
The Parents Plus Adolescents Programme aims to support parents in their valuable role of bringing up teenagers and helping them grow into confident well adjusted adults.
Communicating positively and effectively
Getting to know and connect with your teenager
Building your teenager’s self esteem and confidence
Negotiating rules and boundaries
Teaching teenagers responsibility
Positive discipline for teenagers
Solving problems together
Being a parent of a teenager brings many challenges. They are at a time when they are separating from their parents and pushing for independence and this can lead to a lot of conflict. The teenage years can be made all the more difficult if your child has specific difficulties such as behavioural, attention or learning problems.
Who can take part?
The course is suitable for all parents and people caring for adolescents aged 11-16 years . This includes couples, lone parents, foster or step-parents, grandparents, other family members, and all other guardians and carers of children. In the Bray and Greystones area.