Hertford and Ware – What’s On

Parenting Courses Summer Term 2022

 

ADD-vance

To book your free please please go to http:add-vance.eventbrite.com/

For additional courses and workshops, please visit their website on: https://www.add-vance.org/

 

Course When/Where
Understanding ADHD and Autism (5-14 years or 4 years and already in reception)  

Online via Zoom – Wednesdays 7 to 9 pm April 20th to May 25th

Online via Zoom – Fridays 10 am to 12 pm April 22nd to May 27th

Online via Zoom – Wednesdays 10 am to 12 pm June 8th to July 13th

 

Understanding ADHD and Autism (5-14 years or 4 years and already in reception) FOR DADS ONLY 

 

Online via Zoom – Wednesdays 7 to 9 pm June 8rd to July 13th

Understanding ADHD and Autism in the Early Years (2-5 years)  

Online via Zoom – Tuesdays 9:30 am to 11:30 am April 19th to May 24th 

Family Lives

To secure your place please email services@familylives.org.uk for a referral form or call 0204 522 8700/ 0204 522 8701

For more information or further courses, please visit their website: https://www.familylives.org.uk/how-we-can-help/in-your-area (then please click on Hertfordshire)

 

Course  When / Where
Parents Together   

Please see their website (link above) for further information

 

Bringing up confident children for parents for parents of children with ASD/ ADHD  

Online via MS Teams – Tuesday 7th June – 12th July 7pm – 9pm

Online via MS Teams – Wednesdays 8th June – 13th July 9:30am – 11:30am

  

Bringing up confident children for parents of children with Special Educational Needs

 

Online via MS Teams – Monday 6th June – 11th July 7pm – 9pm

 

Families in Focus

To secure your place please email Francine and Lesley with your name, mobile number and postcode on bookings@familiesinfocus.co.uk

For more information or further courses, please visit their website: https://www.familiesinfocus.co.uk/current-parent-courses/

 

Course  When / Where
A Complete Guide to Parenting Children with SEND (parents of children aged 2 to 11 years) 609 St Albans Road, Watford, WD25 9JL – Tuesdays 10:00am to 12:00pm April 19th to June 28th
A Complete Guide to Parenting Children with SEND (parents of children aged 2 to 11 years) Online via Zoom – Tuesdays 6:30pm to 8:30pm April 19th to June 28th                   
Handling Anger in your Family  Online via Zoom – Wednesdays 6:30pm to 8:30pm April 20th to May 25th

Online via Zoom – Mondays 9:30am to 11:30am June 6th to July 11th

Online via Zoom – Wednesdays 10am to 12pm June 8th to July 13th 

Handling Anger in your Child with Autism and/or ADHD        Online via Zoom – Thursdays 12pm to 2pm April 21st to May 26th 

Online via Zoom – Wednesdays 6:30pm to 8:30pm June 8th to July 13th 

Online via Zoom – Thursdays 9:30am to 11:30am June 9th to July 14th 

 

Supporting Links

To refer please contact Supporting Links on 07512 709 556 or email bookings@supportinglinks.co.uk  QUOTING THE COURSE ID

For additional courses and workshops, please visit their website on: https://www.supportinglinks.co.uk/whatson.html

 

Course (ID) When / Where
Talking Additional Needs (500) Online via Zoom – Thursdays 9:45am to 11:15am June 7th to July 12th
Talking Additional Needs (502) Online via Zoom – Wednesdays 8:00pm to 9:30pm June 8th to July 13th
Talking Families (503) Online via Zoom – Wednesdays 9:45am to 11:15am April 20th to May 25th 
Talking Families (504) Online via Zoom – Tuesdays 8:00pm to 9:30pm April 21nd to May 26th 
Talking Families (505) Online via Zoom – Tuesdays 8:00pm to 9:30pm June 7th to July 12th 
Talking Teens (506) Online via Zoom – Wednesdays 7:45pm to 9:15pm April 20th to May 25th
Talking Dads (508) Online via Zoom – Wednesdays 7:45pm to 9:15pm April 20th to May 25th 
Talking Dads (509) Online via Zoom – Thursdays 7:45pm to 9:15pm June 9th to July 14th

