Learning outcomes of Parenting With Purpose - creating a positive future for our children:

The following are the learning outcomes for each module of the programme

At the end of each module, participants will be able to:

Module One

  • Understand the meaning of 'conscious parenting.'

  • Identify conscious parenting skills that may be applied to individuals

  • Understand and identify how our personal qualities help determine our effectiveness as parents

Module Two

  • Understand the connection between parents meeting their own needs and conscious parenting

  • Understand how families are affected when parents do not make their own needs a priority

  • Identify features of healthy relationships and have an understanding of how these can be applied in your own life

Module Three

  • Identify their children's main needs

  • Understand some causes of stress in adults and children and identify some useful strategies for reducing it

  • Identify strategies parents can use to engage their children's cooperation 

Module Four

  • Understand the difference between discipline and punishment

  • Identify and understand the features of the three main parenting styles and temperaments of children

  • Identify common causes of challenging behaviour in children

Module Five

  • Identify triggers of challenging behaviour in their children

  • Understand how anger and conflict in the family can negatively impact children's behaviour and identify some effective anger management strategies

  • Gain an understanding of a wide range of non physical discipline techniques and identify ways they can be used within the family setting

Module Six

  • Identify personal qualities you would like your child/ren to have as adults

  • Identify a wide range of strategies for strengthening the family

  • Create a vision and action plan for the future

Visit a centre near you to find out about booking into this course through your local Centre or for further information on the wide range of parenting courses offered through Parents Centres in your area.