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Parent Forum: Parenting Tips to Help Your Adolescent Thrive presented by Justin Coulson. This presentation will assist parents of adolescents to understand:

  • Why teenagers act the way they do
  • Four critical steps to setting limits with your child
  • How to handle the news that you really didn’t want to believe
  • How to make the teenage years the best years of your & their lives

Runs 7pm-9pm, Tuesday 12 November at One Hope Centre, 4-32 Province Blvd, Highton. Entry is free but booking essential through Eventbrite tinyurl.com/JustinCoulsonGeelong

Parenting your Teenager: A free six-week program for 13 to 18 year old teens examining normal teenage behaviour, the four cardinal sins of parenting teens, communicating with your teen and managing those tricky situations. Runs 7pm-9pm starting Wednesday October 16 then on Oct 23, 30, Nov 20, Nov 27 and concluding on Dec 4 at Ariston House, 245-249 Pakington St, Newtown. More info and booking at www.geelongaustralia.com.au/parenting

Tuning In To Kids – A free six-week parenting program for parents of children aged 4 to 8 yrs. This program will help parents teach and support their children to understand and express emotions in appropriate ways. This will maximise children’s social, behavioural and learning outcomes. Runs 7pm-9pm starting Thursday 24 October at Ariston House, 245-249 Pakington St, Newtown. Free. More info and booking at www.geelongaustralia.com.au/parenting

Bringing Up Great Kids – A free six-week program for parents of children aged 12 mths – 8 years which aims to equip parents with the skills to enhance their patterns of communication with their children, promote more respectful interactions and encourage the development of children’s positive self-identity. Runs 7-9pm starting Monday 14 October at Ariston House, 245-249 Pakington St, Newtown. More info and booking at www.geelongaustralia.com.au/parenting

Top Gear – Parenting Feisty Kids: This 90 Minute program is for parents of kids who can be feisty, tricky and super energetic or just seem to be operating in top gear most of the time. It gives an overview of the basics for helping children to manage their feelings and behaviours. Runs 14 October at Wellways, Suite 5, 23-31 Gheringhap St, Geelong. To book contact Drummond St on 03 9663 6733 or email wellconnectedwestvic@wellways.org