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Faith in My Life Journey

This inspiring annual event, an initiative of the women of the parish of Saint Joseph, is on Thursday 14 November at St Joseph’s Subiaco starting at 7.30pm. Guest speakers Vicky Burrows (Executive Director, Mission and Ethos, Mercy​Care), Maureen Helen (Author) and Tor Taranto (Perth Cana Communities) will talk about their personal life experiences in the context of faith and their spiritual life. To allow time for reflection, a music ensemble will play pieces selected by the guest speakers. Light refreshments will follow. A gold coin donation for Perth Cana Communities will be collected at the event. All welcome.

 

 

 

NO SCAREDY CATS PARENT COURSE –Reducing anxiety and building resilience skills in 2-12 year old children.

2 dates available at our scheduled courses but we also offer this In House if you would like us to present it at your school.

Mon 28th Oct, 4th & 11th Nov, 7-9pm

Tue 25th Nov, 2nd & 9th Dec, 7-9pm.

PARENTS WILL LEARN

  • An overview of how a well-honed theory of parenting (what you need to repeatedly do) can assist parents to manage children’s worries.
  • Coverage of how some misguided policies are making parents and children more anxious.
  • The brain, including how the pre-frontal middle cortex and the amygdala operate, and where fear and anxiety originates.
  • Commonly misused phrases and cognitive distortions used by children and their peers.
  • A helicopter view of what risks we can allow and which require us to keep children safe.
  • ‘Traps and trip wires’: what to do when a child’s amygdala starts to play-up.
  • Memorable strengthening sayings, questioning strategies and mindfulness exercises.

 

1-2-3 Magic and Emotion Coaching Parent Course

To help manage difficult behaviour in children, calmly and effectively. Learn how to use empathy so kids begin to identify their emotions and become better at managing them. This enables them to take more responsibility for their own behaviour.

2 dates available at our scheduled courses but we also offer this In House if you would like us to present it at your school.

Mon 28th Oct, 4th & 11th Nov, 7-9pm

Mon 25th Nov, 2nd & 9th Dec, 7-9pm

PARENTS WILL LEARN

  • The two approaches to parenting.
  • How to discipline without arguing, yelling or smacking.
  • How to handle kids testing behaviour.
  • How to show empathy while developing emotional intelligence in your child.
  • How to teach and encourage positive behaviour, social skills and independence.
  • How to strengthen the relationship with your child.
  • How to manage obnoxious behaviour.

 

 

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All will be well, just come as you are.

All will be well, just come as you are.