This parenting programme – entitled in Malay as “Anakku…Ikut Nafsu Lesu, Ikut Hati Mati” – Tips Pengawalan Diri & Muhasabah – aims to equip parents with the necessary skills to be a better companion to their child so as to counter negative influences.

Some of the topics discussed include:

  • Characteristics of responsible children & skilled in managing self
  • Ways to create safe emotional relationship between parents and children
  • Ways parents can be role model in terms of responsibility and self discipline
  • Being optimistic, courteous, thankful and respectful for children to emulate
  • What to do when children make mistakes
  • Things children do to feel safe
  • Why children join gang