Parents Plus Parenting when Separated Programme - Parents Plus

Contact Details

Organisation: Parents Plus
Contact name(s): Dr. John Sharry Michelle Murphy & Adele Keating
Address: Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service, James Joyce Street, Dublin 1
Telephone: 01 8034793
Mobile:  
Email: admin@parentsplus.ie
Website: www.parentsplus.ie

Programme Details

Target audience: Post separation parents, Parents who are preapring for, going through or have gone through a separation or divorce.
Theme/subject matter: General Parenting, Behaviour Management, Post-separation parenting
Method of delivery: Group work, One-to-one work
Programme aims: In order to address the challenges of parenting when separated, Parents Plus have developed a six week psycho-educational course for parents who are preparing for, going through or have gone through a separation or divorce. Specifically the Parenting when Separated Programme aims to help parents: Solve co-parenting problems in a positive way that focused on the needs of children; Cope with the emotional impact of separation and learn stress management techniques; Help your children cope with the impact of the separation both emotionally and practically; Enhance communication with their children and with their children's other parent.
Resources used: Parents Plus Parenting when Separated Facilitators Manual, Parent Workbook, Facilitator DVD. Parents Plus Parenting when Separated resources developed by Dr. John Sharry Michelle Murphy & Adele Keating.

Location & Duration of the Programme

County All counties
Local venue:  
Other details about the location of the programme:  
Number of sessions: 6
Frequency of sessions: Weekly
No. of hours per session: 2 hours 30 minutes
When is the programme held? Depends on the needs of the participants
Is childcare available? No

Booking the Programme

How do I book a place on the programme? Referred by professional
Total cost incl. materials: €10 for course workbook.