Play for parents

Why Clear Sky are the therapeutic experts for Parents and Carers

Clear Sky supports parents and carers with play-based skills to support children’s emotional wellbeing and enhance the parent/carer-child relationship.

We provide FREE play resources for parents and support schools and practitioners to provide parenting groups in community settings. Please find a local practitioner here

We provide direct therapeutic support in schools across Oxfordshire. Please contact us  for information.

Courses

Our courses

Play and Creative Arts Therapy (PCAT) Services for Schools
Play and Creative Arts Therapy (PCAT) Services for Schools

Clear Sky deliver Play and Creative Arts Therapy to children who have experienced trauma or display emotional or behavioural challenges. Read more →

Parent Child Attachment Play (PCAP) for Parents and Carers
Parent Child Attachment Play (PCAP) for Parents and Carers

Parent-Child Attachment Play (PCAP) helps parents to strengthen the relationship between themselves and their children through dedicated weekly play times to reduce emotional and behavioural challenges. Read more →

Heart to Heart for Parents and Carers
Heart to Heart for Parents and Carers

Heart to Heart is based on the latest attachment research which shows that supporting the parent-child attachment relationship sets the scene for the best outcomes for children right into adulthood. Read more →

Baby Bonding for Parents and Carers
Baby Bonding for Parents and Carers

Baby Bonding is a very effective preventative and early help attachment programme for parents and carers, and their babies. Read more →

Playful Parents Services for Schools
Playful Parents Services for Schools

A relaxed series of workshops for a group of 6 – 8 parents commissioned by schools, social care teams, children’s centres or other organisations and help strengthen their relationship with their child. Read more →

Space to Shine Professional CPD: Supporting Children’s Mental Health Through Play
Space to Shine Professional CPD: Supporting Children’s Mental Health Through Play

This course provides theoretical understanding of trauma and attachment and gives strategies to support children in the classroom. Read more →

Adult Child Attachment Play (ACAP) Professional CPD
Adult Child Attachment Play (ACAP) Professional CPD

Adult-Child Attachment Play (ACAP) is an innovative early help model that focuses on strengthening the adult/carer – child relationship. Read more →

Baby Bonding Professional CPD
Baby Bonding Professional CPD

Baby Bonding is an early help programme that guides and empowers parents and carers to develop secure relationships with their babies. Read more →

Heart to Heart Professional CPD
Heart to Heart Professional CPD

Heart to Heart is suitable for practitioners working closely with parents/carers of children/teens. Practitioners can deliver this in 1:1, in groups or through a home-visiting model. Training is split across two approximate age ranges: 5-9 and 10-15 years. Read more →

Parent-Child Attachment Play (PCAP) CPD for Professionals
Parent-Child Attachment Play (PCAP) CPD for Professionals

Aims of the coursePCAP training provides: A strong grounding in the latest attachment, neuroscience and child psychology research and ... Read more →

Our results

Our results are impressive and transform young lives

Over 100 children and young people were supported by a Clear Sky Therapist this year in one to one and group sessions

therapy sessions took place between Sept 2020 – August 2021. An increase in referrals of 50% was made between Autumn 2019 and Summer 2020

News & Events

‘Would you like a little more tea?’

‘Would you like a little more tea?’

It's become the highlight of Clear Sky's summer calendar.... ....and a bit of a bun-fight when drawing straws as to who will attend ... Read more »

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