 

Natural Flair

To book your place please ring 01992446051 or go to https://www.natural-flair.com/referral 

For more information or further courses, please visit their website: https://www.natural-flair.com/schedule

 

Course When / Where
Natural Steps to Safer, Stronger Families – A Protective Behaviours Approach to Emotional Safety and Wellbeing Families Online via Zoom – Wednesdays 9:30am to 11:30am May 11th to June 15th

Online via Zoom – Thursdays 7:00pm to 9:00pm May 19th to June 23rd   

Secrets to Parenting your Teen/Pre-Teen Online via Zoom –  Thursdays 9:30am to 11:30am May 12th to June 16th 

Online via Zoom – Mondays 7:00pm to 9:00pm June 13th to July 18th

 

Families Feeling Safe

To book your place please email enquiries@familiesfeelingsafe.co.uk or call 07748 332606

For more information or further courses, please visit their website: https://familiesfeelingsafe.co.uk/courses-and-workshops-for-parents-and-carers/

 

Course When / Where
Supporting Families with Protective Behaviours Course for Dads, Step Dads and Male Carers                                                                                Online via Zoom – Tuesdays 7:30pm to 9:00pm April 19th to May 24th                                                                                                                 
Supporting Families with Protective Behaviours Course for Mums, Dads, Step-Parents and Carers Online via Zoom – Tuesdays 10am to 11:30am  April 19th to May 24th                                                   

 

BeeZee Bodies

Beezee Bodies are a dedicated team of nutritionists and behaviour change experts and can help you to make real, lifelong changes towards a healthier lifestyle. They run weight management and healthy lifestyles programmes for adults and families across the UK.

To sign up or for details courses, further information and workshops, please visit their website on: https://beezeebodies.com/for-families/

 

Supporting Links Workshops

 

Supporting Links have a number of single-session workshops planned for parents of children with ASD and or ADHD who live or go to school in Herts. These are funded by Herts County Council so are free for parents to attend.

 

Book on eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/supporting-links-15053924960

For additional courses and workshops, please visit their website on: https://www.supportinglinks.co.uk/whatson.html

 

Course When / Where
Talking ASD and ADHD: Responding to Anger  Online via Zoom – Monday 25th April 7:30pm to 9:30pm

Online via Zoom – Wednesday 13th July 9:30am to 11:30 am

Talking ASD and ADHD: Anxiety and Stress Online via Zoom – Tuesday 3rd May 9:30am to 11:30am

Online via Zoom – Tuesday 28th June 7:30pm to 9:30pm

Talking ASD and ADHD: School Avoidance Online via Zoom – Thursday 9th June 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Talking ASD and ADHD: Tech use Online via Zoom – Monday 13th July 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Talking ASD and ADHD: The Teenage Years Online via Zoom – Tuesday 5th July 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Talking ASD and ADHD: Coping with Change Online via Zoom – Monday 23rd May 7:30pm to 9:30pm

 

ADD-vance Workshops

 

To book your free place please http:add-vance.eventbrite.com/

For additional courses and workshops, please visit their website on: https://www.add-vance.org/

 

Course When / Where
Online Support Group for Parents/Carers of 16-24 year old  

Online via Zoom – Tuesday 3rd May 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Online via Zoom – Tuesday 24th May 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Online Support Group for Parents/Carers of Primary aged children  

Online via Zoom  – Tuesday 19th April 1pm to 2pm

Online via Zoom – Tuesday 10th May 1pm to 2pm

 

Online Support Group for Parents/Carers of Secondary aged children  

Online via Zoom – Tuesday 26th April 1pm to 2pm

Online via Zoom – Tuesday 17th May 7:30pm to 8:30pm

 

