Parenting When Separated

About the course:

This course 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.

Online Positive Parenting

Online Positive Parenting for Changing Families

Online course which is self-managed via weekly emails, this course will be supported by individual email support from the Parenting team. This course costs €9.99 which includes ten weekly emails (eight with course content), optional individual support on the parenting topics explored, and optional assessment with issue of a Certificate of Completion.

Click here to find more information about this course.

Parents Summer Camp | Back to School

Back to School

Anne Staunton, Rainbows Ireland, hosts this Zoom session, ‘Back to School’, where she will discuss how to prepare children going back to school after this long break.

Email gkelly@onefamily.ie to book your FREE Zoom session

Parents Summer Camp | Meditation in the Home

Parents Summer Camp | Meditation in the Home

Meditation in the Home

John Peelo, Neighnourhood Youth Project, hosts ‘Mediatation in the Home’ Zoom session, giving you helpful tools to keep yourself calm which will help calm the people around you.

Email gkelly@onefamily.ie to book your FREE Zoom session

Parents Summer Camp | Meditation in the Home

Meditation in the Home

John Peelo, Neighbouring Youth Project, hosts this Zoom session ‘Meditation in the Home’ to teach you techniques which can help you calm yourself which can help calm the people around you.

Email gkelly@onefamily.ie to book your FREE Zoom session.

Parents Summer Camp | Recognising Our Trauma

Recognising our Trauma

Marguerite Woods, IBRIO Development Worker in SAOL, hosts this Zoom session ‘Recognising our Trauma’ and will discuss the affect Covid19 has had on families and how we can move past it.

Email gkelly@onefamily.ie to book your FREE Zoom session

Parents Summer Camp | Parenting Teens

Parenting Teens

Based on his best selling book ‘Parenting teenagers’, John will present a practical approach to parenting that allows you to

  • manage the most common challenges of the teenage years
  • maintain a warm  connected relationship with your teenager
  • encourage them to grow up to be responsible and well-adjusted adults.

Dr John Sharry is a  social worker and family psychotherapist and founder of the Parents Plus Charity. He is co-developer of the award winning Parents Plus Adolescents Programme, and the best selling author of fourteen  positive psychology and self-help book for families including Positive Parenting, and Parenting Teenagers.

Email gkelly@onefamily.ie to book your FREE Zoom session

Parenting Summer Camp | Taking Time Out for Me!

Taking Time out for Me!

Aoife Ryan. Insight Matters, hosts the first class from our Parenting Summer Camp, ‘Taking Time out for Me!’, she will discuss the importance of self- care for parents.

To book your free Zoom session email gkelly@onefamily.ie

Online Family Communications

Online Family Communications | Coping with Family Life and Communication

Online course which is self-managed via weekly emails, this course will be supported by individual email support from the Parenting team. This course costs €9.99 which includes ten weekly emails (eight with course content), optional individual support on the parenting topics explored, and optional assessment with issue of a Certificate of Completion.

Click here to find more information about this course.