Mindfulness, relaxation & yoga videos for kids

‘Cosmic Kids Yoga’ channel on YouTube Over 100 of videos on yoga, mindfulness and relaxation for kids. Interactive adventures which build strength, balance and confidence – and get kids into yoga and mindfulness early. Click here to view


Adolescent family violence intervention program: Step-UP

Step-Up is a nationally recognized adolescent family violence intervention program designed to address youth violence toward family members. Violent behavior includes threats, intimidation, property destruction, degrading language and physical violence. The goal of Step-Up is for youth to stop violence and abuse toward their family…


Trauma & young people: A guide for parents, carers and professionals

This guide has been developed to help parents, carers and professionals supporting children and young people affected by traumatic events or experiences. This guide aims to provide: A brief overview of some of the signs and symptoms children and young people experiencing trauma may face….


Parenting Children/Young People with developmental trauma (booklet)

A booklet for parents and carers of children who have experienced developmental trauma. It explores the following topics: What is trauma? Information promoting understanding of the developmental milestones of children and young people Strategies that may be helpful whilst parenting a child/young person with a…


Gangs: Advice to parents and carers (booklet)

A booklet advising on the following topics: Why do young people join gangs? Signs to look out for It’s not just the boys What can you do? If your child is already involved What the law says Useful contacts Click here to view/download


Non-violent resistance booklets for parents & siblings

Non-violent resistance (NVR) addresses violent, destructive and harmful behaviours in children and adolescents. NVR can help parents and carers overcome their sense of helplessness. It can help develop a support network that will stop violent and destructive behaviours both in and out of the home. It can improve relationships…


Parenting after Separation: A Handbook for Parents

This handbook focuses on the needs of children when parents separate and how parents can help meet those needs. Click here to view/download CONTENTS 1 Introduction Who this handbook is for Abuse and safety issues 2 The Experience of Separating for Adults  Separation: A process…


Theraplay activities

A list of 132 theraplay activities for improving parent-child attachment. Click here to view/download


My feelings & Emotions Tracker

The booklet helps parents/carers to keep track of how their children are feeling each day, what triggers these feelings and their responses to tough situations. Click here to view/download


Home Truths – app teaching about living on your own

About to move out for the first time? Whether you’re moving into student accommodation or your own place, living away from home can be an eye opening and daunting experience. Home Truths is here to teach you EVERYTHING you need to know about living on…


Storybooks – children’s behaviour

The Barnyard Buddies STOP for Peace – teaching kids conflict resolution The Barnyard Buddies STOP for Peace is an endearing picture book with an important lesson on life skills. The animals in the story have a problem, someone is not sharing. As they lament over…


Big Feelings Come and Go Storybook

This storybook teaches kids about freeze, flight and fight and helps them learn some basic self-regulation skills. Understanding freeze, flight and fight can allow for new conversations about how your child feels and what to do to help them manage their big feelings. Click here…


It’s not okay to shake babies: info sheet for parents

The information sheet highlights the damage that shaking a baby can cause, and provides tips on responding to a crying baby. Contents:  It’s not OK to shake babies Why is it so dangerous to shake a baby? Why does my baby cry so much? How…


Meet Mr Ant: Anger Management Programme for Children

The Program is organised as a Teaching and Learning Kit, comprised of: Picture Video Book: Meet Mr Angry Ant! Teacher Program & Guide: with full teaching/learning program notes, background information, suggested activity sequence, Activity Cards and handouts, and other Print Masters The “Meet Mr Angry…


Feeling Happy, Feeling Safe – videos for pre-school children

Feeling Happy, Feeling Safe is a series for pre-school children to watch with parents, carers or professionals. Each short film is designed to open conversations about emotions and safety, and supplies discussion questions. Feeling Happy “Feeling Happy” introduces the idea of talking about feelings. It shows…


Videos for kids on conflict, self-esteem, social skills etc

Entertaining and educational videos, games and songs to help young children become better listeners, learn important life lessons and feel good about themselves. Children who learn these skills will grow up better informed to resolve conflicts and empowered to change the world. Click here to…


A Workbook of Activities Designed to Strengthen Family Relationships

Strengthening Family Ties: A Workbook of Activities Designed to Strengthen Family Relationships contains fun activities related to five areas of family functioning which are: Building Trust, Family Support, Kindness, Communication, and Working Together. It is recommended that activities in the first section, Building Trust, be…


Be safe around dogs: Guide for families

This booklet has lots of tips and advice about kids and dogs that service users and their family can talk about and share; from how to prepare if they are a dog owner expecting a baby, to ensuring that their teenager is safe when out…


Adolescent violence to parents: a booklet for parents & carers

A 16-page information booklet for parents and carers covering the following topics: Introduction Adolescent violence to parents Types of violence When to know if you have experienced violence Is your adolescent demonstrating violent behaviour? What you may be feeling Possible explanations Things to remember about…


Your Young Child’s Behaviour – How You Can Help (booklet)

This booklet is for parents of young children up to the age of six although some of the information can apply to children of all ages. It aims to give them a better understanding of their child’s behaviour and what it is that their child is trying…


Parenting Positively – Helping Teenagers To Cope With Death booklet

This booklet provides guidance to parents in helping their teenage children cope with the death of a loved one. Contents: Teenage reactions to death Parenting a bereaved teenager My teenager has been bereaved: What can I do to help? Frequently Asked Questions Finding Help Useful…