Parents Not Partners is designed to improve emotional and developmental outcomes for children in separated families by:
• raising parents’ awareness of the impact of the ongoing conflict on their children
• providing parents with knowledge, tips and strategies to be able to focus on their children rather than on their issues or conflicts with other parent

Who is it for?

Separated parents who are in conflict over their children.

Key outcomes

On completion of Parents Not Partners, parents will:
• have learnt ways to better regulate their emotions and to self care
• have learnt ways to help their children manage their emotions
• recognise the effects of ongoing, mismanaged conflict on children
• have learnt skills to better manage conflict with the other parent
• be able to reorient interactions with their child’s other parent to be respectful and cooperative
• be able to recognise and differentiate between their own and their children’s individual needs
• have learnt skills to communicate effectively with the other parent
• have increased their ability to reflect on their behaviour and make changes where needed

What to expect

When you come to Interrelate, you can expect high-quality attention and care from professionals who are passionate about helping you to have strong relationships.

Click here if you would like to be trained to deliver this program.

  • Western
  • Central Coast
  • Hunter
  • Lower Mid North Coast
  • Northern NSW
  • Sydney North
  • Sydney South
  • Upper Mid North Coast

Program locations