Midlands Area Parenting Partnership are delivering groups and workshops for parents of children 2-10yrs in Laois to make family life less stressful with children.
Groups and Workshops are FREE for parents to attend, but they do need to book a place with Deirdre 0860274837/ Sinead 0868215102…or contact the MAPP office on 0906447111.
They also provide programmes Fear- Less for parents of children 6-12 years who experience anxiety. They are currently hosting seminars with follow up workshops for parents who need further intervention.
Are you concerned about your child experiencing anxiety?
Triple P – Fear Less (Reducing Anxiety in Children)
The 2 hour talk is suitable for parents of children aged 6 – 12 year olds, who might be concerned about their child/teen experiencing anxiety.
The talk will cover the following:
• How does anxiety work?
• Understanding anxiety
• Parents as models
• Being an emotion coach
• Thinking flexibly & realistically
• Avoidance and exposure
• Managing children’s anxious behaviour
• Constructive coping and problem solvin