Circle of Security Parenting Programme
What is it?
The Circle of Security parenting programme is based on 50 years of attachment theory and research about how parent/child relationships can be supported and strengthened; Is a reflective therapeutic parenting programme.
Who is it suitable for?
The course is suitable for any parent and child relationship; the material is aimed at parenting younger children(0- 5 years old) but the underlying principles apply to all parent-child relationships.
How the course is run?
The course is run over 6 sessions of approximately 2 hours each (using DVD, discussion and handouts). It is facilitated by two therapists.
The topics covered are:
Week 1 Introducing the concept of the Circle
Week 2 Exploring our children’s needs all the way around the Circle
Week 3 “Being with” on the Circle. Helping our children to manage their emotions.
Week 4 “Being with” infants on the Circle
Week 5 The path to security
Week 6 Exploring our struggles
Week 7 Rupture and repair
Week 8 Summary
Next course starting: Monday 14th of May. 10-12pm
Location: Fermoy Resource Centre, 42 McCurtain Street.
For Further information and registration please contact:
Maria Sloane 087-3239775