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Parenting Workshops Invitation at Pierre Berton P.S.

Pierre Berton P.S. invites our community to a series of Parenting Workshops: 

Thursday, March 30, 2017 6:30-9:00 p.m.
What is ADHD & Understanding ADHD
This session will be geared towards what is ADD/ADHD and how it impacts children and families. The presentation further promotes the understanding that each child is a unique individual with his/her own gifts & challenges. Parents will receive guidance in developing strategies.

Thursday, April 13, 2017 6:30-9:00 p.m.
Simple Gift: Teaching Children Emotional Regulation
This session will explain how parents can teach their child/children to be aware of their feelings, learning to recognize them and develop ways to cope and manage their emotions. The 8 principles of Emotional Regulation will be explained to bring awareness and help develop coping strategies.

Tuesday April 25, 2017 6:30-9:00 p.m.
Parenting Traps and Strategies
This session explains how parents may get “trapped” in escalations and power struggles. It explains why parents experience “defiance and non-compliance” when they ask or request their children to do something. Understanding various traps will help parents learn ways to avoid these traps and develop age appropriate and do-able strategies.

For further information and to register:
Oksana Majaski, Community Resource Facilitator or 416-568-2252
This presentation is brought to you by Pierre Berton P.S. in partnership with Blue Hills Child and Family Centre and York Region District School Board.


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