Parent Support Services Society offers a support line for caregivers, parenting workshops, and support circles (available in a variety of languages) for parents and caregivers across BC. Cost: Free
Child Anxiety Tales - Computer-based parent training
The Child Anxiety Tales program is an interactive and engaging online parent-training program designed to provide parents with skills and strategies to help their children better manage anxiety. Cost: 4-month subscription $99USD 12-month subscription $125USD A free demo is available to try the program.
Confident Parents: Thriving Kids - Anxiety Program
A program designed to help parents develop skills and strategies to support their child in managing his or her anxiety through a series of online videos and activities. Parents are supported through coaching sessions by phone, which can be scheduled during day, evening, and weekend hours. Cost: Free *There is also a Confident Parents: Thriving Kids program specifically designed for children experiencing behavioural challenges.
Parenting After Separation
A free online course providing parents, guardians, and other family members with valuable information about family issues as a result of a separation or divorce. Topics covered: - the emotional experience of separation for children and adults; - supporting positive co-parenting and making decisions in the best interests of your child; - information about domestic violence and safety planning; - information about the separation process and how to access help (e.g. family justice counsellor mediation); - legal terminology; - accessing court, how to get a divorce and how to get help or advice from a lawyer. Cost: Free
Create Coping Skills Champions at Home: A Course for Parents and Family Members
In this course you’ll learn how to teach kids coping skills. The course presents ideas for exploring what coping skills kids already have and ways to figure out ones they can try. You’ll also learn ways to encourage kids to use these skills when they are needed. Cost: $49 USD