Course information

A07 - PARENTS PLUS ADOLESCENT PROGRAMME

Provider: Community Outreach Drug and Alcohol Project – Cork City Partnership

Address: Cork City Partnership Ltd. Level 1, Heron House Blackpool Retail Park Blackpool Cork City Telephone: 021–4302310

Web: http://www.corkcitypartnership.ie

Contact: Mella Magee

Title: Community Development / Drug & Alcohol Worker

Email: mmagee@partnershipcork.ie

Telephone: 087 1962022

Contact: Jacqueline Daly

Title: Community Development / Drug & Alcohol Worker

Email: jdaly@partnershipcork.ie

Telephone: 087 1962030

Category A : Basic level courses
Objectives

The Parents Plus Adolescent Programme is a 9 week group based programme for parents of adolescents. The programme is an evidence based parenting course promoting effective communication and positive relationships in families with adolescents aged 11 to 16 years.

Content

Contact: Mella on 087 -1962022 or Jackie on 087 1962030 for further details.

Other relevant short courses see website https://corkcitypartnership.ie/community-outreach-and-drug-awareness-programme/education-training-codaap/

  • How to Argue Better (H2AB): An 8 hour course to help parents / adults manage conflict constructively, reducing negative impacts on children. Usually delivered over 4 sessions.
  • 5 – Step Programme: ‘A confidential, evidence based support programme for family members or concerned persons affected by a loved one’s drug or alcohol misuse. Delivered over 5 sessions in one-to-one or group format. We are currently recruiting for an online 5 Step programme beginning 5th November. Click Notice 5 Step Family Support Group programme_Nov 2020 for details. For further information on the 5 Step programme click 5 Step Info Flyer_2020 or contact Mella Magee
  • Family Support Programmes: 4-10 week facilitated group support programmes for family members or concerned persons affected by a loved one’s drug or alcohol use. To access a family support programme for a group of concerned persons contact CODAAP.
  • Young Person’s Programme: A 10 module activity based programme that supports development of coping skills in young people [aged 12 – 17] affected by drug or alcohol use in the home. Contact CODAAP to arrange a programme for a group of affected young people.
Target Group

Parents or carers living in Cork city community.

Entry Requirement

Applicants must be over 18 and parents / carers.

Selection Procedure

Groups of parents and those working with them can apply for training to the Community Project. Parents can also self-refer.

See http://corkcitypartnership.ie/community-outreach-and-drug-awareness-programme/

Qualification
n.a.
Assessment
Full attendance is requested
Accreditation
n.a.
Background

This course is a response to the needs of local community groups.

Dates / Availability
By arrangement
Location
Community settings in Cork city
Region
Munster
Application
Details and form from co-ordinators
Cost
n.a.