6 Week Course
Two Hours per week
See dates and costs below
Awareness of your own aims and goals:
Your Parenting Mission Statement
Awareness of children’s need for acceptance and approval:
Where things go wrong – criticism vs helpful learning
How to talk so kids will listen, and listen so kids will talk!
Awareness of Language:
The importance of each word, tone and volume
Awareness of Rules and Discipline
Attentive Attention – Praise, not pedestal!
Do we need rules, discipline and boundaries? Why? When? How?
Most Special vs Never Special – aiming somewhere in-between!
Awareness of Others
It’s great to be special, if others are special too!
Awareness of Temperament
Coping mechanisms – withdrawal, anger, aim to please.
Awareness of Individuality
The right to be. Individuation cannot happen effectively if the child is not ‘safe’
Awareness of Emotions
Helping children to manage emotions.
Awareness of Environment
How far do you allow ‘mess’?
Forming good habits and making it fun.
Awareness of Time:
How we ‘unteach’ children Mindfulness!
Techniques for learning and teaching more awareness!
And much more!…
When, where and how much?
Two hour sessions, once per week for 6 weeks
Cost: £180 per parent
Couples: £300 per couple
Next course starts: February 26th, Tuesday 10.30 to 12.30pm (plus optional 30 minutes chat time)
(See also other courses)