Masterful Parenting

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Masterful Parenting (Live)

Parents are often frustrated by their child’s apathy, destructive habits and inconsistent academic performance. In many cases, this troublesome behavior stems from family relations where conflict and alienation have replaced mutual cooperation, trust and respect. Research has consistently shown that raising children in a nurturing home environment is the key to enhancing their academic performance and social-emotional wellbeing.

In an effort to transform the parent-child relationship, we offer the Parent Leadership Training®a dynamic growth and development program that shifts the focus from altering our children’s behavior to becoming aware of and responsible for our own behavior.

FORMAT

  • Because the principles presented are universal, the training is relevant for parents, professionals  and staff serving of children of any age, ethnicity or nationality.
  • Although the format can be modified, the program is ideally presented once a week for five consecutive weeks in the morning or evening.
  • Two to three hour sessions for 12-35 participants
  • Course facilitation and all materials (books, DVDs, handouts, etc.) are presented in Spanish or English.
  • A certificate is awarded to each participant upon successful completion

CONTENT

  • Teaching and practicing specific yoga/mindfulness tools for stress management that can be incorporated  into one’s daily routine.
  • Focus on taking care of yourself first, so you can better take care of those you serve
  • Keys for practicing life enhancing nutrition
  • Improves participants’ relationship skills, leadership ability and professional competence by reinforcing essential life skills such as:

* Really listening
* Exercising conscious choices rather than habitual emotional responses
* Accepting instead of judging
* Taking responsibility instead of blaming others
* Having forgiveness and empathy for oneself and others
* Communicating assertively rather than passively or aggressively
* Overcoming stifling beliefs and past conditioning

  •  Improves participants’ relationships not only with their own children and the students    that they work with, but also with other family members
  • Presenting and practicing ways of staying supportive and present during stressful moments

MATERIALS

  • The book Masterful Parenting…Creating meaningful connection with your child
  • Yoga mats, Yoga manual, and handouts

Masterful Parenting (BLENDED ONLINE)

A dynamic growth and development program shifts the focus from altering our children’s behavior to becoming aware of and responsible for our own behavior.  The course supports parents in taking better care of themselves through yoga/mindfulness, enhanced nutrition and by developing essential life skills they can teach their children by example.  Skills such as focused listening, assertive communication, peaceful conflict resolution, forgiveness, exercising conscious choice and taking responsibility.

FORMAT

  • Because the principles presented are universal, the training is relevant for parents, professionals and staff serving children of any age, ethnicity or nationality.
  • The class meets for 6 weeks. During each week the participant is responsible for watching 3 video half hour video segments. Segments demonstrates practical yoga exercises, relaxation techniques, nutritional enhancement and specific social/emotional learning topics
  • Each week participants meet online for 1 hour and 15 minutes with the facilitator.
  • A certificate is awarded to each participant upon successful completion

CONTENT

  • Teaching and practicing specific yoga/mindfulness tools for stress management that can be incorporated  into one’s daily routine.
  • Focus on taking care of yourself first, so you can better take care of those you serve
  • Keys for practicing life enhancing nutrition
  • Improves participants’ relationship skills, leadership ability and professional competence by reinforcing essential life skills such as:
    • Really listening
    • Exercising conscious choices rather than habitual emotional responses
    • Accepting instead of judging
    • Taking responsibility instead of blaming others
    • Having forgiveness and empathy for oneself and others
    • Communicating assertively rather than passively or aggressively
    • Overcoming stifling beliefs and past conditioning
  •  Improves participants’ relationships not only with their own children and the students    that they work with, but also with other family members
  • Presenting and practicing ways of staying supportive and present during stressful moments

MATERIALS

  • The book Masterful Parenting…Creating meaningful connection with your child
  • Yoga manual and handouts

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