Early Start Group Parenting Library Resiurces

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Newham Library Resources

Resources on loan offering support to parents/carer’s.

Triple P Self help books

Group 18 months 11years

Teenagers 12 years 16years

Stepping Stones (Children with additional needs) 18mnths 12 years

Self help books are designed to give parents practical information and advice on positive approaches to parenting.


The Every parent’s survival guide DVD provides practical answers to every day parenting concerns and can be used alone or alongside the self help books and contains information on:

  • Recognising the cause of common child behaviour problems
  • Building a positive relationship with your child
  • Praising and encouraging liked behaviour
  • Teaching new skills
  • Setting and giving instructions that your child can follow
  • Responding to misbehaviour immediately, consistently and decisively
  • Using positive parenting discipline strategies
  • Taking care of themselves

Other Positive Parenting DVD’s

Offer strategies and techniques for 18mnths - 12 years on particular issues:

  • Encouraging Creativity Children and Sport Self Esteem
  • Supporting your Partner Coping with Stress Tidying Up
  • Dealing with Disobedience

FREE Tip sheets

Relating to individual issues, provide basic information to parents on the prevention and management of common problems. Suggesting ways of preventing or solving common child behavioural, emotional and development problems