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This is a six session course which aims to give all parents and carers the latest findings from evidence and research to explain what influences the development of emotional wellbeing and why what you do makes such a difference.

This course is suitable for parents and carers of children aged 0-11yrs.

Courses are held each term throughout the city in primary schools and community venues.

Raising Children with Confidence is part of the Growing Confidence project.

Topics covered

Over six two-hour sessions we will cover the following topics:

1. Promoting Wellbeing: Supporting children’s mental health and wellbeing

2. The Developing Brain: How experience shapes the brain

3. Why Love Matters: Creating positive relationships and attachments

4Staying Connected: Listening to understand and developing empathy

5. Building Resilience: Coping with life’s ups and downs

6. Looking After Ourselves: The importance of parental wellbeing

Courses run during term time.

If no courses are currently listed please log in again soon as they are added on a rolling basis.

  1. Raising Children with Confidence at Gate 55

    This is a 6 session course which aims to give all parents/carers the chance to ...

    Date term started: 23 Oct 2019 (30 days ago)

    Duration:6 lessons (1 remaining)

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    • Gate 55
      55 Sighthill Road,
      Edinburgh
    • Family Learning and Support
    • Adult
    • Free for term
    • Wednesday afternoons
  2. Raising Children With Confidence at Queensferry Nursery

    This is a 6 session course which aims to give all parents/carers the chance to ...

    Date term started: 28 Oct 2019 (25 days ago)

    Duration:6 lessons (2 remaining)

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    • Queensferry Nursery
      Burgess Road,
      South Queensferry
    • Family Learning and Support
    • Adult
    • Free for term
    • Monday Mornings
  3. Raising Children With Confidence at Dr Bells

    This is a 6 session course which aims to give all parents/carers the chance to ...

    Date term started: 01 Nov 2019 (21 days ago)

    Duration:6 lessons (3 remaining)

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    • Dr Bell's Family Centre
      15 Junction Place,
      Edinburgh
    • Family Learning and Support
    • Adult
    • Free for term
    • Friday Mornings
  4. Raising Children with Confidence at Pentland Primary

    This is a 6 session course which aims to give all parents/carers the chance to ...

    Date term started: 23 Oct 2019 (30 days ago)

    Duration:6 lessons (1 remaining)

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    • Pentland Primary School
      Oxgangs Green,
      Edinburgh
    • Family Learning and Support
    • Adult
    • Free for term
    • Wednesday afternoons
  5. Raising Children with Confidence at Ratho Primary

    This is a 6 session course which aims to give all parents/carers the chance to ...

    Date term started: 28 Oct 2019 (25 days ago)

    Duration:6 lessons (2 remaining)

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    • Ratho Primary School
      School Wynd,
      Ratho
    • Family Learning and Support
    • Adult
    • free for term
    • Monday afternoons
  6. Raising Children with Confidence at Lorne Primary School

    This is a 6 session course which aims to give all parents/carers the chance to ...

    Date term started: 25 Oct 2019 (28 days ago)

    Duration:6 lessons (2 remaining)

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    • Lorne Primary School
      7 Lorne Street,
      Edinburgh
    • Family Learning and Support
    • Adult
    • Free for term
    • Friday Mornings
  7. Raising Children with Confidence at St Marks PS

    This is a 6 session course which aims to give all parents/carers the chance to ...

    Date term started: 29 Oct 2019 (24 days ago)

    Duration:6 lessons (2 remaining)

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    • St Mark's RC Primary School
      63 Firrhill Crescent,
      Edinburgh
    • Family Learning and Support
    • Adult
    • Free for term
    • Tuesday Afternoons
  8. Raising Children with Confidence at Parsons Green Primary School

    This is a 6 session course which aims to give all parents/carers the chance to ...

    Date term started: 23 Oct 2019 (30 days ago)

    Duration:6 lessons (2 remaining)

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    • Parsons Green Primary School
      60 Meadowfield Drive,
      Edinburgh
    • Family Learning and Support
    • Adult
    • Free for term
    • Wednesday Evenings
  9. Raising Children With Confidence at James Gillespie's Primary

    This is a 6 session course which aims to give all parents/carers the chance to ...

    Date term started: 10 Oct 2019 (43 days ago)

    Duration:6 lessons (1 remaining)

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    • James Gillespie's Primary School
      92 Whitehouse Loan, ,
      Edinburgh
    • Family Learning and Support
    • Adult
    • Free for term
    • Thursday Evenings
  10. Raising Children With Confidence at St Ninian's RC PS

    This is a 6 session course which aims to give all parents/carers the chance to ...

    Date term started: 04 Nov 2019 (18 days ago)

    Duration:6 lessons (3 remaining)

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    • St Ninian's RC Primary
      150 Restalrig Road South,
      Edinburgh
    • Family Learning and Support
    • Adult
    • Free for term
    • Monday Afternoons
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