Parents Plus - Parenting when Separated Programme

In the order to address the challenges of parenting when separated, Parents Plus have developed a six week psycho-edcucational 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

  1. * Solve co-parenting problems in a positive way that focused on the needs of children.
  2. * Cope with the emotional impact of separation and learn stress management techniques
  3. * Help your children cope with the impact of the separation both emotionally and practically.
  4. * Enhance communication with their children and with their children's other parent

Similar to the previous Parents Plus Programmes, the course comes with a facilitators manual and parent booklet and a facilitator training programme. Click here to see a Presentation on the Programme background and content.
The programme has been positively evaluated in a Large national Randomised Controlled Trial showing significant benefits to those who complete the course

Facilitator Training for Professionals

Parents Plus runs regular Faciliator Training for professionals to run the programme. The Training Introduces participants to the background, content and delivery of the Parenting When Separated course. Price includes full manual and the training is open to professionals previously trained with Parents Plus or who have experience working with this population.  Click here for BOOKING FORM

National Roll Out - The Parenting when Separated is now being rolled out by 20 agencies nationally who are taking part in an evaluation of its effectiveness. Click here to see a List of Some of the Agencies who are happy to recieve referrals

Parenting when Separated Courses Starting in Dublin 

Open to the public - Cost: €100

Contact Michelle Murphy on Email:  Ph:  086 2722526