The Brant County Health Unit has collaborated with community partners to offer free Triple P Parenting classes in Brantford and Brant County. Triple P is an evidenced-based Positive Parenting program that provides parents with new ideas, strategies, and skills to help build positive behaviours in their children (0-16).
Each seminar runs for 90 minutes. For parents of children ages 0-12, the seminar topics are:
- The Power of Positive Parenting
- Raising Confident, Competent Children
- Raising Resilient Children
For parents of children 10-16 the three seminar topics are:
- Raising Responsible Teenagers
- Raising Competent Teenagers
- Getting Teenagers Connected
Each discussion group runs for 2 hours and focuses on one of the following topics: Dealing with Disobedience; Managing Fighting and Aggression; Developing Good Bedtime Routines; and Hassle-free Shopping with Kids.
Each group runs for 8 weeks and includes 5 group sessions and 3 individual phone consultations. Each session lasts about 2 hours. Parents will have the opportunity to share experiences and gain practical skills. Whether it is managing misbehaviour or developing healthy routines at home, this positive parenting program can help parent's develop strategies that work.
For an updated session list and to register, please visit Triple P Ontario or call Contact Brant at 519-758-8228.