Power Source Parenting Facilitator’s Manual
The Power Source Parenting Facilitator’s Manual presents a 13-session program, which can be adapted to fit a wide range of settings. Flexible application is a key component of the manual. The Power Source Parenting book and facilitator’s manual serve as a comprehensive stand-alone course or can be used to augment existing parenting programs.
Each session presented in The Power Source Parenting Facilitator’s Manual includes:
- a rationale for the session
- goals and outcomes
- notes to facilitators to help guide the exercises
- worksheets, and
- suggested homework assignments
The manual offers a balanced variety of therapeutic exercises, including:
- structured discussions
- stories from the book Power Source Parenting
- team-based games
- reflective written exercises
- guided visualizations
An optional technology component includes a series of text messages based on key Power Source Parenting skills and concepts that can be sent to participants throughout the week.
The manual is intended as a resource for individual or group work.
The Power Source Parenting book and manual provide a theory-driven intervention to support teens in becoming attuned, responsive, and effective parents.