The Protective Behaviours Parent Workshops have been designed to provide parents and caregivers the opportunity to participate in a workshop that is child focused and relevant to parenting in the modern age. Whilst the task of preventing child abuse appears daunting for most parents - teaching the Protective Behaviours Program is a simple but effective way of helping children develop protective strategies.In order to work towards preventing children becoming victims of abuse particularly sexual abuse it is important to educate children on their rights to personal safety Workshop Objectives
• To provide parents and caregivers with a thorough knowledge of the content, themes, core concepts and strategies of the Protective Behaviours Program.
• To develop problem solving and assertiveness skills in children
. • To educate parents and caregivers in the issues of abuse and abuse prevention.
• To assist participants in presenting the program in a manner whereby the process is congruent with the program content.
• To provide parents and caregivers with simple practical teaching activities designed to increase their child’s/children’s personal safety.
Cost: $20 per person which includes a parent handbook