Loving Solutions: A Parent’s Guide to Disciplining Children Ages 5-10
A parenting program designed specifically for parents who need solutions.
* Special applications for kids who may be difficult or out-of-control younger children & ADD/ADHD issues.
Instructors: Erin N. Johnson, M.A., School Counselor at Frederiksen Elementary
Leor Levin, M.S., School Counselor at Fallon Middle School
What is it?
…a curriculum centered class to teach parents a structured discipline model designed by the authors of the Parent Project. This model combines behaviorism, developmentally appropriate communication skills, expressing love & affection, and enabling your students to make positive choices (which builds self-esteem). Loving Solutions teaches parents interventions that work. We will tackle easier issues early- on to provide early success and then move to equip parents for the more difficult behavioral issues.
Some of the topics that will be addressed…
¤ Establishing Discipline Routines
Ø Conveying love & affection
Ø Influencing vs. controlling
Ø Motivating children
Ø Using time-outs correctly
¤ Ideas, rules, tools
Ø Teaching expectations & values
Ø Critical household rules
Ø Encouraging better choices¤ Structuring for success
Ø Keeping kids busy
Ø Improving school success
Ø Home behavior management structuring
¤ Concrete Solutions
Ø Managing the highly impulsive
Ø Overcoming sibling rivalry & conflicts
Ø Stopping out-of-control behaviors
When: Monday Nights; January 25th – March 28th , 2016
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm Cost: $40 per adult (fee assistance available)
Where: Frederiksen Elementary School: 7243 Tamarack Drive (Meeting in the Library)
Ø Childcare provided for ages 4-11 (please RSVP on registration form)
Ø A light meal and beverages will be served each week!
How do I register?
· Registration may be done through your school site administration, office, or counselor
· Make checks payable to Dublin Unified School District