Knowledge and Resource Hub
16 September 2019

Talking about parenting? A resource for practitioners working with parents and children

This brief paper from AIFS explains how the ways practitioners talk about parenting with parents makes a difference for children. The words used do matter and affect how parents engage with services. Practitioners need to use new ways to talk about navigating  life’s difficulties. It is also beneficial to put children first by starting conversations with parents with a focus on children and their needs.