Incredible Years Basic Parent Programme

Contact Details

Organisation: Muirhevnamor Springobard Initiative
Contact name(s): Alice Malone, Cathy Brennan, Annemarie OMurchu & Emma Brennan
Address: Muirhevnamor Springboard Initiative, St. Joseph's NS., Muirhevnamor, Dundalk, Co. Louth
Telephone: 042 9351680
Email: [email protected]

Programme Details

Target audience: Parents of children aged 3 - 8 years
Theme/subject matter: General Parenting, Behaviour Management
Method of delivery: Group work
Programme aims: To increase children's emotional, social and cognitive development. To promote positive social behaviours and to promote school readiness.
Resources used: Evidence based manualised and video training by Carolyn Webster-Stratton, PhD.

About the Facilitator

Name: Alice Malone
Qualifications: Professional Youth & Community Worker
Experience: Alice has managed a locally based Family Support Project for the past 15 years and in 2012 became an Accredited Group Leader with the Incredible Years Parent Programme.

Location & Duration of the Programme

County Louth
Local venue: Parents living in the Muirhevnamor area whose children attend school in the Muirhevnamor area.
Other details about the location of the programme: Muirhevnmor Springboard Initiative
Number of sessions: 14 sessions
Frequency of sessions: Weekly
No. of hours per session: 2.5 hours
When is the programme held? Depends on the needs of the participants
Is childcare available? Yes

Booking the Programme

How do I book a place on the programme? Self Referral, Referred by professional, Information days in local schools and creches.
Total cost incl. materials: Free