Hear helpful perspectives and meet other parents who are sorting through the joys and hardships of parenting a wonderful but sometimes exasperating child.
First Monday of every month (excluding holidays)
next meeting 9/12 – 7 – 8:30 PM
Wednesday, 9/14 – 3:15 – 4:15 PM
Thursday 7/7, 8/04 – 7:00-8:30 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.
Z.and his Mom came to see me because he was upset after his teacher had kept him from going out at recess several times recently. Z. had received the consequence for refusing to
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