A step-by-step map for raising emotionally secure children

Circle of Security Parenting

Circle of Security Parenting course is an easy-to-follow process designed to strengthen the sense of security in your relationship with your children. You will learn the skills that will help you to:

  • Confidently approach difficult conversations with your children 

  • Help your children to express what is going for them and manage their intense emotions 

  • Understand what is driving your children's challenging behaviour and how you can help them to be more in control of their behaviour choices

  • Manage your triggers and come back to feeling patient and calm.​


to explore if Circle of Security Parenting is for you

After 60 years of research we know that the more secure children are, the more they are able to:

  • Enjoy more happiness with their parents

  • Feel less anger at their parents

  • Turn to their parents for help when in trouble

  • Solve problems on their own

  • Get along better with friends

  • Have lasting friendships

  • Solve problems with friends

  • Have better relationships with brothers and sisters

  • Have higher self-esteem

  • Know that most problems will have an answer

  • Trust that good things will come their way

  • Trust the people they love

  • Know how to be kind to those around them


(Cooper, Hoffman and Powell; Circle of Security International, 2018)

Course details

The next Circle of Security Parenting group starts on Monday, May 2, 2022.

We can begin a one-to-one Circle of Security Parenting course at a time that suits us both.

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