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Basic Parenting Group Leaders Training

Date: 19 May 2020 - 21 May 2020


The Incredible Years® Parent Programmes help parents meet the social and emotional needs of young children. The programmes strengthen parenting skills and foster involvement in children’s lives to promote children’s academic, social and emotional competencies and reduce conduct problems.

This 3-day workshop will present in depth the group-based School Age Basic Parenting Programme, which is designed to strengthen parent-child interactions and attachment, reduce harsh discipline and foster parents’ ability to promote children’s social, emotional, and academic development.

Programme topics include:

• Promoting positive behaviours
• Reducing inappropriate behaviours
• How to support child’s education


The programme trains social service professionals on how to coach parents in:

• Encouraging children’s sense of responsibility and support school learning
• The importance of parental attention and special time with children
• Academic, persistence, emotion & social coaching
• Effective praise and encouragement
• Using incentives to motivate children
• Household rules, responsibilities, and routines
• Monitoring children’s whereabouts
• Clear and respectful limit setting
• Ignoring misbehavior
• Using time out for destructive behavior & extreme oppositional behavior
• Imposing logical & natural consequences
• Promoting reading skills
• Dealing with children’s discouragement
• Fostering good learning habits and routines
• Parent involvement with teachers


Kimberlee Shoecraft has been a social services practitioner for more than 14 years and a Certified Mentor and Trainer for The Incredible Years® since 2009. She has facilitated parent groups, parent and infant groups and children groups for many years with high-risk populations. Kimberlee also provides training programs for social service professionals both in America and internationally. Kimberlee has a B.S. in Sociology, Master’s in Social Work and a Post Graduate Certificate Program in Psychological Trauma

Duration: 9 am - 5 pm

Venue: Morning Star Training Centre, Blk 323A Sengkang East Way#01-545 Singapore 541323

Contact: Email Organizer

Brochure: Download

$989.00 per participant for School Age only

$1,098.00 per participant for School Age, Toddler & Preschool

Language: English

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