Online Courses

ConnectionWORKS is a 5 week course, delivered through individual consultation and supporting materials.

Week One: Overview & Connection Tool.  Learn how to see your child from the inside out. Practise connecting with them in this new way.

Week Two: Focus on structure and rituals. More tools for connection.

Week Three: Setting Limits and Dealing with Frustration

Week Four: Self Care & dealing with your own emotions 

Week Five: Safe Discipline Approach & more tools.

If you live in the Algarve, you can access this in person. Otherwise it is delivered online.

This is a foundation course which will give you the ROAD MAP & PRACTICAL TOOLS

The course is given individually so it is highly applicable to YOUR SPECIFIC AREAS OF CONCERN.

The program content is informed by the MOST UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION that we have in our understanding of this subject. It is rich with experiential information that you can use straight away with your family.

ConnectionWORKS gives you all the information you need and the key strategies together with time to learn the material & integrate it into your home life.

If you want to learn a new skill or break out of an old cycle, you have to take the bull by the horns and do something different! With ConnectionWorks, you can empower yourself and lead your children to their fullest potential.

At the end of the course you have several options:

  1. Explore further areas of interest or concern, including raising children in a digital world, changing dietary behaviour, safeguarding adolescents
  2. Set up monthly consultations to maintain or further enhance your new parenting tools
  3. Join a Listening Group for parents who have completed the course for ongoing support.
  4. Arrange an In Depth Assessment of your child with complex issues.

Connected Child Blog

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