Services for Parents

There is no hard-and-fast rule book for parenting teenagers but it’s surprising how many familiar parenting problems have very simple solutions.From fighting at school to a teenager’s defiance or a regular homework routine, the issues you face are not peculiar to your family. In fact they are commonplace. At The Door we provide a number of services for parents giving them the tools that can make parenting a little less ‘trial and error’.

Referral Form


Triple P ‘ Postive Parenting Programme’

Triple P is one of the few parenting programmes in the world that is based on evidence from clinical research. For more than 30 years, Triple P’s easy-to-understand and practical strategies have been shown to help families in all types of situations.

At The Door Youth Project, we are proud to be able to offer the ‘Triple P Parenting for teens programme’

Triple P helps parents:

  • Create a stable, supportive, harmonious family environment
  • Teach their teenager skills they need to get along with others
  • Deal positively, consistently and decisively with problem behaviour should it arise
  • Encourage behaviour parents want
  • Develop realistic expectations of their teenager and themselves.
  • Take care of themselves as a parent.

We run Triple P group based training throughout the year at our offices 45 High Street, Stroud.  For more information about future dates either give us a call: 01453 756745 or click the button below to fill in an online form:

Contact Form

Alternatively if you would like to book a place on the next course please fill in this referral form

Triple P Referral Form

We are also available to run specially commissioned programmes for discreet groups.  Please contact us for more information about this.

 


 Parent Support Sessions

A twice monthly support group offering an informal space for parents to take time for themselves, do something fun , relax and increase their support network.

Coffee Time:

Drop In Session held at The Door 10:00am – 12:00 noon on the First Thursday Of The Month

Evening Gatherings:

Drop In Session held at The Door 7:00pm – 9:00pm on the Third Thursday Of The Month

For more information and specific dates please look at our events diary or get in touch:

 

 


 1:1 Dedicated Parent Support

This runs alongside the mentoring support offered to young people.  Staffed by volunteer support workers, parents are able to access 1:1 weekly support.  Typically our support workers offer help with practicalities, parenting strategies, substance abuse advice, housing and financial support or simply meet for a chat and a cuppa to help them develop the skills and confidence needed to manage day to day.

For more information and specific dates please look at our events diary or get in touch:

Contact Form

 

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