16 October 2017

Relationships Australia

Relationships Australia is holding several parenting seminars this term.

Parent Teen Connection

We have all gone through adolescence - do we remember? It has always been a challenging, sometimes frustrating period of life's journey. Thankfully, today's parents are usually more inclined to listen. Living with teenagers can be confusing and even worrying, but also rewarding. This course reduces stress and teaches parents to communicate, negotiate and minimise conflict.

Time: 6.30 - 9pm

Dates: Monday 10, 17, 24 February, 10 March, West Leederville

Fathering after Separation

It's important for fathers to distinguish between their parenting role and their relationship break-up. This seminar, held in a male-friendly environment, suggests helpful ways to keep in touch with your child to build skills and to recognise strengths and weaknesses.

Time: 6.30 - 9pm

Date: Monday 28 April, West Leederville

Nuts and Bolts of Being a Dad

A Dad is very important in a child's life. This three week course looks at some of the building blocks a single or partnered Dad can use to develop solid relationships with his children. How to interact, participate and communicate will be discussed.

Time: 6.30 - 9pm

Dates: Thursday 13, 20, 27 March, Fremantle

Dads Raising Teenage Boys

Raising teenage boys can be challenging but there can also be exceptional times of fun and closeness. The Dads Raising Boys workshop is designed to assist fathers and father figures navigate their way through the teen years to help build positive relationships and strong, positive young men for the future.

Time: 6.30 - 9pm

Dates: Thursday 6 February, Fremantle. Wednesday 9 April, West Leederville

Change and Loss - A Man's Way

Men tend to deal with change and loss differently to women but is there such a thing as the 'right' way to navigate the journey through a grief experience? This workshop will look at the many types of losses in a man's life.

Time: 6.30 - 9pm

Date: Thursday 6 March, West Leederville

Kids and Today's Technology

This seminar is for parents of kids between ages 2 and 18 years. Technology is now being used by very young children and most teenagers are proficient users of many aspects of technology. Your knowledge of what's out there, how it's being used and how you manage it in your home will have a direct impact on your kids' learning and safety.

Time: 6.30 - 9pm

Dates: Wednesday 12 Feb, Monday 17 March, Monday 24 March, West Leederville

For more information http://www.wa.relationships.com.au/ or 1300 364 277