Hear helpful perspectives and meet other parents who are sorting through the joys and hardships of parenting a wonderful but sometimes exasperating child.
Monday 6/13 – 7 – 8:30 PM
There is a $15 – $35 sliding scale fee per family for each workshop.
Setting aside one-on-one time with a child or partner can help sort through many tensions at home especially if you can:
1. Plan the “date” ahead of time.
2. Avoid any distractions while together.
3. Enjoy each other before talking through any difficult topics. If a concern is “thorny” increase the amount of time having fun.
4. Only discuss one difficulty. Be patient. A successful discussion readily leads to more another time.
This month I talked to “tweens” and their parents about the joys and challenges of pre-adolescence. Here’s a summary of what they said:
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