No Scaredy Cats


Who is this course for?

An education course for parents/carers about reducing anxiety and building resilience in 2-12 year old children.

Learn More About

No scaredy cats

You will learn:

  • An overview of how a well-honed theory of parenting (what you need to repeatedly do) can assist parents to manage children’s worries
  • Coverage of how some misguided policies are making parents and children more anxious
  • The brain, including how the pre-frontal middle cortex and the amygdala operate, and where fear and anxiety originates
  • Commonly misused phrases and cognitive distortions used by children and their peers
  • A helicopter view of what risks we can allow and which require us to keep children safe.
  • ‘Traps and trip wires’: what to do when a child’s amygdala starts to play-up
  • Memorable strengthening sayings, questioning strategies and mindfulness exercises

You will receive:

  • A workbook
  • A certificate of completion

This course is being facilitated by a Parentshop licenced practitioner |

Course Registration

Fees, forms & how to apply

WHERE: Online via Microsoft Teams

WHEN: Monday 25th July, 1st, 8th August 2022

TIME: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

FEES: $60 (standard) or$40 (concession)

FACILITATORS: Tammy and Maree



TO APPLY: For further information or to register your interest please contact Centacare South West NSW 1300 619 379 or enquire online.


Enquire Online

Course Enquiry

Online & Group Events

What’s coming up?

List Tile
August 2022

Caring Dads Course

A FREE 17 week face to face program supporting men to develop child-centred fathering skills and stop controlling, unhealthy behaviours through a combination of active group discussions & practice exercises. ...
30 Aug - 20 Dec
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
203 Tarcutta Street, Wagga Wagga
October 2022
Anger Management | Courses & Programs | Centacare SWNSW

Anger Management

A 5-week online program for parents who have difficulty controlling their anger which may be impacting on their family relationships. This course is especially suitable for separated parents who have been court-ordered or legally-recommended to attend an Anger Management program.  ...
19 Oct - 16 Nov
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
November 2022
Keeping kids in mind | Programs & courses | Centacare Wagga, SWNSW

Keeping Kids In Mind

This 5-week program is for separated parents who are experiencing ongoing conflict. Meets every Tuesday for 5 weeks starting November 1st, 2022 ...
01 - 29 Nov
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Parent Training & Behaviour Management

Parent Training & Behaviour Management

A 4-week online program designed to teach parents specific techniques for dealing with challenging behaviour including tantrums, hitting, absconding and non-compliance. ...
23 Nov - 14 Dec
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
No event found!


Related courses & services