Stepfamily Realities is a course designed to help parents deal with the specfic challenges of becoming a stepfamily/being in a stepfamily, and provides tips and tools to help making this transition smooth.
What will be included in the course?
Uniting couples — identifying and sharing beliefs and expectations about stepfamilies
From fantasy to commitment — understanding the journey’s stages from confusion to stability.
Exploring relationships and roles in the new family — seeing each person’s perspective.
Nurturing the family ties and relationship skills of the step-parent and the biological parent.
Positive discipline techniques — developing boundaries and clear, cohesive approaches.
Creating new family traditions and stories to include each family member.
Relationship with ex-partner and caring for yourself.
People involved in a stepfamily, including couples, individuals and extended family members.
Note: This is a course for couples who may be experiencing some issues and difficulties, however are still committed to their relationship and have a desire to improve their overall family dynamics. If you are in distress, fighting frequently or thinking of separating we recommend our counselling services.
Seven consecutive weeks, Monday evenings from 6 - 8:15pm ( 2 and 1/4 hours).
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Information and bookings
For more information or to find out if this course is available in your area please call 1300 364 277.