Post Separation Parenting Program ...
The course is suitable for all separated parents where conflict in the partner relationship is interfering with the task of parenting co-operatively in separation. It fulfils the requirements of Section 65LA when parents are in breach of existing Orders; or are at risk of breaching Orders.
The course is not suitable for parents who are looking only for parenting skills training. While some sessions look at parenting skills, the primary focus is on the post-separation relationship between the parents, and how to establish a co-operative parenting regime.
The Family Mediation Centre is approved under section 65LB of the Family Law Act to provide post-separation parenting programs. Latest courses are listed below:
Chadstone - Upcoming Courses
Moorabbin - Please contact branch for latest dates - 03 9556 5333.
Narre Warren - Upcoming Courses - Feb 2013 - Upcoming Courses - Aug 2013
Ringwood - Please contact branch for latest dates 03 9847 5888.
Traralgon - Please contact branch for latest dates - 03 5174 9333.
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Anger Management for Women ...
Designed specifically for women, this four week program aims to explore anger and other difficult emotions. The program offers participants an opportunity to learn skills, tools, and techniques for managing their emotions and expressing their feelings in a way that benefits their relationships and their self-esteem.
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Other Programs ...
Provides children with a separate interview, and feedback to the parents. Requires separate intake interviews with each parent and a minimum of three joint sessions.
Longer term intervention where couples work with both a mediator and a therapist to deal with both the emotional impact of separation and the issues in dispute.
Short-term counselling for individuals or couples struggling with the emotional impact of separation.