New Course for Parents

Stressed?? Tired?? Need Parenting Support??

Incredible Years® is a research based positive Parenting Course which has shown to be effective for helping parents manage emotional and behavioural difficulties. A recent research study showed that there were huge improvements in behaviour for 70% of children.* Incredible Years® helps parents to build a positive and calm home environment. All children can experience emotional and behavioural difficulties which can put huge stress on families. If you are having difficulty managing routines, mealtimes, getting to school, bad behaviour - then this might be the course for you.

The Incredible Years® Preschool BASIC Parent course is a 14 week group course. The course runs once a week for 14 weeks and each weekly session last 2.5hrs. This course is designed for parents of children aged 3-9 years and covers a range of topics including: play, routines, behavior issues, time-out for bad behavior, problem solving, limit-setting, consequences, social and academic skills among others. The Incredible Years® Parenting programme is a practical course designed to help parents strengthen their parenting skills and reduce behaviour issues. Course handouts are provided each week.

For more information or to sign up phone Paul Johnston (01)4574306 or email

or fill in this form and we'll contact you.

Cost: 400 euro per individual (650 euro if a couple attend together). The cost can be spread over a number of weeks if necessary.

Duration: 14 Weeks

Start Date: tbc Please watch website

Day/Time: Thursday evenings 7:00pm-9:30pm tbc

*The Incredible Years® Ireland Study showed that, for 70% of children experiencing emotional and behavioural difficulties, their behavior returned to a normative level after one parent had completed the Incredible Years Parenting course.   ____________________________________________________________



Welcome to Archways    

Archways offices have Moved New Address


7/8 Oakfield Industrial Estate, Clondalkin Dublin 22.

Families First Therapy and Blue Skies Teams can be also contacted at the numbers below

Phone NO : 01 4574306/7/8/9 also 01 4574752 


Archways is a national organisation working in collaboration with local and national agencies to promote and research evidence based programmes for children & young people. Archways provides a bridge between evidence based programmes and communities and supports the development of sustainable linked practices that build on existing strengths and resources. Archways was established in 2006. Initially the role of Archways was to promote the roll-out and evaluation of the Incredible Years programme in Ireland. Over the last number of years Archways have begun delivering and supporting other evidence based interventions including the Mentoring for Achievement Programme and Families First.
Clondalkin Behavioural Initiative Ltd, trading as Archways, is a company limited by guarantee not having a share capital, registered in Dublin, Ireland with registered office at 7/8 Oakfield Industrial Estate, Clondalkin Dublin 22. Clondalkin Behavioural Initiative Ltd. is also a registered charity.
Registered Company No.: 430172
Registered Charity No: 17603


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