Parenting Courses via Zoom

1 September – 22 October 2020 (8 weeks)
  • Tuesdays 10.30am | Positive Parenting
  • Tuesdays 7pm | Parenting When Separated
  • Thursdays 10.30am | Family Communications: Parenting Teens
9 November – 3 December 2020 (4 weeks)
  • Tuesdays 7pm | Family Communications: Clear & Direct Communication
  • Thursdays 12.30pm | Parenting Through Stressful Times
  • Tuesdays 10.30am | Positive Parenting: Understanding your child’s behaviours (2-10 year olds)

To Register

One Family are funded through City of Dublin Education Training Board to offer parenting courses so registration is through the Fetch website.

These courses are free of charge.

The process is as follows:

  1. Please sign up to www.fetchcourses.ie
  2. Once you open this page you will be asked to REGISTER
  3. An email will come to you immediately to VALIDATE your account
  4. CLICK on COURSE FINDER
  5. Dublin north for location… name the course
  6. RESULTS will come up at the bottom of the screen
  7. CLICK on your course of choice
  8. APPLY NOW – fill in some details – name/address/PPSN number/DOB
  9. APPLY NOW

One Family now have your registration form and we will be in touch with you near to when the course is due to start.

If you have any problems in registering with fetchcourses please email lryan@onefamily.ie

Course Descriptions

Positive Parenting for Changing Families

About this course:

This course explores with parents the key components of clear and direct communication (Non Violent Communication Process) as a tool for managing behaviour and developing healthy communication in the home.

The course will also give opportunity to explore sibling relationships, problem solving, managing a crisis and respecting difference.

Aims:

  • Develop ways in which you can understand your teen and form a positive relationship.
  • Resolve conflict within family relationships and support your teen to negotiate change.
  • To explore boundaries and implement fair rules within the home to meet the needs of each member.
  • Develop listening skills and find a way to allow each family member to voice needs and be heard in the home.
Parenting When Separated

About the course:

This course is an online adaption of our in-house ‘Family Communications: Parenting When Separated’ course. It is for parents who have separated and may be in the process of agreeing how to share parenting. The course will explore the key components of clear and direct communication (Non Violent Communication Process) as a tool to support parents to communicate effectively in a non conflictual way in order to achieve success when sharing parenting.

Aims:

  • To understand the impact separation has on children.
  • To explore what shared parenting is and how to move into the business of shared parenting after separation.
  • To develop the skills of compromise and negotiation in order to parent effectively with the other parent.
  • To recognise the challenges of parenting after separation and identifying ways to support ones own wellbeing.
  • To move forward with new family rituals and routines accepting the new family form welcoming a new future.
Family Communications

Aims

  • Explore the key components of clear and direct communication (Non Violent Communication Process) as a tool to support parents to communicate effectively in a non conflictual way in order to achieve success when parenting teens and sharing parenting.
  • To understand the impact separation has on children and teens.
  • To explore what shared parenting is and how to move into the business of shared parenting after separation.
  • Explore a day in the life of a teenager and develop ways in which you can understand your teen and form a positive relationship.
  • Resolve conflict within family relationships and support your teen to negotiate change.
  • To explore boundaries and implement fair rules within the home to meet the needs of each member.
  • Develop listening skills and find a way to allow each family member to voice needs and be heard in the home.
Family Communications | Parenting Teens

About the course:

This course explores with parents the key components of clear and direct communication (Non Violent Communication Process) as a tool for managing behaviour and developing healthy communication in the home.

The course will also give opportunity to explore sibling relationships, problem solving, managing a crisis and respecting difference.

Aims:

  • Develop ways in which you can understand your teen and form a positive relationship.
  • Resolve conflict within family relationships and support your teen to negotiate change.
  • To explore boundaries and implement fair rules within the home to meet the needs of each member.
  • Develop listening skills and find a way to allow each family member to voice needs and be heard in the home.
Parenting through Stressful Times

About the course:

The course explores the influence stress plays on how we parent and how we manage the challenges that are presented to us daily. Parents have an opportunity to explore many tools that can aid and support one to cope with stress, preventing the build-up of stress and maintaining a healthy balance. During the course parents look at how children are faced with stress and as parents how you can recognise stress in your child, identify unmet needs and offer your child the tools they need to manage stress as they go through life.

Aims:

  • Understand what stress is.
  • Identify how stress can be affecting you and your child/ren.
  • Be able to recognise situations in your life that cause you stress.
  • Find ways to manage your stress and the stress of children.
  • Understand the importance of addressing your needs.
One Family Registration Form

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