Preparing for adulthood (14+) Online via Zoom – Tuesday 28th June 10am to 11:30am
Tips & Tools to support learning (Executive Function) Online via Zoom – Thursday 19th May 10am to 11:30am
Tips & Tools to teach emotional literacy Online via Zoom – Wednesday 11th May 10am to 11:30am
Tips & Tools to manage everyday change (transitions) Online via Zoom – Thursday 26th May 10am to 11:30am
Tips & Tools to support puberty Online via Zoom – Wednesday 22nd June 10am to 11:30am
Tips & Tools for managing toileting Online via Zoom – Thursday 12th May 7pm to 8:30pm
Tips & Tools to support communication Online via Zoom – Wednesday 4th May 10am to 11:30am
Tips & Tools to manage anger Online via Zoom – Thursday 9th June 7pm to 8:30pm
Tips & Tools for managing self-harm Online via Zoom – Friday 10th June 10am to 11:30am
Tips & Tools to manage sensory differences Online via Zoom – Thursday 16th June 7pm to 8:30pm
Tips & Tools to manage anxiety Online via Zoom – Thursday 23rd June 7pm to 8:30pm
Tips & Tools for positive behaviour Online via Zoom – Monday 27th June 10am to 11:30am
Tips & Tools to teach social skills Online via Zoom – Monday 4th July 10am to 11:30am
Tips & Tools to build self-esteem Online via Zoom – Thursday 28th April 10am to 11:30am
Tips & Tools for Sleep Online via Zoom – Monday 25th April 7pm to 8:30pm
Support for Dads of children up to 18 years with ADHD and/or Autism Online via Zoom – Monday 23rd May 7pm to 8:30pm
Understanding Autism in Girls (up to 18 years) Online via Zoom – Wednesday 25th May 10am to 11:30am
Understanding sensory differences for children up to 18 years Online via Zoom – Wednesday 15th June 10am to 11:30am
Supporting siblings Online via Zoom – Monday 6th June 10am to 11:30am
Understanding challenging behaviour Online via Zoom – Wednesday 8th June 10am to 11:30am
Understanding anxiety Online via Zoom – Tuesday 21st June 10am to 11:30am
Understanding Neurodiverse Teens Online via Zoom – Thursday 30th June 7pm to 8:30pm
Understanding ADHD Online via Zoom – Monday 25th April 10am to 11:30am
Understanding Autism Online via Zoom – Thursday 5th May 7pm to 8:30pm
Understanding ADHD in Girls (up to 18 years) Online via Zoom – Wednesday 18th May 10am to 11:30am
Supporting the transition to primary school Online via Zoom – Monday 13th June 10am to 11:30am
Supporting the transition to secondary school (up to 12 years) Online via Zoom – Monday 20th June 10am to 11:30am
Diagnosing ADHD and/or Autism (up to 18 years) Online via Zoom – Thursday 21st April 10am to 11:30am
Caring for your child (and yourself) Online via Zoom – Tuesday 26th April 10 am to 11:30 am
Working in Partnership with School Online via Zoom – Tuesday 3rd May 10 am to 11:30 am
Applying for an EHCP Online via Zoom – Monday 9th May 10 am to 11:30 am
Preparing for an EHCP annual review Online via Zoom – Monday 16th May 10 am to 11:30 am
Understanding pathological demand avoidance (PDA) Online via Zoom – Tuesday 10th May 10 am to 11:30 am
Thinking about university? Online via Zoom – Thursday 7th July 10 am to 11:30 am
Thinking about College? Online via Zoom – Tuesday 5th July 10 am to 11:30 am
Understanding ADHD and/or Autism Online via Zoom – Thursday 21st April 10am to 11:30am
Finding your tribe online (by TechSafe) Online via Zoom – Tuesday 26th April 7pm – 9pm