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Triple P takes the guesswork out of parenting

Every family is different.  Yet parents all over the world face problems that are surprisingly similar.
 

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Triple P doesn't tell you how to be a parent.  Rather,  it offers clear and simple suggestions to help you manage problem behaviour or prevent problems developing in the first place.  You'll become more confident about your parenting skills and learn how to take care of yourself as a parent, too.  And you'll be surprised how quickly you'll start seeing results!
 

These articles offer quick tips on common parenting problems.

  • Avoiding "Parenting Traps" can help make parenting more enjoyable.  Read more
  • If your family is having a hard time with bedtime, you are not alone! One in three children under 5 years of age has bedtime issues. The Positive Parenting Program (Triple P) provides some simple tips to help develop a healthy, independent sleep pattern with your child.  Read more
  • If you are experiencing resistance to homework by your child, you are not alone! There are several steps that parents can take to prepare and encourage their child to do their homework.   “I don’t mind doing my homework…but it hasn’t always been that way. I used to get distracted and homework took forever. I didn’t plan how to get big projects done and my parents always got mad and frustrated with me. But then, they learned some simple things from Triple P to help me get focused and now my homework doesn’t make anyone mad. “  Triple P Child   Read more
  • If you are experiencing mealtime issues with your child, you are not alone!  There are several steps that parents can take to encourage positive mealtime behaviors.  Read more
  • If you are a experiencing challenging shopping trips with your child, you are not alone!  There are several steps that parents can take to make shopping trips go smoothly.  “I am a confident parent…but it hasn’t always been that way. I used to be the parent in the grocery store with the screaming child and my cart piled with foods I didn’t want to buy.  I was embarrassed and stuck.  But Triple P taught me a few simple things to help me and my child get through these trips.  Now, I know that I can handle whatever challenges that come up in stores, restaurants, church and parks”.   Triple P Parent   Read more
  • There are several steps that parents can take to make the holidays fun again and less stressful!  Read more
     
  • “If you are a parent who feels you are not able to spend as much time as you would like with your child, you are not alone!  Triple P defines quality time in a way that is not only manageable for parents but beneficial and effective for children. Triple P offers some tips you can try right away to spend more quality time with your children.”  Read more

  • "My partner and I are united about parenting…but it hasn’t always been that way. I used to be way too lenient and he used to be the bad guy and our son never followed the rules. Then we learned a few simple ways to be on the same page from Triple P. Now we are consistent and united. We have a better relationship with each other and with our son.” Triple P Parent.  Read more

     

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