Book Club: How To Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk

“I was a wonderful parent before I had children.”

― Adele Faber, How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk

Grab your copy of How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk and join us for what is sure to be a great discussion.

Participants are encouraged to grab whichever version of the book is most applicable to their life. We will all be able to contribute to the conversation regardless of which version is read.

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The ultimate “parenting bible” (The Boston Globe) is a timeless, beloved book on how to effectively communicate with your child from the #1 New York Times bestselling authors, Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish.

Internationally acclaimed experts on communication between parents and children, Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish “are doing for parenting today what Dr. Spock did for our generation” (Parent Magazine). Now, this bestselling classic includes fresh insights and suggestions as well as the author’s time-tested methods to solve common problems and build foundations for lasting relationships, including innovative ways to:

· Cope with your child’s negative feelings, such as frustration, anger, and disappointment

· Express your strong feelings without being hurtful

· Engage your child’s willing cooperation

· Set firm limits and maintain goodwill

· Use alternatives to punishment that promote self-discipline

· Understand the difference between helpful and unhelpful praise

· Resolve family conflicts peacefully

Enthusiastically praised by parents and professionals around the world, the down-to-earth, respectful approach of Faber and Mazlish makes relationships with children of all ages less stressful and more rewarding.

We hope you can join us for what is sure to be en enlightening discussion. Even if you haven’t had a chance to read the full book, we encourage you to attend! We’d love to hear your insights on the topics discussed.

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This event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP in Eventbrite to receive access to the event page and zoom link.

Expert Q&A- Beyond Screen Time: Top Strategies to End Screen Time Battles (Non-Members $10)

Screens are taking an even more prominent role in our children’s lives as we enter a new period of virtual learning. Many parents have a lot of questions about how to best navigate screen time with their children, how to avoid the inevitable battles, and how to use this useful tool without letting it takeover daily life.

Join us for an Expert Q&A with Paula Kettula. Paula will talk about the grave concerns that screen-time is causing to the developing child and how screen-time battles erode the relationships between parents and their children. Paula is committed to helping parents transform screen time battles into moments of connection and opportunities for education by providing parents powerful, cutting edge knowledge in this area, as well as giving parents the tools and strategies they need to create digital well-being in their homes.

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Paula Kettula is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has been working with children and families for over 20 years. Paula holds a master’s degree in Social Work from San Diego State University. She also has a diploma in Montessori Teaching method from Association Montessori Internationale (AMI). In addition, Paula is a certified Yoga Teacher (RYT-200) and is trained in EMDR, Sandplay Therapy, Play Therapy, and Transformational Leadership.

Paula is the creator and the host of a massively successful online parenting summit called “Becoming a Peaceful Parent” that was attended by 31 world-renowned parenting experts including Dr. Daniel Siegel, Dr. Rick Hanson, Dr. Laura Markham, Debbie Reber, and many others.

In her role as a psychotherapist and a transformational parent coach, Paula works closely with parents to help them connect with the heart and soul of their child by using a love-centered approach infused with the power of the latest research findings from developmental neuroscience and trauma research.

Paula has developed a unique approach to parenting based on a powerful transformational leadership framework which she is using to empower parents to become conscious, confident, and inspiring parents so they can create an authentic, connected, and loving relationship with their children.

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This event is free to HER Circle members.

Non-members are welcome to join for just $10, please purchase your ticket via Eventbrite to receive the meeting room link to your inbox.

Members do not need to purchase a ticket on Eventbrite and can access the zoom link via the Monday member email or the private Facebook group.

Not a member of HER Circle yet? What are you waiting for? We’d love to have you!

Our fun, supportive community of women is the perfect way to build your circle of mom friends, take time for yourself, and gain access to the expert information you care about most. Many of our events are virtual and provide you with a place to connect with like-minded women, build authentic friendships, and connect with trusted experts to get your most pressing questions answered!

*HER Circle Enrollment is currently closed*

Join the waitlist and be the first to know when we’ve re-opened the doors to new members!

Talking to Children about Race – Resource

Dr. Ronda Taylor Bullock will help attendees understand that children begin making meaning of race at very early age. She will share why educators, parents, & guardians should be focused on having race-based conversations with kids and demonstrate how her organization navigates these tough conversations using literacy-based strategies.

Expert Q&A: Helping Children Deal w/ Grief (Non-Members $10)

As much as we would like to, we cannot protect our children from feeling the pain of loss but we can help them manage that pain and express their emotions in a healthy way.

Join us for an Expert Q&A with Nicole Wallace as she discusses how you can help your child navigate grief and loss. We will cover how to identify the signs of grief in children, engage your child in healthy forms of grief expression, and ways to encourage conversations about grief with children.

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Nicole Wallace, a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor Associate and Parent Coach. Nicole has worked extensively with children between the ages of 5 and 14 in her role as a school counselor and school teacher for 22 years.

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This event is free to HER Circle members.

Non-members are welcome to join for just $10, please purchase your ticket via Eventbrite to receive the meeting room link to your inbox.

Members do not need to purchase a ticket on Eventbrite and can access the zoom link via the Monday member email or the private Facebook group.

Not a member of HER Circle yet? What are you waiting for? We’d love to have you!

Our fun, supportive community of women is the perfect way to build your circle of mom friends, take time for yourself, and gain access to the expert information you care about most. Many of our events are virtual and provide you with a place to connect with like-minded women, build authentic friendships, and connect with trusted experts to get your most pressing questions answered!

*HER Circle Enrollment is currently closed*

Join the waitlist and be the first to know when we’re accepting new members!

Talking to Children about Race

Dr. Ronda Taylor Bullock will help attendees understand that children begin making meaning of race at very early age. She will share why educators, parents, & guardians should be focused on having race-based conversations with kids and demonstrate how her organization navigates these tough conversations using literacy-based strategies.

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