‘Very enjoyable course and has helped me a lot, especially with my own confidence and reaching out to my children in a positive way.'
‘I learned how to listen more, to respect your fellow classmates and not let your anger get the better of you.’
‘I have learned to think before I say anything when talking to my kids. I am also learning to listen better.’
‘It was very interesting and entertaining, great stories, taught me to think about my choices.’
‘I found the course very useful as Clare distinguished many ways of handling conflict as well as ways of communicating effectively.’
‘We learned how to express our feelings and how to control our anger and stop our fighting.’
‘The course helped me to listen more and stand back, not to shout, to be a lot calmer.’
‘I learnt not to put myself down. I felt good about myself afterwards’
'I really enjoyed doing the role-plays and learned how to stand up for myself and my friends'
‘What I found most useful was the tools to be able to listen to your child and how important it is to the child.’
‘I gained an understanding of how teenagers think and I am learning to stay calmer and have more patience with my daughter. My eyes were opened to a lot of things I was not aware of.’ Parent
Emotional Well-being of Parents
The role of emotions is important in family life, yet often overlooked. As well as experiencing great joy, pleasure and pride as you raise your children you also experience stress, anger and worry. The better you are able to master these emotions, the greater your capacity to enjoy family life.
This workshop focuses on the feelings of anger and stress experienced in the daily challenges of raising children and ways of managing them so that you get your own needs met and have confidence and belief in yourself as a parent.
Building Positive Family Relationships
This workshop will show you how to guide your children to become happy & resilient as well as responsible and cooperative. In particular you will learn the principals of building respectful relationships as well as effective communication skills that can be used with the many challenges facing parents today.
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