The Incredible Years Parenting Program
The following is information on The Incredible Years Parenting Program provided by the Boys & Girls Club of Kamloops.
The Incredible Years is a fourteen week program offered in conjunction with The Ministry of Child and Family Development, Child and Youth Mental Health Services. The focus of the programis that people change as a result of the interactions they have on a daily basis with one another. An emphasis is placed on helping to improve interactions between the parents and children by supporting parents in changing their responses to specific child behaviours.
Dina Dinosaur is the children's component of the Incredible Years, which runs alongside the parent group at the McArthur Island Boys and Girls Club. The focus is on helping to develop children’s social skills, including such things as problem-solving, anger management, friendship skills, and expression of feelings. This program is suitable for children between the ages of 5 and 10.
Located at the McArthur Island Club
For more information, please contact:
Kerry Woehle, BA
Family Support Programs Coordinator