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The Circle of Security Parenting Course - 7 Week Course

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The Starjumpz Children's Centre, The Old Saw Mill, Ashdown Business Park

Gillridge Lane

Crowborough

TN6 1UP

United Kingdom

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The Course Content is delivered over 8 weeks from 19.30-21.00 on a Thursday dates below:

Week 1: 31st January: An overview and Introduction

Week 2: 7th February: Exploring our Children’s Needs

Week 3: 28th February: Building Emotional Resilience

Week 4: 7th March: Helping our Children with their feelings

Week 5: 14th March: Exploring Our Struggles

Week 6: 28th March: Rupture and Repair in Relationships

Week 7: April 4th: Summary, Celebration and Goal Setting

The course includes ongoing email support from Sarah Weller

More detailed information on the course.

1. Introduction to the Circle of Security

General group bonding and goal setting. Discussion around expectations of the course.

Explanation of why this approach works: The difference that makes a difference. Looking at the evidence

Background of what is attachment theory

Explanation of what "good enough" parenting means.

Introduction of the basic model of the Circle

2. Exploring our Children's needs

Here we go into the Circle in more detail, looking at children's needs around the circle, how children learn through exploration, and what happens when they lose interest in exploration and have a new set of needs of re-assurance, tiredness, boredom, fear etc.

The challenges of putting in boundaries while staying attuned to their needs

Reflection on different parenting styles and how you were parented.

3. Managing your Child's Emotions

Once we know the needs, how do we meet those needs in the context of Emotions?

Exploring how to "be with" you child during big emotions, and how to create a relationship where feelings can be shared.

4. How to build emotional resilience in your child

How to deal with negative emotions

Discussion on how to develop a state of mind where you are comfortable with big emotions


5. The Path to Security and 6. Exploring our Struggles

Exploring our own vulnerability so that we can understand our triggers to straying off the circle.

What interferes with us taking charge

How we can protect ourselves by over-riding our children's needs

What happens when we ignore the circle

How the solution to children's difficulties and behaviours is in the relationship we have with them.


6. Rupture and Repair in our relationships

What to do when our children are difficult

Ways to discipline effectively and positively

Why punishment doesn't work in the long run


7. Summary and Celebration:

Summary of Key points

Discussion on course content and review of goals.

Setting positive resources and intentions for the future

PARENTING SUPPORT SERVICES at Starjumpz with Sarah Weller;

Sarah offers both individual, couples and group parenting support, she is a proven expert in parenting and life skills coaching and she holds qualifications in Neuro Linguistic Programming. Initial sessions with Sarah may be face to face and then can continue via Skype. For further information, contact us at info@starjumpz.com

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The Starjumpz Children's Centre, The Old Saw Mill, Ashdown Business Park

Gillridge Lane

Crowborough

TN6 1UP

United Kingdom

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

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