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early matters: Tuning in to Kids™ (Ballarat/Sunshine)

early matters: Tuning in to Kids™ (Ballarat/Sunshine)

Emotionally Intelligent Parenting:
Learn how to better understand and interact with your child 

Backed by evidence-based research, this online program focuses on developing key skills to recognise and respond to your child’s emotions, manage conflict and help your child develop emotional intelligence.

Do you:

  • have a child aged 3-10 years old?
  • have difficulty managing your child’s behaviour?
  • want to strengthen your parenting skills?
  • want to learn ways to better connect with your child?
  • feel concerned about the level of conflict in your home?

This 6-week free program teaches you as parents:

  • to be aware and to regulate your own emotions
  • to be aware of your child’s emotions
  • to use your child’s emotional experiences as an opportunities for closeness and teaching
  • skills to help your child verbally name their emotions
  • skills to help your child to problem solve
  • to guide your child’s behaviour with appropriate limits.

Who can attend?

We are funded to deliver this program to parents who live in specific areas of Sunshine and Ballarat.

Upcoming group dates

Six online sessions per group:

  • 10-11:30am on Mondays: 25 July, 1 August, 8 August, 15 August, 22 August, 29 August.

  • 6:30-8pm on Thursdays: 28 July, 4 August, 11 August, 18 August, 25 August, 1 September.


Other information

We are funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services to provide early matters programs specifically in Sunshine (Delahey and Kings Park) and Ballarat (Wendouree, Miners Rest and Ballarat South).

Contact us

early matters Ballarat
Phone: (03) 5337 9222
Email: [email protected]


2 x 6-week groups starting on 25 and 28 July. See 'Upcoming group dates' for more information.

Free of charge

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Please note: We are funded to provide this program specifically to families in Sunshine (Delahey and Kings Park) and Ballarat (Wendouree, Miners Rest and Ballarat South). If you live outside of these areas, please view the other courses available on our website.

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