Circle of Security Parenting

Circle of Security ® Parenting Series

A Relationship Based Parenting Program

In 25 words or less:


Whenever possible: follow my child’s need.

Whenever necessary: take charge.

At times all parents feel lost or without a clue about what our child might need from us. Imagine what it might feel like if you were able to make sense of what your child is really asking for. The Circle of Security® Parenting Program is based on decades of research about how secure parent-child relationships can be supported and strengthened.

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8 week program that will help you:

  • Understand your child’s emotional world by learning to read emotional needs
  • Support your child’s ability to successfully manage emotions
  • Enhance the development of your child’s self-esteem
  • Honour your innate wisdom and desire for your child to be secure.

The program will incorporate components of mindfulness practice and acceptance commitment therapy (ACT). This is to support parents with strategies to look after themselves in the process of parenting.

The program will involve comprise of eight 3 hour sessions and a graduation day to be celebrated with the families.