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Parenting seminars and videos

Free parenting seminars

Parenting SA provides 2-3 free seminars each year on key topics for parents of children from birth through to 18 years.

Seminars are promoted widely to parents and through health, education and community services. If you would like to receive emails about upcoming seminars, Health.ParentingSA [at] sa.gov.au (subject: Please%20add%20me%20to%20the%20seminar%20mailing%20list) (join our mailing list).

Toddlers and big feelings

Learn how to help your toddler thrive by:

  • building a strong connection
  • seeing things through their eyes
  • helping them manage strong feelings
  • guiding their behaviour.

Watch a recording of the seminar presented by Mandy Seyfang, Department for Education and Child Development on 15 November 2017.

If you have any questions, call 8303 1660 or email health.parentingsa [at] health.sa.gov.au

Parenting videos

School aged children and teenagers

Living with teenagers - Kirrilie Smout
Teenagers and feelings - Kirrilie Smout
Managing conflict with teenagers - Kirrilie Smout
Helping teens online - Kirrilie Smout
Children, teens and pornography - Justin Coulson
Girls: resilience, respect and healthy relationships - Justin Coulson
Breaking the 'boy code': teaching boys about respectful relationships - Justin Coulson
Sleep and teenagers - Sarah Blunden

Toddlers, young children and school aged children

Toddlers and touchscreens- Justin Coulson
Sleep and screen use - Sarah Blunden
Sleep and toddlers - Sarah Blunden

All ages

Getting children to listen - Jodie Benveniste
What helps parents be their best? - Jodie Benveniste
What parenting style is best for children? - Jodie Benveniste
Where do you get your parenting ideas? - Jodie Benveniste


Parenting SA

Phone: 08 8303 1660
Email: health.parentingsa [at] sa.gov.au
Fax: 08 8303 1653