The following programs are presented by The Resource Place at the JCC.
How do we teach our children to treat people with respect? What kinds of limits and boundaries are appropriate for parents to set? When can children be independent and when do parents need to step in?Judaism has perspectives on all of these questions and more which we will discuss using "The Blessing of a Skinned Knee" by Wendy Mogel, PhD. as a guide. Price includes lunch.
Learn strategies that you can use at home and your child can use in school that do not involve medication. Participants will be given specific exercises that can be implemented right away. Price includes lunch.
Become a more marketable babysitter and have an opportunity to change a child's life. Receive the necessary tools and information to help others and gain important skills that can be used while babysitting, working in an after-school program or at a summer camp.
How do you k now when you're ready to date? If you have children, how do you talk to your children about your social life? What's appropriate to share, or keep private? Join us for this helpful workshop (whether you have children or not) as you navigate this new journey. Price includes lunch.
Facilitator: Dan Rosen, LCSW-R
Prenting comes complete with a wide range of emotions, expectations and responsibilities. Learn techniques and strategies that will allow you to be more present in your parenting. With practice, not only can mindful parenting help you connect on a deeper level with your child, but you will increase your awareness and enjoyment of each of these precious moments that pass by quickly. Price includes lunch.
Our daughters live in a world bombarded with messages from the media about how to look and how to act. Together in a non-threatening environment, explore the ideas of self-love and self-acceptance. Through discussin and yoga, we will explore our strength to face challenges and our or ability to support each other. We will listen to our hearts, share laughter, joy and connection.
Sunday, February 8, 1-3 pm (ages 11-14 and moms), 3:30-5:30 pm (ages 15-18 and moms)
Mike Miller has been telling stories as a teacher, camp counselor, and professional storyteller for over 30 years. He loves entertaining grandparents, parents and children of all ages. Join us for this FREE monthly event.