Parenting with Dignity-Picking up This Ball Is a Victory for All


Community Happenings
Oct 16, 2021
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

G.E.A.R. Parent Network participants to pick up the ball and run with it through a multi-part parenting education course developed by Mac Bledsoe, father of a celebrated New England Patriots’ quarterback. Parenting with Dignity helps parents learn effective techniques for raising responsible, independent children. Occurring virtually on two consecutive Saturdays with one hour for lunch break. Topics include:

Session 1: A Model of Human Performance and Five Rules for Parents – Saturday, Oct. 16 from 9 to 3 p.m.

Session 2: Discipline: Deciding what you Want - Part 1 and 2 – Saturday, Oct. 16 from 9 to 3 p.m.

Session 3: Sending a Constant Message of Love – Part 1 and 2 – Saturday, Oct. 16 Part 1 from 9 to 3 p.m.; Oct. 23 Part 2 from 9 to 3 p.m.

Session 4: Teaching Your Values to Your Kids and Goal Setting – Saturday, Oct. 23 from 9 to 3 p.m.

Session 5: The Reasons Punishment Doesn’t Work – Saturday, Oct. 23 from 9 to 3 p.m.

The course is facilitated by Diane Bouffard, regional parent support coordinator to register for any of the workshops visit: gearparentnetwork.org/events/.