Category Archives: Parenting

Koala Joeys Kyabra Community Association – 4 May 2017

Please come and join us for a free, interactive music and movement program which focuses on empowering parents and carers to use nursery rhymes, songs, dance, relaxation and stories as a tool to form secure attachments, learn about early literacy …
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Koala Joeys Family Program Feb – Mar 2017 Nundah

Please come and join us for a free, interactive music and movement program which focuses on empowering parents and carers to use nursery rhymes, songs, dance, relaxation and stories as a tool to form secure attachments, learn about early literacy …
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Koala Joeys Family Program – Nundah Community Health Centre – 24 October 2016

Please come and join us for a free, interactive music and movement program which focuses on empowering parents and carers to use nursery rhymes, songs, dance, relaxation and stories as a tool to form secure attachments, learn about early literacy …
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Perinatal Depression and Anxiety Awareness Week 15 – 21 November 2015

Postnatal Depression Awareness Week will now be known as Perinatal Depression and Anxiety (PNDA) Awareness Week. This change is in response to the importance of recognising and supporting parents’ mental health right through the perinatal period (during pregnancy and after …
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Free interactive oral language program – Sherwood (July 2015)

A free, interactive oral language program which focuses on empowering parents and carers to use nursery rhymes, songs, dance, movement, relaxation and stories as a tool to form secure attachments, learn about early literacy and numeracy, as well as further …
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Spotlight on Pregnancy and Family Violence

Pregnancy can be a time of extremes – from a wonderfully rich experience to one of anguish and despair. So much of how a woman feels about her pregnancy depends on a range of contingent factors, not least of which …
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Group Programs supporting Attachment and Positive Parent/Child Relationships

Alongside individual Counselling with pregnant and parenting women, PCL also delivers free group programs focussed on increasing parent’s confidence, self-esteem, and positive interaction with their child. These programs are delivered in community settings and are co-facilitated by workers from partnering …
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Relationships & Pregnancy Forum – Thursday 6 November 2014

What are the impacts? Relationships are key to how we live our lives – whether it’s the relationship we have with ourselves, our partner, our children or with our wider networks. Learn how relationship issues impact on expectant parents and …
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Parenting with a mental illness

Profile Shona is a 38-year-old mother raising two children – Janey, eight, and Andrew, 11. She suffers from bipolar disorder. Shona ‘I have bipolar disorder. I’ve had it since my teens but wasn’t diagnosed until after I’d had Janey. At first they thought …
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