Parents Empowering Kids

AKA: PEK
Provided by: Strongest Families Institute

Service Description

Self-directed four month program that helps caregivers learn to deal with common childhood behaviour problems such as temper outbursts, not listening, verbal and physical aggression, and difficulties paying attention. Includes:
  • A handbook and DVD and/or website access
  • Behaviour chart
  • Daily report card for the school
  • Weekly 45 minute phone sessions with either one-on-one coaching or group-based with other parents/caregivers dealing with similar challenges

Information

Eligibility:
For parents/caregivers with children ages 3-12 years
Fees:
No fees
How to Access:
Call to obtain a referral from a Community Mental Health Service in your area * Referrals also accepted from family doctors, nurse practitioners, pediatricians, and patient navigators
Documents Required:
Not applicable
Program Hours:
Telephone coaching hours vary
Program Phone Numbers:
  • Toll-Free Number
    If unable to reach a Community Mental Health Service, or for general questions
    1-866-470-7111
Language:
English * French
Coverage Area:
Prince Edward Island

Service Locations & Contact Info