July 25, 2015 – September 12, 2015
92 Second Avenue
Parent Effectiveness Training brings calm and harmony back into your home.
Held at Mount Lawley Primary School for 8 Saturdays from July 25th – September 12th
Time: 9.30am – 12.45pm
Whether you have a toddler striking out for independence or a teenager who has already started rebelling, you’ll find PET a compassionate, effective way to create a more balanced family environment.… Continue reading
When I was little, I thought my Mum was beautiful, glamorous – unreachable, like a movie star. When she was putting her make up on to go out, I used to watch her from the doorway, hair in a beehive and mascara that was a little black cake that she would wet with her spit.… Continue reading
Is love enough?
I had an incident with my son the other day, we were arguing and I was so frustrated and angry. I walked into the kitchen to give myself some breathing space and I kept saying to myself over and over again, “Go back with love, go back with love.” I went back with tears in my eyes and told him how much I loved him and apologised for raising my voice and getting upset with him and he hugged me and said, ‘Thank you Mum, I love you, it’s ok”. From that moment our day was so different and I knew that something magical had happened.… Continue reading
Imagine that your child is a video camera, recording life as a parent in order to make sense of it so they know how to ‘be’.
- You teach your child how to be a woman, a man, a friend.
- You teach them how to forgive, how to be kind and how to deal with stress
- You teach them what love looks like and how we treat each other
- You teach them what respect means
- You teach them what it is to live in a community
- You teach them about what is important in the world
- You teach them how to handle mistakes and conflict and what resilience is.
Stop tearing your hair out today – help is here!
Parenting doesn’t have to be so hard and improving your relationships are the key to a happier home life.
I will visit you in the privacy and comfort of your home to help you with some simple parenting tips, support and encouragement so that you can become instantly calmer and more relaxed.… Continue reading
Parents think that they are listening to children when really they are trying to educate, inform, dismiss, distract, blame, interrogate, correct, moralise or ignore. Learning to really listen will help you to understand your child and what makes them behave the way they do.… Continue reading
This FREE workshop will help you to understand what makes children cooperate and get them to follow through on requests.
You will be given the tools to get your children to listen to you and do what you ask.
Don’t miss out on this FREE workshop.… Continue reading
Help is at hand if you are struggling to cope with your child’s tantrums.
This 2 hour workshop will help you to understand:
- Preventative measures
- How to calm tantrums down
- What escalates feelings in the first place
- Age appropriate behaviour
- How to manage your own feelings in the heat of the moment
- Why punishment doesn’t work
Clare Christie is an expert parenting facilitator with over 10 years experience working with parents and children.… Continue reading