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Mental Health Support following large scale trauma
In light of the distressing news out of New Zealand, the resources below provides some very practical advice for talking to children about traumatic events.
Parenting Place: How to talk to your kids about Trauma
A 'Behind the News' YouTube video on important things to remember about upsetting news.
Headspace Factsheet (Downloadable PDF)
What is the best way to say 'No!' to your kids (added 27 March 2019)
Why emotional turmoil in adolescence is normal (added 7 Jan 2019)
Making Men - an good article for parents of boys (added 5 Feb 2019)
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Physical Health & Wellbeing
Relationships Australia are offering a program of short parenting courses at their West Leederville, Midland and Joondalup branches in April. Download the flyers: West Leederville, Midland and Joondalup.
The following are longer courses coming up in May that could continue the learning experience:
Parent-Teen Connection Tuesday 7 – 28 May West Leederville
Building Stronger Families x 6 Thursday 9 May – 13 June West Leederville
Child and Adolescent Health Services are offering a number of free Triple P (Positive Parenting Program) courses during Term 2. Download the flyers (listed by venue): Warwick Stadium, Duncraig (Dealing with Disobedience), Duncraig (Managing Fighting & Aggression) and Doubleview