The Incredible Years
The Incredible Years Program is the most researched with long-lasting results to equip parents of young and school aged children with skills that promote positive parent/child bond, social skills and academic prerequisite skills. These skills include: how to play with children; social, emotional, academic and persistence skills coaching; effective praise and use of incentives; establishing predictable routines and rules and promoting responsibility; effective limit-testing; strategies to manage misbehavior and teaching children to problem solve.
This is a comprehensive group training using videos, trained co-leaders use videotapes and guide role play and peer support through a nurturing, nonjudgmental approach to reduce problematic behaviors in children that interferes with learning and socialization.
Parents of children with challenging behaviors such as those with:
- Autism Spectrum Disorders
- Rigidity and stubborness
- Language Delays
- Difficult temperaments
- Difficulty regulating their emotions