Able Training Logo

Therapeutic Parenting Course

Our Therapeutic Parenting Course enables attendees to recognise the impact of traumatic stress on child development and to understand what children need to recover from trauma.
Therapeutic Parenting, young woman strapping child into child seat in car.

Google Reviews

Google Icon
Check out our reviews

Learn what therapeutic parenting is and why it is important.

What is therapeutic parenting? What is trauma? What is brain plasticity? How does abuse impact a child’s brain development? What is reflective functioning? What is sensory development? What are insecure attachments? What is stabilisation? What is the Pace model? Why is empathy important? What is the 6 stage target model? 

Our Therapeutic Parenting course will help you to answer the questions above and more. 

About 20% of children develop PTSD after trauma. 

Through our Therapeutic Parenting course, you will gain an understanding of what therapeutic parenting is. You will learn how to recognise the impact of traumatic stress of a child’s development. Your will learn to understand what children need to recover from trauma. You will learn what trauma informed care is. You will learn how to outline the Pace model and the Able Target Model for behaviour. You will also learn how to demonstrate empathy-based responses.  

What does Therapeutic Parenting Course cover?

  • The impact of traumatic stress on a child’s development. 
  • Understand what brain plasticity is. 
  • Understand what sensory development is. 
  • Recognise the different signs and symptoms. 
  • Understand the process of recovery from disorder. 
  • Gain knowledge of the importance of empathy. 

Who is our Therapeutic Parenting Course for?

Our Therapeutic Parenting course is for anyone who works with children on a day-to-day basis. Whatever care or non-care sector you work in having this knowledge will help you to improve your communication skills revolving around abuse and attachment difficulties within children.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…

  • Discuss the impact traumatic stress can have on a child’s development.  
  • Discuss what the Pace model is. 
  • Recognise what the Able Target Model for behaviour is and how it is useful. 
  • Be able to understand the importance of therapeutic parenting. 
  • Demonstrate how to communicate with children positively and how to use empathy correctly. 
  • Develop knowledge, skills, and development that will create a positive environment for children. 

Frequently asked questions

Our prices are personalised to the company, including how many delegates, and location. Please make an enquiry to get a personalised quote with no hidden costs.
We cover the whole of the UK.
Many of our courses can be adapted for both classroom settings or virtual platforms like zoom. Some courses that include a practical aspect can only be delivered in a classroom setting.
All learners will receive a certificate for any course they complete. Some of our courses are in-house certified, some of our courses are regulated by Ofqual and others are accredited by other awarding bodies.

Therapeutic Parenting Course Reviews

{{ reviewsTotal }}{{ options.labels.singularReviewCountLabel }}
{{ reviewsTotal }}{{ options.labels.pluralReviewCountLabel }}
{{ options.labels.newReviewButton }}
{{ userData.canReview.message }}

Related courses

Able Training Foster Carers to deal with challenging behaviour

Challenging Behaviour Training

Challenging Behaviour Training for adult and child settings including Schools & Education, Foster Care, Children’s Homes, Elderly Care, Social Care & Mental Health settings.

Two women drinking from mugs talking about Menopause. Menopause Awareness Training

Menopause Awareness Course

Our Menopause Awareness course enables attendees to understand the time frames around the menopause as well as how a woman’s company can show support through adjusting.

Reviews from Google

From real students
Jay Benjamin
Jay Benjamin
Read More
I can say with all truth that this service is class A1. We have used there Breakaway Restraint/conflict management & also E-learning courses services for many years now & everything has been delivered professionally and extremely clearly with no problems.
Louise Sullivan
Louise Sullivan
Read More
I have been on several training courses run by this company over the last. Each time the trainer have been really good at making the course contact interesting and interactive. This certainly helps me to remember everything. Would recommend them.
Nicola Olorenshaw
Nicola Olorenshaw
Read More
I absolutely love attending training with Able Training. The courses are professionally prepared and delivered and the trainers are of a very high standard and are very engaging and knowledgeable. Awesome!
Rebecca Markham
Rebecca Markham
Read More
Fantastic training , I have participated in a number of courses over the last 12 months , each course has been very interesting and helpful to my role as a foster Carer , the information is presented in a interesting way and gets each point across effectively, I would highly recommend them ! I am looking forward to more in the near future .
Aneka Roy
Aneka Roy
Read More
Able training delivered Conflict management to our staff and they all found it extremely useful, feedback included; 'I really enjoyed this course, I found the facilitator very enthusiastic and passionate about the subject. The course was highly informative and I would recommend it. Thank you Able training!
Ronnie Passe
Ronnie Passe
Read More
Great 'Restraint training' course at Earlham Primary School in North London. Very professional and would highly recommend to other schools. Friendly, to the point, and tailored to our requirements. Thank you.

Why choose Able?

Specialists in your

We work with specialists including doctors, nurses, dietitians and psychologists to keep our courses up to date and relevant.


Our courses can be personalised to the individual setting to meet the unique needs of your company.

Across the

Training can be delivered at a venue of your choice or at one of our training locations across the UK.

Trusted by companies of all sizes

Whether you’re an established enterprise or a growing startup, we’ve got your training needs covered. Trusted by companies of all sizes including:
Alzheimer’s Society, Mind, Foster Care Associates, Nursing Midwifery Council and the Scouts.

ATA logo
Qualsafe Registered Centre Logo
Bild Logo
RRN Logo
ICM Logo
Alzheimers Logo
Mind Logo
FCA Foster Care Association Logo
RRN Logo
NMC Nursing Midwifery Council Logo
Scouts Logo

How to get started

Report and Record Writing, young woman writing report on laptop.


Complete the contact form below to get in touch with our team of training advisors

Contact Us, man using phone and laptop sat on sofa


A training partner will be provided to consult and work with you to create a solution that meets your specific training needs.

Shot of a young woman raising her hand during a business conference


Receive a tailored quote and book your chosen date.

Get started

Fill in the form below so one of our team can reach out with more information.

Interested in Therapeutic Parenting Course?

Our website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. By using Able Training’s website, you accept our use of cookies