January 30, 2020
9:30am - 11:00am
Bozeman Public Library, 626 East Main St, Bozeman
Free Parenting Workshops for caregivers of children who are 1-6 years-old. Presented by Flora McCormick, LCPC, Certified Positive Discipline Educator and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultant.
January 30th, 9:30-11:00: Positive Discipline - what is it? How do I do it? How can I be on the same page with my partner and other caregivers in the child's life (grandparents, parents and caregivers). We will discuss 5 key ways to use routines, curiosity questions, "When/Then's", positive time-outs and playful interventions that will effectively motivate your child's improved behavior.
February 6th, 9:30-11:00: How to nurture Siblings without Rivalry. Strategies that will keep sibling rivalry and fighting within normal limits. Parents will learn when to get involved in children‘s disagreements, and how/when to empower the child’s problem-solving abilities.
February 13th, 9:30-11:00: How to Help your child manage his emotions: How to handle Tantrums, testing and emotional upsets. What are reasonable/age-appropriate ways to respond and how/when do you use consequences to respond to whining , screaming, hitting etc.
These are free workshops, but please register at the Bozeman Public Library Children's Desk or call 582-2404.