The Incredible Years Parenting Programme - General Overview (Last updated 2017)

Summary: This parenting program is focused on strengthening parenting competencies




  • The Incredible Years® evidence based parenting programs focus on strengthening parenting competencies
  • It supports parental involvement in children’s school experiences, to promote children’s academic, social and emotional skills and reduce conduct problems.



The School Age Basic parenting programme, supports parents to strengthen parent-child interactions and attachments, reduce harsh discipline and support parents to promote children’s social, emotional, and academic development. Through the programme, parents are supported to learn how to monitor their children after school, supporting their children with homework, rules around computer, TV and drug use and also how to work with teachers to promote children’s academic, social, and emotional skills. In the parenting groups, trained Incredible Years® facilitators use video clips of real-life situational vignettes to support the training and stimulate parenting group discussions, problem solving, and practice exercises.




Source organisation: The Incredible Years