Christian Active Parenting (CAP) combines the wisdom of the Bible with our evidence-based approach to give parents the strength and skills they need to raise upstanding children. Anita Liu, PhD in clinical psychology, an experienced family educator, will be the Leader/Facilitator of this class.
Questions? Email Anita at ALiuBlessing1988@gmail.com.
Session 1: The Active Parent July 8 @ 2-4 pm
Styles of parenting
The method of choice
How brain development affects children's behavior and decision-making
Session 2: Cooperation & Communication July 15 @ 2-4 pm
Who owns the problem?
Using active communication
Feelings, empathy, and problem-solving
Session 3: Responsibility & Discipline August 5 @ 2-4 pm
Effective non-violent discipline
Session 4: Building Courage & Self-Esteem August 19 @ 2-4 pm
The Think-Feel-Do Cycle
The power of encouragement
Session 5: Understanding and Redirecting Misbehavior September 9 @ 2-4 pm
Why children misbehave
Eliminating power struggles
Problem-solving with FLAC (as seen on "Oprah")
Session 6: Active Parenting for School Success October 14 @ 2-4 pm
7 Smart Things for School Success
Structuring homework time
How to start now to prevent future use of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs