Shopping with preschoolers has its challenges, but it’s also a teaching opportunity and a chance to bond with your child over every day routines.
Preview Session 4 “Stress and Anger Management: Techniques“ Preview Session 6 “The Dance of Communication: Nonverbal“ Stress Busters video clip Make Parenting A Pleasure Key Concepts and Goals Note: The PDF files may take a minute or two to load, thank you for your patience.
Curriculum Enhancement: We suggest using the exercise at the end of Module 1 of the Make Parenting A Pleasure curriculum, following the brief discussion about parents’ expectations and needs on page 16. My Child’s Suitcase: Visualization and Exercise The suitcase exercise helps parents identify the values and goals they have for their children. Starting the group […]
2015 Clinical Trial A clinical trial, completed Spring 2015, demonstrated that Make Parenting A Pleasure® is effective in improving outcomes for stressed families. This study was a randomized clinical trial, with a wait-list control condition involving a sample of 59 matched participants with children aged birth to 8 years of age. Outcomes included improved symptoms […]
Module 1 – Getting Started Key Concepts Parenting is the most challenging and most important job there is. Parents are the foundation of the family. Positive parenting skills do not come naturally; they are learned. Goals – By the end of this session parents will: Experience a warm and safe environment where they can […]