Co-Parenting After Separation

Is your child exposed to conflict between adults they care about?

This program explores:

  • How ongoing parental conflict affects children
  • How to support your children through changing family relationships
  • How to develop effective communication with your co-parent
  • How to move forward towards a co-operative parenting arrangement

This program is for separated parents who are experiencing ongoing, conflict.

Weekday Program (5 weeks) 

For more information contact Family Education Services Team on 03 5438 1300.

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Tuning in to Kids

Want to learn how to help your child manage feelings and emotions (emotional intelligence)?

In this  program you will find out how to help your child understand and manage feelings such as worry, frustration and anger.

For more information contact Family Education Services Team on 03 5438 1300.

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Tuning in to Teens

Tuning in to Teens is a 6 week program for parents and carers of teens.  This program provides parents with a greater understanding of their teen's emotional experiences while teaching specific skills that can assist in being supportive and staying connected.

For more information contact Family Education Services Team on 03 5438 1300.

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Recovering from Separation

Are you separated or divorced and wondering how to cope?

Do you sometimes feel stuck, confused, angry, frustrated or sad? Do you want to learn ways to manage these feelings to help you move on after separation? Then join our once a year eight week educational and supportive program with other men and women who have experienced separation or divorce. Whether your separation or divorce is recent or years ago, if you need support, you are welcome.

Then join our eight week program and meet other men and women who have experienced separation or divorce.

For more information contact Family Education Services Team on 03 5438 1300.

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Seasons for Growth

Seasons for Growth is a program designed to help children who have experienced significant change such as loss, death, family breakdown or other change that has had an impact.

For more information contact Family Education Services Team on 03 5438 1300.

Seasons for Growth Companion Training

The Seasons for Growth program is designed for children, young people and adults to assist them in managing and understanding the effects of significant changeloss and grief in their lives. The program provides a safe and creative way to explore feelings, memories, loss and grief.

A companion (facilitator) works with a small group of children or adults in the Seasons for Growth program.

For more information contact Narelle Williams on 03 5438 1300.


Bringing Up Great Kids

Parents and carers would you like to:

  • build strong and postive relationships with your children?
  • increase your children's confidence and reslience?
  • listen and talk more with your children?
  • understand messages from your children and how to respond to them?

For more information on this six week program, contact the Family Education Services Team on 03 5438 1300.


Professional Development Topics

Understanding Change Loss and Grief
A two hour workshop for anyone who is supporting children and adults cope with grief.

Connecting with parents and children using emotional intelligence
This two hour workshop is specifically designed for professionals and covers how professionals can connect with parents and children.

Understanding Anger and Kids
This two hour workshop covers the reasons why children get angry, understanding your own responses to your children's anger.

Group Facilitation Skills
A two hour workshop for professionals working with families who are interested in developing group facilitations skills.

Season's Companion Training for Young Peoples Program
A two day training program for adults interested in delivering a Seasons For Growth Program for young people.

For more information contact Narelle Williams on 03 5438 1300.