Southampton’s 2021 Volunteers Week

We are very proud to announce that we were each presented with the Exceptional Contribution Award and the Southampton Voluntary Service 100 Hours Certificates for 2021 Volunteers week by Southampton Voluntary Services, SO Linked as well as the Mayor of Southampton. We...

About Michelle McCarthy

With Aimi and Kerry I have been working as an NVR Parent Practitioner in Southampton and Hampshire, having attended an NVR group in 2014 when struggling with my daughter’s extreme behaviour and going on to train as an accredited practitioner. Although working for 20...

About Kerry Harnett

Accredited NVR Parent Practitioner level 3Safeguarding trainedEnhanced DBSInsurance10 years NVR Lived Experience Myself and my daughter have worked with NVR for over 10 years, first struggling with herbehaviours around preschool age. After many parenting programs and...

Our 10-week NVR Course – an overview

Week 1 Introductions Housekeeping NVR background Behaviours Iceberg Stretch Zone Respond rather than React Week 2 NVR Concepts R-P-U-R The Brain Parenting styles Escalations De-escalations Looking after yourself Week 3 The 5 wells Attachment and Attunement Shield of...

The role of NVR South Parent Practitioners

We go into the community and deliver the Non Violent Resistance program to parents and professionals who are struggling with controlling, challenging and/or violent behaviours from the child/children they care/look after or support. We volunteer within the community,...