Topic: “Connectedness: Building and Maintaining a Strong Relationship with Your Child”
Presenters: Maureen Bixler, Live Life Counseling, Cumming
February 13, 2019 @ 10 am, Lambert Cafeteria
According to Psychology Today, “We all crave those close moments with our children that melt our hearts. Connection is as essential to us as it is to our children. When our relationship is strong, it's also sweet, so we receive as much as we give. That's what makes parenting worth all the sacrifices. That connection is also the only reason children willingly follow our rules. Kids who feel strongly connected to their parents want to cooperate, if they can. They'll still act like kids, which means their emotions will sometimes overwhelm their still-growing prefrontal cortex. But when they trust us to understand and to be on their side, they're motivated to follow our lead.” Join us for this informative session as we learn to build and maintain our parent-child relationships. Sign-up to attend at https://tinyurl.com/LambertParentsFor questions please contact Venecia Foster, School Social Worker at (678) 965-5050, ext. 411249.