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School Based Youth Health Nurses

School Based Youth Health Nurses are located within the state high schools, offering health promotion activities and individual consultations with students and their families.

Positive Parenting Program (Triple P)

The Triple P – Positive Parenting Program is about helping parents and carers of children up to age 16 with the complexities that come with raising children. Triple P gives families practical advice on positive approaches to parenting, including behavioural difficulties.

The program gives tools to help parents build the confidence they need to:

  • Manage children’s behaviour
  • Set family routines and rules that everyone follows
  • Develop positive relationships so you can get along well with your kids and argue less
  • Raise happy, healthy and confident children
  • Balance work and family without stress
  • Create a happy, safe environment where your family can thrive

Referrals are accepted from other services, you can also self-refer. For more information phone 4652 5500.

Circle of Security (COS) Parenting Program

Circle of Security is a relationship based, early intervention program that aims to strengthen relationships between parents/caregivers and children. Group and individual sessions are available for parents.

The program is run over eight weeks and helps caregivers to:

  • Understand your child’s emotional world and their needs
  • Strengthen skills in observing and connecting with your child
  • Builds a positive relationship between you and your child

Referrals are accepted from other services, you can also self-refer. For more information phone 4652 5500.

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Last updated: 4 March 2020