Triple P Parenting Programme

The Positive Parenting Programme was developed and researched in Australia and has been proven to enhance parents’ abilities when managing their children’s behaviour. It does this by promoting understanding of children’s development and gives tools and strategies on increasing respectful behaviour and how to manage misbehaviour.

Triple P is a multi-level intervention programme and parents can be offered group sessions or individual one-on-one interventions.

Triple P courses will help to:

  • Encourage your child’s development
  • Manage your children’s behaviour in a useful and caring way
  • Recognise causes of common child behaviour problems
  • Encourage desirable behaviour in your children
  • Increase your self-confidence 
  • Build positive relationships with your child
  • Set rules and give instructions your children will follow
  • Build upon your skills and techniques for dealing with difficult behaviour
  • Praise and encourage behaviour you like

Triple P Levels of Intervention:

Level 2

This is a "light-touch" intervention providing brief one off assistance to parents who are generally coping well but have few concerns with their childs behaviour or development. It is available for parents of children; from birth to 12 years and for parents of teenagers in a form off seminar series. 

Level 3

Targeted councelling for parents of a child with mild to moderate beahvioural difficulties. It is avaialble for parents of children from birth to 12 years and of parents of teenagers. This level of interevntion deals with specific problem behaviour or issues. Its delivered in a form of brief face to face or telephone intervention with one of our facilitators.

Level 4

Suitable for parents of children with severe behavioral difficulties in the form of:

Group Triple P/ Group Teen Triple P:

This is an 8 week programme (including group and phone or drop-in sessions) which aims to build positive relationships between parents and their children. It helps parents develop different ways of coping and strategies for dealing with a variety of child and adolescent problems within a supportive group atmosphere.

Standard Triple P/ Standard Teen Triple P:

Suitable for parents who need intensive individual councelling and parenting support.

Level 5

Intensive support for families with serious problems. Suitable for parents following completion of a level 4 Triple P intervention as is delivered on one to one bases.

Enhanced Triple P:

For parents whose family situation is complecated by problems such as partner conflict, stress or mental health issues. three modules target specific concerns. parents can do one, two or three of the modules which work on partner relationships and communication, personal copping strategies for high stress situations and other positive parenting practice. 

Triple P-Pathways:

For parents at risk of child maltreatment. Covers anger management and other behavioural strategies to improve a parent's abilities to cope with raising children.

Specialist Programes: 

Triple P Stepping Stones:

For parents of pre-adolescent children who have a disabilty. Stepping Stones has been shown to work with children with intellectual and physical disabilities who have disruptive behaviour. It can delivered in a Group or one-to-one setting.