Parents Plus Autumn Programme Training Calendar 2024

Develop Your Skills and Improve Outcomes for Children and Families With the Parents Plus Programme Training for Professionals, Autumn 2024 Calendar Do you want to develop your professional skills and improve outcomes for children, adolescents, and families?  Look no further than the Parents Plus suite of trainings, offered this coming autumn. From the early years […]

Supporting Parents Through Separation: A Guide to the Parenting When Separated Programme

As a professional who works with parents and families, you know that separation and divorce can be one of the most challenging experiences a family can face. During this time, parents may feel overwhelmed, confused, and unsure how to support their children through this transition.At Parents Plus, we understand the unique challenges of separation, and […]

Book Your Supervision From Our Upcoming Autumn 2024 Dates

At Parents Plus, we are committed to supporting your professional development. As part of this commitment, we offer TWO supervision sessions within the first year of completing the training in one of our evidence-based programmes. These sessions are designed to support you in delivering effective and impactful programmes to parents and caregivers. Our training and supports are […]

Grants from €10,000 to €50,000 are now open under the The Wheel’s Training Links programme 2024-2026.

We are happy to share an opportunity that could significantly benefit your team and the communities you serve.  The Wheel, Ireland’s national association of charities, community groups and social enterprises, is now welcoming applications for the Training Links programme 2024-2026, offering financial support to enhance the training and development needs of nonprofit workers. Why Consider This Opportunity?This funding opportunity could help […]

Empowering Families: The Impact of the Parents Plus Children’s Programme

Parenting is a complex journey where guiding children through their early years demands a mix of love, understanding, and practical strategies. The evidence based Parents Plus Children’s Programme offers a comprehensive approach to nurturing positive family dynamics. As a facilitator of this impactful programme, professionals are equipped with the tools to empower parents to navigate […]

The Benefits of Training in the Working Things Out Programme

As a professional working with adolescents, The Working Things Out Programme is a comprehensive training programme which will give you the knowledge and tools to support teenagers experiencing social, emotional and behavioural challenges. This programme provides you with effective interventions and strategies to enhance emotional regulation, problem-solving skills, communication techniques, and resilience, as well as […]

What does it mean to pause?

One of the core concepts in the Parents Plus programmes is ‘pressing the pause button’. When faced with challenging behaviours, parents are invited not to react and instead to take a pause instead. This pause interrupts unhelpful reactions and allows parents to take a moment so they can ‘tune in’ to their child’s needs ( […]

Hertfordshire Council Development and Commissioning Officer, Nicola Wilder.

In 2023 we worked closely with Hertfordshire Council in their rollout of the Parents Plus Parenting When Separated (PWS) Programme, through funding from the Dept of Work and Pensions Reducing Parental Conflict programmes. They delivered the PWS online and in person and are currently designing and implementing an evaluation of the impact and outcomes for […]

Unlocking the Potential of ADHD Support: How Parents Plus Can Enhance Your Service

We have a few remaining places left on our ADHD Programme Training starting on the 18th of April. Our PP-ADHD training is for frontline professionals and can help prevent serious secondary problems, such as self-harm and substance misuse, from affecting children with ADHD as they grow older. This programme utilises a solution-focused approach with facilitators […]

Explore The Programme Options Available For Spring 2024:

The Parents Plus Programmes are practical, evidence-based parenting and mental health courses that are designed to be delivered by professionals who work with families. Backed by over 25 years of research, our programmes have proven benefits for families, including those dealing with disadvantage, disability and mental health problems, as well as the normal ups and […]