--A new parenting group workshop, based on the bestselling book, How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk. The seven session workshop will be held every other Saturday, starting February 13 through May 7 and will be led by Brittany Davis, all materials neccesary will be provided by
host. A fee of $40.00 per person or $65 for couples includes a copy of the "How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk" book and workbook. Certifications will be awarded to attendees at the conclusion of the program. Advanced registration is required.
--Parents will learn proven skills, such as how to set limits while maintaining goodwill, cope with their child's negative feelings, express anger without hurting, engage their child's willing cooperation, and help their child become caring and responsible. Parents will also learn how to resolve conflicts peacfully and create a family atmosphere of love and respect.
--"Parents are on the firing line seven days a week. Yet few of them have had any training for this demanding job. No wonder even the most well-intentioned parents often find themselves feeling frustrated, bewildered, guilty or alone," said Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish, award-winning authors of the book and program. "The How to Talk So Kids Will Listen workshop gives parents a chance to learn practical skills and exchange ideas and experiences with each other," notes Brittany.
--Hundreds of thousands of parents and professionals have benefited from The How To Talk So Kids Will Listen workshop. In studies, one in Wisconsin, and the other in Colorado and North Dakota, researchers have found that attending parents developed skills that significantly--and lastingly--improved the quality of their family life. They also found that these new-found skills worked equally well with children of all ages.