Triple P: Positive Parenting Program

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The Triple P – Positive Parenting Program is an evidence-based program that gives parents tips on how to manage the big and small problems of family life such as:

  • Tantrums
  • Bedtime battles
  • Disobedience
  • Aggression

Parents choose how much help they need, from one-time seminars and brief one-on-one sessions with a practitioner to more intensive group courses and longer-term individual support. Triple P can help with parenting questions big and small—you get to decide which level of support works best for you.

To learn more about the Triple P–Positive Parenting Program, discover helpful parenting tips and ideas, and find a local Triple P provider,.

Parenting can be challenging…

Sometimes, we all could use a little help to stay positive!

Triple P – Positive Parenting Program offers:

  • Practical ideas
  • Strategies 

Triple P helps parents and caregivers gain skills to:

  • Raise happy, confident children
  • Manage children’s behavior
  • Argue less with your children
  • Feel confident as a parent
  • Set family rules and routines that everyone can follow
  • Take care of yourself as a parent

Triple P has five key steps that you can do to stay positive as a parent. They are:

  1. Create a safe, interesting environment
  2. Have a positive learning environment
  3. Use assertive discipline
  4. Have realistic expectations
  5. Take care of yourself as a parent

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Triple P can: 

  • Help improve children’s behavior and emotional problems
  • Help parents feel less stressed, more confident, and more competent in their parenting

Providers all around Sonoma County offer Triple P Programs.

  • Seminars offer general parenting information
  • Group sessions give you in-depth help with parenting concerns
  • Individual sessions give you one-on-one support that is tailored to your needs

Triple P Programs are available on a sliding scale at various agencies including:

Child Parent Institute

(707) 585-6108 x1218


Parent’s Place – Marin

(415) 419-3600


Petaluma People Services Center

(707) 765-8488