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P@H on Channel 8 – WTNH Positive Co-Parenting Part 1

Exchange conflict for compromise and communication by Sarah Cody View at https://www.wtnh.com/on-air/connecticut-families/positive-co-parenting-part-1-exchange-conflict-for-compromise-and-communication/1731905496 BURLINGTON, Conn. (WTNH) – Divorce is difficult.  Oftentimes, mom and dad need to put aside contentious feelings to make sure their child still feels stable and secure.  News 8’s Connecticut Families is taking a two part look at how to co-parent in a positive way. “There were other times …

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5 Steps to Positive Discipline

Any where, any time class

You have made a miracle – no, not just your kids but making the choice to carve time out from your busy life to focus mindfully on your children and your relationship with them. I’m deeply grateful to be joining with you in this process. If you grew up in a family where you felt safe, soothed …

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Next Q & A Session

Thu, Feb 28, 20198:15 PM – 9:00 PM EST Q&A Sessions are free for all parents and caregivers who participated in one of our live online parenting classes. Participants will have a chance to ask questions about the new approaches they are practicing as well as other issues if time allows. They will have a …

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Upcoming Events in February

Establece un ambiente de cooperación (2-12 años) Set the Stage for Cooperation (2-12 years old) ¿Deseas que tus hijos tengan confianza y cooperen? ¿Sueñas con un hogar más calmado? A veces logras que tu hijo siga instrucciones mediante la intimidación o el miedo. Tal vez has llegado a creer que estas son las únicas maneras …

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Wellness On The Run for Busy Parents

When a parent makes their own health a priority, it is reflected back on their family through increased energy for quality time with children, positive role modeling, and decreased stress levels. But how? How do we make time and find the energy to care for ourselves among everything else that must be handled? It comes …

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Parenting Advice as a Gift?

Why not! What better gift than access to several varied parenting courses to help parents, teachers, daycare providers or anyone who has children in their daily lives. Starting on Black Friday thru Cyber Monday, Peace at Home Parenting is offering FREE access to their Online Course 5 Steps to Positive Discipline for Peace at Home in addition …

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9 action steps towards handling your child’s school performance

Worried about your child’s school performance? When your children, especially teens, struggle with school, parents can easily fall into nagging, coaxing and hassling or even punishing when in reality none of those things work and sometimes actually make it worse. One mom wrote to us about her 13 year old son whose grades starting going …

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I felt a little bit more lost than I anticipated

“I felt a little bit more lost than I anticipated,” a quote from a mom in Chelsea Conaboy’s excellent article about the emotional experience of pregnancy and new motherhood.  Most physicians do not talk with us about these changes because they are not well-trained in emotional development.  But, a mid-wife or doula might talk about …

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51 Benefits of Arts Education for Kids

It’s National Arts in Education Week, the perfect time to remember the many benefits that learning music, art, and drama bring to our children. Not only does Arts Education provide kids with the possibility of discovering a lifelong passion or creative career, but it also nurtures happiness, wellbeing, and inspiration – all things that can …

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