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Early Start offer a range of strategy workshops and a seminar of the our core offer for professionals working with families

Parenting Strategy Workshop

The Professional strategy workshop was developed to support practitioners  who make referrals to the Parenting Team and work directly with families.

The Parenting Team have created a half day workshop in order to orientate professionals working in Newham to the strategies used in Triple P.

The concept is to encourage practitioners to understand Triple P strategies to enable them to support the families they have referred to the Triple P Programme.

It is not a training course for practitioners to be able to deliver the programme

Professional Strategy Workshop Overview

Examine specific strategies used in Group Stepping Stones Triple P Programmes:

    • View DVD clips
    • Follow workbook exercises
    • Incorporate discussions/questions

Upcoming dates with availability:


  • Date: 30th July 2019 09:30 - 13:00
  • Venue: 192 Cumberland Road, Plaistow, E13 8LT

Stepping Stones

  • Date: 12th September 2019 09:30 - 13:00
  • Venue: New Tunmarsh Centre, Tunmarsh Lane, E13 9NB

Triple P Group

  • Dates: 24th October or 13th November or 11th December 2019 09:30 - 13:00
  • Venue: Early Start Nursery and Training Centre, 2 Shrewsbury Road, E7 8AL

Please contact the team to book or alternatively call 0203 373 3101

Professional Seminar

Roles and Referrals

In order to orientate professionals working in Newham to the new offer and how to access services, we would like to invite you to attend a Parenting Programme Professional Seminar.

As a professional there might be times when making a referral to Triple P would be an appropriate course of action to support a family. Please take the following points into consideration and understand yours and the families roles in the referral process:

  • When making a referral consider what group would best suit the parent/s needs
  • If Triple P is part of a Child Protection plan, Social Workers should observe the parent/s and child to ensure strategies are understood and being put into place
  • Consider how families who live apart from their children can but their learning into practice
  • Be realistic in regards to changes that can be made
  • Ensure families are able to commit to the full programme, groups are challenging and require commitment to be effective 

The seminar will cover:

  • Triple P Positive Parenting
  • Core Principles
  • Programme and services available
  • How to refer and what is expected
  • Time for question and answers

Upcoming Dates

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